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Bible stories for children

Author: Geoffrey M Horn; Arthur Cavanaugh; Arvis L Stewart; Maron L Waxman
Publisher: New York : MacMillan, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sixty-three favorite stories are retold here in simple, traditional language that can be easily understood by children of all ages. Each story is short enough to be read aloud in a single sitting and is printed in large, clear type so young readers can enjoy it on their own. Includes more than 150 full-color illustrations of stories from both the Old and New Testaments.
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Genre/Form: Bible stories
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey M Horn; Arthur Cavanaugh; Arvis L Stewart; Maron L Waxman
ISBN: 9780025540606 0025540602
OCLC Number: 5942149
Description: xiii, 317 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: The creation --
Adam and Eve --
Cain and Abel --
Noah's ark --
The tower of Babel --
Abraham --
Isasac and Rebecca --
Jacob and Esau --
Jacob's ladder --
Leah and Rachel --
Jacob's return --
The coat of many colors --
Pharaoh's dreams --
Joseph and his brothers --
The burning bush --
Escape from Egypt --
In the wilderness --
The ten commandments --The golden calf --
The death of Moses --
The battle of Jericho --
Gideon's trumpets --
Samson and the Philistines --
Ruth and Naomi --
Samuel and Saul --
David and his harp --
David and Goliath --
David becomes king --
The judgment of Solomon --
The prophet Elijah --
Esther, queen of Persia --
The story of Job --
Daniel in the lion's den --
Jonah, the prophet --
The birth of Jesus --
The flight into Egypt --
Jesus' childhood --
John the Baptist --
The temptation of Jesus --
The apostles --
The wedding at Cana --
Curing the sick --
The sermon on the Mount --
Jesus calms a storm --
Jesus meets the Pharisees --
Jesus speaks in parables: The sower and the seed ; The wheat and the weeds ; The mustard seed ; The wicked servant ; The good samaritan ; The good shepherd ; The prodigal son --
Death of John the Baptist --
Feeding the five thousand --
Jesus and Simon --
Jairus' daughter --
The transfiguration --
Lazarus raised from the dead --
The entry into Jerusalem --
The last supper --
The trial of Jesus --
The crucifixion --
Jesus comes back.
Responsibility: retold by Geoffrey Horn and Arthur Cavanaugh ; illustrated by Arvis Stewart ; [editor, Maron L. Waxman].

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Sixty-three favorite stories are retold here in simple, traditional language that can be easily understood by children of all ages. Each story is short enough to be read aloud in a single sitting and is printed in large, clear type so young readers can enjoy it on their own. Includes more than 150 full-color illustrations of stories from both the Old and New Testaments.

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