The Nativity
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The Nativity A play for Christmas from the Gospel according to St. Luke by Dory Younger

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Published by C.S.S. Pub. Co .
Written in English


  • Christmas plays,
  • Crib in Christian art and tradition,
  • Drama

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages8
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11308198M
ISBN 100895366142
ISBN 109780895366146

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In a companion to ’s Creation, which drew on the book of Genesis, Rylant crafts a spare, graceful rendition of the Nativity, with text adapted from the King James Bible. Following pages that herald Jesus’s birth in Bethlehem, Rylant moves beyond the familiar Christmas story to incorporate several of Jesus’s teachings from the Sermon on the Mount, known as the beatitudes: “Blessed are the poor, /5(25). This is my favorite nativity picture book. The text is taken from the KJ Bible and the illustrations are a treat. The tattered wings and combat boots on the angels are a fun interpretation. Pregnant Mary is portrayed more realistically in this cartoon style than in more traditional renderings/5. This book is out of print, but worth buying if you can find a copy that's in good shape. I love that this is pop-up and has moving parts to give it a little extra something for small children. The images are beautiful and it tells the nativity story in an easy to follow way. Adult help is recommended for small children/5(15). Nativity is a lovely picture book written and illustrated by Newbery Award winning author Cynthia Rylant. It tells the story of the birth of Christ and continues into when the babe, who was called Jesus, became and man, he stood one day on a mountain before a great multitude of /5.

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The Nativity book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. - Experiments explore basic principles of physics, chemistry and biolog /5. A Savior Is Born, Rocks Tell the Story of Christmas, created by Patti Rokus, is an unforgettable picture book that uses majestic rock art and simple yet powerful text to inspire wonder and awe as the miracle of Christmas unfolds across the pages. Readers will be absorbed in the nature-filled artwork that shows the birth of Jesus and the celebration of the very first Christmas in a powerful and unique way/5(88). The Nativity Story FOR YOUNG CHILDREN ILLUSTRATIONS BY SIMINI BLOCKER One day an angel came to Mary and told her she was going to have a baby! The angel said she should name the baby Jesus. The baby would be the Son of God, the Savior. A long time ago, a woman named Mary and a man named Joseph were going to be married. Mary andFile Size: 2MB.   The biblical story of the Nativity is one about faith, love—and a miracle. With illustrations that are enchanting and unexpected, Julie Vivas reveals the human side to Mary's story, beautifully imagining the Angel Gabriel delivering the news to her, the exhausting journey with Joseph to Bethlehem, and at last the deliverance of the baby : HMH Books.