Plays » Religious & Liturgical

Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral
You set the price! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A martyrdom is never the design of man; for the true martyr is he who has become the instrument of God, who has lost his will in the Will of God, not lost it but found it, for he has found freedom in submission to God. The martyr no longer desires anything for himself, not even the glory of martyrdom.
In Their Own Words: An Eyewitness Account Of Christmas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Just imagine...What would happen if we could go back to that first Christmas, and have the characters tell their own stories? "In Their Own Eyes: An Eyewitness Account of Christmas" takes you back to that long-ago night, and the people who were there. Meet the characters everybody knows and also a few unknowns like Mary’s father, the innkeeper, and the little boy with no name.
I Can See God's Word (Skit)
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This easy-to-perform skit is about a boy named Jake who cheats on his math test. When he gets caught, he finds an old Bible his grandpa left him and learns the truth: Jesus is the Word of God and that is how God saves us.
The Life of Joseph - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The story of Joseph is one of amazing heights and crushing lows which throughout display a God which is ultimately in control and working all things for the good of the fledgling nation of Israel.
Damon & Pythias - Drama Script for People or Puppets
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a dramatisation of a short story from ancient Greece. Damon and Pythias are friends and when Pythias is accussed of being a traitor and sentenced to die, Damon takes his place so that his friend can say goodbye to his parents. This short play demonstrates the love of a friend who is willing to die in the place of another. This can be used to illustrate Jesus' love for us!
The Life of Daniel - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The events reported in the book of Daniel occurred during the time of the exile in Babylon. Although it was a time of deep despair for the people, it was also a period when spectacular events took place. These are some of the most dramatic events in the whole of the Bible. These scripts can be performed by either live actors or puppets and as a six part serial or as six individaul plays.
The Easter Story - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The Easter Story is presented as three separate plays which aim to portray the Easter story from a diffierent angle. If the Governor Hears - from the perspective of Pilate at Jesus' trail. Jesus is Alive! - from the perspective of the traders in the temple. Soldiers aren't paid to think - from the perspective of the soldiers guarding the tomb of Jesus.
The Christmas Story - Drama Scripts for People or Puppets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The Christmas story has been broken into 3 sections. Each could be performed separately or all used together. A 4th script "Christians Awake has also been included. This short script tells the story of the writing of the carol "Christians Awake, Salute the Happy Morn". It could be used very effectively in a Christmas service or Sunday School breakup.
2 Christmas Plays for Women's Groups
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
These two Christmas plays by Christian novelist Regina Russell will bring the real meaning of Christmas to the forefront of any Christian women's group. "Jesus' Christmas List" and "The Friendship Bomb" can be simply or as elaborately staged as desired for your group's needs.
Conversion Rites and Wrongs
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short play for a man and a woman, in which they discuss the pros and cons of converting to Islam. It is meanty to be comedic, not didactic. There are no fees for performance as long as the author is correctly attributed.
Give Us Barabbas!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
This Easter play is presented from the perspective of Barabbas, a criminal and a rebel against the Roman Empire. He is set to be executed with his two accomplices when an unexpected turn of events brings him before the court of Pontius Pilate--leading to an outcome Barabbas could have never imagined.
Christmas In Hell
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
Dives is a wealthy entrepreneur with a bad attitude towards Christmas, Christians and the underprivileged of our society, until one day...He wakes up in hell.
Too Late: A Dramatic Play
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a short play centered on the consequences of entering eternity without salvation, given freely by the grace of God. It's designed for the Christian church (youth group), regardless of denomination. It's very intense and will draw a highly emotional and hopefully spiritual response from anyone without Christ who sees it. Make sure your soul is prepared...before it's Too Late.
Crossroads At the Way and Churchianity
Series: Crossroads, Act II. Price: Free! Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
A young pastor explores the best path for his future ministry. His worldview is shattered by conversations with the Apostles John and Paul, as well as Christian leaders, from businessmen to pastors, from America to China. Restoring the “strategery” of the corporate Church to God’s original plan in Scripture is never easy, but it’s encouraging to hear from the voice of the past.
Crossroads At the Day of Bapticost
Series: Crossroads, Act I. Price: Free! Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
In the style of classic British banter, Evangelical Seminary Student meets Captain Charismatic… Jesus mediates. Trek through nearly every topic of debate in the American Protestant Church today. Easy-to-read, scripted format, and with limited playwright permissions included with purchase, you might just read what you’ve always wanted to say and learn how to make a friend you have always wanted.
Three Conversations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Three conversations in a restaurant between three separate groups of people all about the same topic.
A New Star
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A Children's Nativity Musical. Suitable for Year 3 (approx. age 8) - whom the main text is aimed at, and under, although others can also get involved. You can download all of the audio tracks for free from the website associated with this work. This work is offered free to schools, nurseries and church groups that wish to raise funds for themselves, their PTAs or their closely related charities.
The Fading Flower and Swallow the Sun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
In "The Fading Flower," when the son of Emma and Joseph Smith starts investigating the mysteries behind his father's involvement in polygamy, Emma must confront a chapter in her life that she would have rather left closed. "Swallow the Sun" follows C. S. Lewis on his journey from staunch atheist to one of the world's greatest defenders of Christianity.
Giordano Bruno
Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Giordano Bruno is one of the famous personalities of the Italian Renaissance. The unjust and barbarian death he had in 1600 when he was burnt at the stake in Rome, transformed him into a martyr of the science. This four acts play deals with that Renaissance titan’s human and intellectual journey.
Christian Skits & Such
You set the price! Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This ebook contains between twenty and forty works (depending on your counting skills) written for any possible occasion. How can you perform skits about brainsucking zombies, murderous Mob families, and bulimic beluga whales in church (or anywhere else)? And let's not forget grammatically challenged ninjas. Buy Nick's new multi-format ebook and find out, or wonder forever.