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Dazzling Lights by Neeti Tibrewala
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This book comprises of some fables behind the festival of lights and a simple ritual we follow for the day has been put in poetic form. Our culture is filled with festivals. This is my sincere attempt to cover maximum festival that we celebrate at my place. My poems are very close to my life and also live of many in this world.
The Other Thief: an Easter Sunday Monologue by Geno Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
A dynamic and emotional monologue, viewing the day of Jesus' crucifixion through the eyes of the thief hung beside Him. Average performance time runs15 - 18 minute (depending on the actor). No royalties are charged for performances.
The Pastor's Child by Temienor Tuedon
Price: $12.50 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
A pastor’s child wakes up and begins to ask all the forbidden questions. The pastor is distraught. Is this going to be his dreaded apocalypse? Sure enough things grow from bad to worse as the penchant for asking questions becomes infectious. Meanwhile, his wife and a trusted family friend are in their own ways more than casually interested in the pastor's venture: The Tintinnabulation Ministry.
A Dialogue on Trinity by Domenic Marbaniang
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
13-Year old Madeleine approaches her dad, Rev. Clarke, for answer to a question on Trinity and a dialogue ensues. They begin by discussing problems of consciousness and personality in the Three persons of the Godhead and proceed on to evaluate various theories, models, and views on the doctrine before finally evaluating the concept of "Unity" in Zeno's paradoxes and in the Priestly prayer of Jesus
The Case of the Broken Heart by Richard von Fuchs
Price: Free! Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A smooth talking American evangelist is building a church in a small town outside Vancouver and drops dead in the middle of a sermon. Many people who know and serve him have a motive to kill him. Was it murder or heart disease?
Daughters of Judah-A Dramatic Musical by Doris
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Daughters of Judah vividly brings to life the stories of eight women of the Bible through riveting story, song and dance. Whether enjoyed as a theatrical production, used for group discussion , or simply for the pleasure of a good read, it is sure to entertain and inspire.
Leaping Off the Page: Any Time of the Year Edition by L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 32,990. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Here is a collection of one-act plays, shorter sketches, and monodramas (one-person plays) that can be used in Christian ministry.
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.
Ol' Zak, After the Angel: A Monologue by Lowell Uda
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Zechariah is struck dumb by an angel, in Luke 3: 7 - 18. His loss of voice becomes a metaphor for me, of forgetting that all things are possible with God. As I entered into ministry after graduating from The Iliff School of Theology, I wondered what would happen in my writing life. Would I doubt the birth of something new and lose my voice as Zechariah did?
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.
17 Short Play On Romans 8 by William Kritlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
I find myself in Romans 8 whenever I doubt who God is, how much He loves His children, how He’s ordered things, and how the world and everything and everyone in it is under his control.. If for no other verse than Romans 8:28 - “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” These short play affirm all this and more.
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.
The Gift: A Salvation Skit for Christmas by Cheryl Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
This free skit illustrates that salvation is a gift from God. It can be performed by churches, youth groups, Bible clubs and schools.
The Baron's Daughter (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
The citizens of Miles Gap want land for a church. But greedy Baron Von Zandenberg stubbornly refuses to sell or give his land away. Local cowboy, Jeb Donovan, tries convincing the Baron it's the right thing to do, only to get himself beat up by the Baron's men. All hope for a church seems lost . . . until Cassandra, the Baron's daughter, returns to Miles Gap.
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?
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.
Ten Plays: Short, easy dramas for churches by Rosalie Sugrue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Women Authors
Lay preacher Rosalie Sugrue's short plays and meditations are ideal to present in church. They encourage us to engage with Bible and historical characters, and explore important themes. Staging is simple. Few props or costumes are required. Most work best with a combination of children and adults.
Lost And Found - A Children's Christmas Play by Kathleen Morris
Series: Holiday Plays, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This is a musical play for children about the nativity. It can be performed by your entire Sunday School or just a small group. It retells the birth of Christ with a twist. It speaks of Christ's redeeming love and forgiveness and brings forth a powerful message of redemption and forgiveness for young and old. It will prove that Christ has the power to find All his lost sheep,no matter what!