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Storytelling from the Bible: Make Scripture Live for All Ages Through the Art of Storytelling Janet Litherland

Storytelling from the Bible: Make Scripture Live for All Ages Through the Art of Storytelling

Janet Litherland

Published September 1st 1991
ISBN : 9780916260804
Paperback
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 About the Book 

A live retelling of Bible stories has an exciting impact that mere reading cant match. This complete guide contains the how-to and the materials so that anyone may captivate listeners through the enduring art of storytelling. Part I -- The TellingMoreA live retelling of Bible stories has an exciting impact that mere reading cant match. This complete guide contains the how-to and the materials so that anyone may captivate listeners through the enduring art of storytelling. Part I -- The Telling gives helpful pointers on gestures, vocal inflection, how to adapt stories for different church-related occasions and more. Part II -- The Old Testament Stories and Part III -- The New Testament Stories contain forty-six fascinating tales which have been adapted specifically for the spoken medium. The Bibles most colorful characters are featured in these vibrant and imaginative renditions designed to entertain and challenge. Each story is followed by several questions and ideas to foster discussion. Includes a well-researched appendix and a pronunciation guide.