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Give Us Barabbas! by Stoney M. Setzer
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.
Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral by Anand Mathew
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.
A Quick Guide to "Murder in the Cathedral" by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 27 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 160. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Murder in the Cathedral” by T. S. Eliot was first performed in 1935. It is a verse drama that presents the assassination of Archbishop Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral in 1170.
A Christmas Calamity (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
When Cliff Foster's five daughters discover they're about to lose their house, two weeks before Christmas, they conspire to convince the banker to stop the foreclosure. Hilarity ensues in this 1930's comedy about a family coming to terms with calamity, and learning to count their blessings through it all.
Rascal Rite for Christmas (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Rascal Rite and her two sisters try to make it on their own. But times are hard in New York City, 1855. Orphans are being transported to the mid-west where farmers are in desperate need of workers. Soon, the Rite sisters are bound for Ohio too. But when it comes to finding a real home, Rascal Rite proves to be like her name—a rascal! Can they find a real home in time for Christmas?
Hey Joe, What Do You Know by Everett Robert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
A short original Christmas monologue about Joseph, the earthly father of Jesus. This 2-3 minute monologue is perfect for religious Christmas programs. Please do not perform without giving proper credit to the author. Please inform the author if used and think about blessing the author for his work and for royalties.
Literature Help: The Trials of Brother Jero by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 113 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 318. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The play basically makes mockery of the rapid spread of Christianity across Africa. Wole Soyinka deals with the issue very intelligently and making it as interesting as it can be. There is a phony preacher who deceives common people and his followers.
Godscam by Thom Whalen
Price: Free! Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A man tells a young Christian woman that he is God. Can she believe him? Does she dare not believe him? Who is scamming who in this duel of wits, logic, and faith? A full-length stage play told in twelve acts.
The Day God Returned by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Australian & Oceanian
This is a short play that looks at the day God returns and sits down and has a chat with a patron of the local pub. Funny and thought provoking for those with an open mind. Can you handle it?
The End of an Over Glorified World by Nosa Iguodala
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The book has five different Chapters, Chapter 1 - Few But Sane, Chapter 2 - The Cradle of The Unknown, Chapter 3 - Timed Existence of Man, Chapter 4 - Injury Time and Chapter 5 - The End Speaks For The Beginning. The five chapters are all mind blowing, putting the readers mind to work, as he or she tries to make comparison between the reality of life and man’s true existence with relation to God.
April Fools (Comedy/Drama Play Script) by Daris Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Three roommates play an April Fools joke on their roommate by setting her up with a nonexistent guy. But when a guy arrives who has been beaten and mugged and can't remember who he is she thinks he is the guy. Things get interesting.
2 Christmas Plays for Women's Groups by Regina Russell
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.
Sri Gita Govinda by Jayadeva Goswami
Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Commentary by Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja Edited by Vicitri dasi Sri Gita-govinda is the zenith of all literatures; the poet himself confidently tells his audience this fact at the beginning as well as at the end of his divine masterpiece. This great classic is an immaculate presentation of sacred amorous love,
The Easter Story - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets by Owen & Stephen Shelley
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.
La Homosexualidad, El desafio pastoral del siglo XXI by Mario Gonzalez, Sr
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: Spanish. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Hablar de homosexualidad hace una decada era un tema tabú, hoy día es una necesidad. En este libro se desafía a la iglesia a que asuma la apertura al diálogo y a su labor pastoral, sin dejar de lado sus convicciones.
Christmas Gift by David Bobbieson
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
This touching play tells the true story of a father who comes to visit his son unannounced on Christmas Eve. Through the dialogue between the father and the son, the audience learns why being a follower of Jesus helps us to be better people. This play requires only 3 actors, very few props, and takes 7 minutes to perform.