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The Word became flesh

John opens his gospel by describing how God became man and lived among us. (John 1:1-18)

John opens his gospel by describing how God became man and lived among us.

John 1:1-18

Birth of John foretold

An angel appears to Zechariah promising him a son, but as his wife Elizabeth is too old to bear children he has doubts. (Luke 1:5-25)

An angel appears to Zechariah promising him a son, but as his wife Elizabeth is too old to bear children he has doubts.

Luke 1:5-25

Birth of Jesus foretold

An angel visits Mary. (Luke 1:26-38)

An angel visits Mary.

Luke 1:26-38

Mary visits Elizabeth

Mary goes to visit Zechariah's wife, Elizabeth. (Luke 1:39-56)

Mary goes to visit Zechariah's wife, Elizabeth.

Luke 1:39-56

Birth of John the Baptist

Zechariah and Elizabeth have a baby just as God had promised and he is named John. (Luke 1:57-80)

Zechariah and Elizabeth have a baby just as God had promised and he is named John.

Luke 1:57-80

Joseph marries Mary

An angel tells Joseph that Mary's pregnancy is God's will. (Matthew 1:18-25)

An angel tells Joseph that Mary's pregnancy is God's will.

Matthew 1:18-25

Birth of Jesus

Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem where Jesus is born. Shepherds hear the good news from angels. (Luke 2:1-20)

Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem where Jesus is born. Shepherds hear the good news from angels.

Luke 2:1-20

Wise Men visit Jesus

Wise men from the east are led to Jesus. (Matthew 2:1-12)

Wise men from the east are led to Jesus.

Matthew 2:1-12

Escape to Egypt

An angel warns Joseph to flee to Egypt with Mary and Jesus as Herod is plotting to kill the new born king. (Matthew 2:13-23)

An angel warns Joseph to flee to Egypt with Mary and Jesus as Herod is plotting to kill the new born king.

Matthew 2:13-23

Infant Jesus at the Temple

Simeon and Anna see baby Jesus and praise God for sending the Saviour of the world. (Luke 2:22-40)

Simeon and Anna see baby Jesus and praise God for sending the Saviour of the world.

Luke 2:22-40

Boy Jesus at the Temple

Mary and Joseph return to Jerusalem and find Jesus in the Temple. (Luke 2:41-52)

Mary and Joseph return to Jerusalem and find Jesus in the Temple.

Luke 2:41-52

John the Baptist's ministry

John the Baptist starts preaching in the wilderness of Judea and crowds come to hear him and be baptised. (Matthew 3:1-12)

John the Baptist starts preaching in the wilderness of Judea and crowds come to hear him and be baptised.

Matthew 3:1-12

Baptism of Jesus

Jesus is baptised by John. (Matthew 3:13-17)

Jesus is baptised by John.

Matthew 3:13-17

The temptation of Jesus

Jesus eats nothing for forty days in the wilderness, and is tempted by Satan. (Matthew 4:1-11)

Jesus eats nothing for forty days in the wilderness, and is tempted by Satan.

Matthew 4:1-11

Jesus' first disciples

Peter, Andrew Philip and Nathanael start to follow Jesus (John 1:35-51)

Peter, Andrew Philip and Nathanael start to follow Jesus

John 1:35-51

Nicodemus

Jesus talks with Nicodemus about being born of the Spirit and eternal life. (John 3:1-17)

Jesus talks with Nicodemus about being born of the Spirit and eternal life.

John 3:1-17

The Samaritan woman

Jesus talks with a Samaritan woman about 'Living water'. (John 4:1-42)

Jesus talks with a Samaritan woman about 'Living water'.

John 4:1-42

Jesus heals the Official's son

Jesus speaks in Cana to heal the son of an official in Capernaum. (John 4:43-53)

Jesus speaks in Cana to heal the son of an official in Capernaum.

John 4:43-53

Jesus' rejection at Nazareth

Jesus teaches where He grew up in Nazareth but people don't like what He is saying, so Jesus leaves. (Luke 4:14-30)

Jesus teaches where He grew up in Nazareth but people don't like what He is saying, so Jesus leaves.

Luke 4:14-30

The calling of the first disciples

After fishing all night without a catch Peter obeys Jesus and casts his net on the other side of the boat. As a result four fisherman become 'fishers of men'. (Luke 5:1-11)

After fishing all night without a catch Peter obeys Jesus and casts his net on the other side of the boat. As a result four fisherman become 'fishers of men'.

Luke 5:1-11

Jesus drives out an evil spirit

Jesus confronts a man shouting at him in the synagogue. (Luke 4:31-37)

Jesus confronts a man shouting at him in the synagogue.

Luke 4:31-37

Jesus heals Peter's mother-in-law

After healing Peter's mother-in-law Jesus spends the evening healing others brought to Him. (Luke 4:38-43)

After healing Peter's mother-in-law Jesus spends the evening healing others brought to Him.

Luke 4:38-43

Jesus heals the leper

A man with leprosy begs Jesus to heal him. (Luke 5:12-16)

A man with leprosy begs Jesus to heal him.

Luke 5:12-16

Jesus heals the paralytic

Jesus demonstrates His authority to forgive sins by healing a paralysed man. (Luke 5:17-26)

Jesus demonstrates His authority to forgive sins by healing a paralysed man.

Luke 5:17-26

Jesus calls Matthew

When Jesus asks a tax collector to become his disciple there are those who disapprove. (Matthew 9:9-13)

When Jesus asks a tax collector to become his disciple there are those who disapprove.

Matthew 9:9-13

Parables of the New Cloth and Wineskins

Two parables Jesus told about unshrunk cloth and new wineskins. (Matthew 9:14-17)

Two parables Jesus told about unshrunk cloth and new wineskins.

Matthew 9:14-17

Jesus heals the lame man at the pool

Jesus heals a lame man at the pool Bethesda of on the Sabbath. (John 5:1-15)

Jesus heals a lame man at the pool Bethesda of on the Sabbath.

John 5:1-15

Lord of the Sabbath

Jesus is questioned about His disciples rubbing grain in their hands on the Sabbath. (Luke 6:1-5)

Jesus is questioned about His disciples rubbing grain in their hands on the Sabbath.

Luke 6:1-5

Jesus heals on the Sabbath

Jesus causes outrage by heaing a man with a withered hand on the Sabbath. (Luke 6:6-11)

Jesus causes outrage by heaing a man with a withered hand on the Sabbath.

Luke 6:6-11

The Beatitudes

Jesus talks about eight blessings during His sermon on the mount. (Matthew 5:1-12)

Jesus talks about eight blessings during His sermon on the mount.

Matthew 5:1-12

The parable of salt and light

Jesus talks about salt and light to teach the crowds how they should live. (Matthew 5:13-16)

Jesus talks about salt and light to teach the crowds how they should live.

Matthew 5:13-16

Jesus teaches about adultery and divorce

Jesus teaches about the sin of adultery and the consequences of divorce. (Matthew 5:27-32)

Jesus teaches about the sin of adultery and the consequences of divorce.

Matthew 5:27-32

The Lord's prayer

Jesus teaches us how to pray. (Matthew 6:1-15)

Jesus teaches us how to pray.

Matthew 6:1-15

Jesus teaches about fasting

Jesus teaches about fasting and that our heart will be found in what we treasure. (Matthew 6:16-24)

Jesus teaches about fasting and that our heart will be found in what we treasure.

Matthew 6:16-24

Jesus teaches about worry

Jesus tells us not to worry because He will take care of all of our needs. (Matthew 6:25-34)

Jesus tells us not to worry because He will take care of all of our needs.

Matthew 6:25-34

The parable of the Wise and Foolish builders

Jesus likens the way we respond to His teaching to a wise and foolish builder. (Matthew 7:24-29)

Jesus likens the way we respond to His teaching to a wise and foolish builder.

Matthew 7:24-29

Jesus calms the storm

When a sudden storm threatens to capsize their boat the disciples turn to Jesus for help. (Matthew 8:18, 23-27)

When a sudden storm threatens to capsize their boat the disciples turn to Jesus for help.

Matthew 8:18, 23-27

Lord of the Harvest

Jesus tells us to pray for more workers to go into the harvest field. (Matthew 9:35-38)

Jesus tells us to pray for more workers to go into the harvest field.

Matthew 9:35-38

The Parable of the Sower

Jesus tells a parable about a seed being sown on different soils to help us understand how different people respond to God's Word. (Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23)

Jesus tells a parable about a seed being sown on different soils to help us understand how different people respond to God's Word.

Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23

Weeds, Mustard Seed and Leaven Parables

Jesus tells three parables about the Kingdom of Heaven using weeds (tares), a mustard seed and yeast as illustrations. (Matthew 13:24-43)

Jesus tells three parables about the Kingdom of Heaven using weeds (tares), a mustard seed and yeast as illustrations.

Matthew 13:24-43

Feeding of the 4000

A crowd is with Jesus for three days and has nothing to eat, so Jesus feeds them with seven loaves of bread. (Mark 8:1-10)

A crowd is with Jesus for three days and has nothing to eat, so Jesus feeds them with seven loaves of bread.

Mark 8:1-10

The parable of the ten virgins

Jesus tells a story encouraging His followers to always be ready because His return will be unexpected. (Matthew 25:1-13)

Jesus tells a story encouraging His followers to always be ready because His return will be unexpected.

Matthew 25:1-13

The Trial of Jesus begins

Jesus is questioned by the Jewish leaders. (Matthew 26:57-68)

Jesus is questioned by the Jewish leaders.

Matthew 26:57-68

Denials by Peter

Peter denies that he knows Jesus three times, and Judas hangs himself. (Matthew 26:69-75, Luke 22:54-62, John 18:15-18, 25-27)

Peter denies that he knows Jesus three times, and Judas hangs himself.

Matthew 26:69-75, Luke 22:54-62, John 18:15-18, 25-27

Jesus before Pilate

Jesus is questioned by Pilate. (Mark 15:1-5, Luke 23:1-4, John 18:28-38)

Jesus is questioned by Pilate.

Mark 15:1-5, Luke 23:1-4, John 18:28-38

Mocking of Jesus

The crowd wants Barabbas released instead of Jesus, and Pilate has Jesus flogged. (Matthew 27:11-31, Mark 15:6-20, Luke 23:8-25, John 18:39-40, 19:1-16)

The crowd wants Barabbas released instead of Jesus, and Pilate has Jesus flogged.

Matthew 27:11-31, Mark 15:6-20, Luke 23:8-25, John 18:39-40, 19:1-16

Pilate tries to release Jesus

Pilate believes Jesus is innocent, but the crowd wants Jesus to be crucified. (Matthew 27:19-26, John 19:1-16)

Pilate believes Jesus is innocent, but the crowd wants Jesus to be crucified.

Matthew 27:19-26, John 19:1-16

Jesus led away

Jesus and two other criminals are taken to be executed. (Matthew 27:16-22, Mark 15:25-47, Luke 23: 26-33, John 19:16-17)

Jesus and two other criminals are taken to be executed.

Matthew 27:16-22, Mark 15:25-47, Luke 23: 26-33, John 19:16-17

Crucifixion of Jesus

Jesus is nailed to a cross at Golgotha. (Matthew 27:32-44, Mark 15:22-32, Luke 23:26-43, John 19:18-27)

Jesus is nailed to a cross at Golgotha.

Matthew 27:32-44, Mark 15:22-32, Luke 23:26-43, John 19:18-27

Jesus on the cross

While on the cross Jesus is mocked, and one of the criminals talks with Jesus. (Matthew 27:38-44, Mark 15:27-32, Luke 23:39-43
)

While on the cross Jesus is mocked, and one of the criminals talks with Jesus.

Matthew 27:38-44, Mark 15:27-32, Luke 23:39-43

Death of Jesus

Jesus dies, and the temple curtain is torn in two pieces. (Matthew 27:45-66, Mark 15:33-41, Luke 23:44-49, John 19:28-37)

Jesus dies, and the temple curtain is torn in two pieces.

Matthew 27:45-66, Mark 15:33-41, Luke 23:44-49, John 19:28-37

Burial of Jesus

Jesus is buried in the tomb of Joseph of Arimathea. (Matthew 27:57-61, Mark 15:42-47, Luke 23:50-56, John 19:38-42)

Jesus is buried in the tomb of Joseph of Arimathea.

Matthew 27:57-61, Mark 15:42-47, Luke 23:50-56, John 19:38-42

Guard at the tomb

Pilate sends soldiers to guard the tomb. (Matthew 27:62-66)

Pilate sends soldiers to guard the tomb.

Matthew 27:62-66

The Resurrection of Jesus

Mary Magdalene and Mary go to the tomb where Jesus is buried, and an angel tells them that Jesus has risen from the dead.  (Matthew 28:2-4, Mark 16:1, 4-7, Luke 24:9-11, John 20:3-10)

Mary Magdalene and Mary go to the tomb where Jesus is buried, and an angel tells them that Jesus has risen from the dead.

Matthew 28:2-4, Mark 16:1, 4-7, Luke 24:9-11, John 20:3-10

Jesus' appearance to Mary Magdalene

Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene and sends her to the disciples to tell them what He said to her. (John 20:10-18)

Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene and sends her to the disciples to tell them what He said to her.

John 20:10-18

Jesus' Appearance on the road to Emmaus

Jesus appears to two disciples who are talking about His crucifixion and resurrection. (Luke 24:13-35)

Jesus appears to two disciples who are talking about His crucifixion and resurrection.

Luke 24:13-35

Jesus' Appearance to the Disciples and Thomas

Jesus appears to His disciples and shows them His hands and side. (John 20:19-31)

Jesus appears to His disciples and shows them His hands and side.

John 20:19-31

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Zechariah is promised a son

 When God promises Zechariah and Elizabeth a son, Zechariah has doubts and is struck dumb. (Luke 1:5-25, 39-45, 57-80)

When God promises Zechariah and Elizabeth a son, Zechariah has doubts and is struck dumb.

Luke 1:5-25, 39-45, 57-80

An Angel visits Joseph

Free Bible images of the Christmas story: An angel visits Joseph. (Matthew 1:18-25)

The Christmas story: An angel visits Joseph.

Matthew 1:18-25

An Angel visits Mary

Free Bible images of the Christmas story: An angel visits Mary. (Luke 1:26-38)

The Christmas story: An angel visits Mary.

Luke 1:26-38

Mary visits Elizabeth

Free Bible images of the Christmas story: Mary visits Elizabeth. (Luke 1:39-56)

The Christmas story: Mary visits Elizabeth.

Luke 1:39-56

The birth of Jesus

Free Bible images of the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem. (Luke 2:1-7)

The Christmas story: The birth of Jesus.

Luke 2:1-7

Shepherds worship Jesus

Free Bible images of the Christmas story: Angels announce the birth of Jesus to shepherds outside Bethlehem (Luke 2:8-21)

The Christmas story: Angels announce the birth of Jesus to shepherds outside Bethlehem.

Luke 2:8-21

Wise Men worship Jesus

Free Bible images of the Wise Men (Magi) following a new bright star to bring gifts to the new born king. (Matthew 2:1-14)

The Christmas story: Wise Men worship Jesus.

Matthew 2:1-14

Simeon and Anna thank God for sending Jesus

Simeon and Anna thank God for sending Jesus (Luke 2:21-40)

Simeon and Anna thank God for sending Jesus

Luke 2:21-40

12-year-old Jesus in the Temple

Free Bible images of 12-year-old Jesus asking questions and giving answers to astonished Teachers of the Law in the Temple in Jerusalem while His parents search for Him. (Luke 2:41-52)

12-year-old Jesus asks questions and gives answers to astonished Teachers of the Law in the Temple in Jerusalem while His parents search for Him.

Luke 2:41-52

Jesus heals a man with leprosy

Jesus touches and heals a man with leprosy. (Matthew 8:1-4, Mark 1:40-45, Luke 5:12-16)

Jesus touches and heals a man with leprosy.

Matthew 8:1-4, Mark 1:40-45, Luke 5:12-16

Jesus heals many in Capernaum

Jesus heals Simon Peter's mother-in-law and many others in Capernaum. (Matthew 8:14-17, Mark 1:29-34, Luke 4:38-44)

Jesus heals Simon Peter's mother-in-law and many others in Capernaum.

Matthew 8:14-17, Mark 1:29-34, Luke 4:38-44

Jesus delivers a possessed man

Jesus delivers a demon possessed man in the synagogue. (Mark 1:21-28, Luke 4:31-37)

Jesus delivers a demon possessed man in the synagogue.

Mark 1:21-28, Luke 4:31-37

Jesus forgives and heals a paralysed man

A paralysed man's friends make a gap in the roof to lower him to Jesus. (Mark 2:2-12, Luke 5:17-26)

A paralysed man's friends make a gap in the roof to lower him to Jesus.

Mark 2:2-12, Luke 5:17-26

Wedding at Cana

Jesus intervenes when the host of a wedding runs out of wine. (John 2:1-11)

Jesus intervenes when the host of a wedding runs out of wine.

John 2:1-11

Jesus heals a Roman Centurion's servant

When the Roman Centurion discovers his servant is dying he turns to Jesus for help. (Matthew 8:5-13, Luke 7:2-9)

When the Roman Centurion discovers his servant is dying he turns to Jesus for help.

Matthew 8:5-13, Luke 7:2-9

Jesus calms a storm

Jesus is asleep in the back of a boat when a violent storm strikes. (Matthew 8:23-27, Mark 4:35-41, Luke 8:22-25)

Jesus is asleep in the back of a boat when a violent storm strikes.

Matthew 8:23-27, Mark 4:35-41, Luke 8:22-25

Jesus delivers a wild man

Jesus delivers a possessed wild man living among the tombs on the other side of Lake Galilee. (Mark 5:1-20, Luke 8:26-39)

Jesus delivers a possessed wild man living among the tombs on the other side of Lake Galilee.

Mark 5:1-20, Luke 8:26-39

Jairus sees Jesus raise his daughter to life

Two miracles, as Jesus heals a woman who touched the hem of his garment then travels to the home of Jairus to raise his daughter to life. (Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56)

Two miracles, as Jesus heals a woman who touched the hem of his garment then travels to the home of Jairus to raise his daughter to life.

Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56

Jesus raises a dead man to life

Jesus raises a dead man to life at Nain. (Luke 7:11-17)

Jesus raises a dead man to life at Nain.

Luke 7:11-17

Jesus and the lame man at the pool of Bethesda

When Jesus heals a lame man at the pool of Bethesda it causes controversy when the man carries his mat on the Sabbath day. (John 5:1-30)

When Jesus heals a lame man at the pool of Bethesda it causes controversy when the man carries his mat on the Sabbath day.

John 5:1-30

Jesus feeds 5,000

Jesus feeds 5000 men plus women and children with 5 loaves and 2 fish. (Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13)

Jesus feeds 5000 men plus women and children with 5 loaves and 2 fish.

Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13

Jesus delivers a mute man

Jesus delivers a mute man from his affliction and is accused of using power from the devil. (Matthew 9:32-34, Luke 11:14-23)

Jesus delivers a mute man from his affliction and is accused of using power from the devil.

Matthew 9:32-34, Luke 11:14-23

Jesus heals a blind man

Jesus heals Bartimaeus, a blind man begging outside Jericho. (Mark 10:46-52, Luke 18:35-43)

Jesus heals Bartimaeus, a blind man begging outside Jericho.

Mark 10:46-52, Luke 18:35-43

Jesus heals a crippled woman

When Jesus heals a crippled woman on the Sabbath day he faces criticism from the synagogue leaders. (Luke 13:10-21)

When Jesus heals a crippled woman on the Sabbath day he faces criticism from the synagogue leaders.

Luke 13:10-21

Jesus heals a man born blind

A blind man healed by Jesus is questioned by the Pharisees.  (John 9:1-41)

A blind man healed by Jesus is questioned by the Pharisees.

John 9:1-41

Jesus and Lazarus: Part 1

Jesus is told that Lazarus is seriously ill but deliberately delays setting off to visit him. (John 11:1-16)

Jesus is told that Lazarus is seriously ill but deliberately delays setting off to visit him.

John 11:1-16

Jesus and Lazarus: Part 2

Jesus travels to see Mary and Martha then calls Lazarus to come out of the tomb. (John 11:17-44)

Jesus travels to see Mary and Martha then calls Lazarus to come out of the tomb.

John 11:17-44

Jesus and Lazarus: Part 3

When news of the resurrection of Lazarus reaches Jerusalem, the Chief Priests plot to kill Jesus. (John 11:45-12:2)

When news of the resurrection of Lazarus reaches Jerusalem, the Chief Priests plot to kill Jesus.

John 11:45-12:2

General images of Jesus teaching

Free Bible images of Jesus teaching crowds, groups and individuals that can be added to any presentation you are creating. (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John)

Free Bible images of Jesus teaching crowds, groups and individuals that can be added to any presentation you are creating.

Matthew, Mark, Luke, John

John the Baptist

Free Bible images of John the Baptist in the wilderness and the baptism of Jesus. (Matthew 3:1-16, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-22, John 1:1-34)

John the Baptist in the wilderness and the baptism of Jesus.

Matthew 3:1-16, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-22, John 1:1-34

Matthew is invited to follow Jesus

Jesus invites Matthew the tax collector to follow Him. (Matthew 9:9-13)

Jesus invites Matthew the tax collector to follow Him.

Matthew 9:9-13

Jesus rejected at Nazareth

Free Bible images of Jesus reading from the prophet Isaiah in the synagogue at Nazareth then being driven out of the town for the comments He made. (Luke 4:14-30)

Jesus reads from the prophet Isaiah in the synagogue at Nazareth then is driven out of the town for the comments He makes.

Luke 4:14-30

Jesus calls His first Disciples

After a miraculous catch of fish, four fishermen take up the invitation from Jesus to become fishers of people. (Luke 5:1-11)

After a miraculous catch of fish, four fishermen take up the invitation from Jesus to become fishers of people.

Luke 5:1-11

Picking corn on the Sabbath

The Pharisees criticise the disciples for picking corn on the Sabbath. (Luke 6:1-5)

The Pharisees criticise the disciples for picking corn on the Sabbath.

Luke 6:1-5

Jesus chooses twelve disciples to be apostles

Jesus chooses twelve men as His disciples and apostles. (Matthew 10:2-4, Mark 3:13-19, Luke 6:12-16)

Jesus chooses twelve men as His disciples and apostles.

Matthew 10:2-4, Mark 3:13-19, Luke 6:12-16

Parable of the sower

Jesus tells a parable about a sower. (Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, Luke 8:1-15)

Jesus tells a parable about a sower.

Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, Luke 8:1-15

John the Baptist in prison

Free Bible images of John the Baptist in prison. (Matthew 14:1-12, Mark 6:14-29)

John the Baptist in prison.

Matthew 14:1-12, Mark 6:14-29

A tearful woman anoints Jesus and is forgiven

A tearful woman with a reputation for immorality anoints Jesus and finds forgiveness.  (Luke 7:36-50)

A tearful woman with a reputation for immorality anoints Jesus and finds forgiveness.

Luke 7:36-50

A rich young man questions Jesus

When a rich young ruler asks Jesus about eternal life he does not like the answer. (Matthew 19:16-30, Mark 10:17-31, Luke 18:18-30)

When a rich young ruler asks Jesus about eternal life he does not like the answer.

Matthew 19:16-30, Mark 10:17-31, Luke 18:18-30

Jesus is anointed

Free Bible images of Jesus being anointed with expensive nard perfume. (Matthew 26:6-13, Mark 14:1-11, John 12:1-11)

Jesus is anointed with expensive nard perfume.

Matthew 26:6-13, Mark 14:1-11, John 12:1-11

Parable of the Good Samaritan

A parable of Jesus about a Samaritan who cares for a Jew in need. (Luke 10:25-37)

A parable of Jesus about a Samaritan who cares for a Jew in need.

Luke 10:25-37

Martha complains about her sister Mary

Busy Martha complains when her sister Mary chooses to listen to Jesus rather than help her. (Luke 10:38-42)

Busy Martha complains when her sister Mary chooses to listen to Jesus rather than help her.

Luke 10:38-42

Parable of the barren fig tree

Jesus tells a parable of a fig tree that did not bear fruit. (Luke 13:6-9)

Jesus tells a parable of a fig tree that did not bear fruit.

Luke 13:6-9

Parable of the Lost Sheep

Parable of a shepherd who searches for his lost sheep. (Luke 15:1-7)

Parable of a shepherd who searches for his lost sheep.

Luke 15:1-7

Jesus meets Zacchaeus

Jesus meets Zacchaeus the chief tax collector. (Luke 19:1-10)

Jesus meets Zacchaeus the chief tax collector.

Luke 19:1-10

Jesus and the woman accused of adultery

When Jesus is asked what should happen to a woman accused of adultery He asks for anyone without sin to cast the first stone. (John 8:2-11)

When Jesus is asked what should happen to a woman accused of adultery He asks for anyone without sin to cast the first stone.

John 8:2-11

Jesus curses a fig tree

Jesus uses a fig tree to teach about faith and prayer. (Mark 11:12-25)

Jesus uses a fig tree to teach about faith and prayer.

Mark 11:12-25

Jesus questioned on taxes

Free Bible images of Jesus being questioned in the temple about paying taxes by those looking for an excuse to kill Him. (Matthew 22:15-22, Mark 12:13-17, Luke 20:20-26)

Jesus is questioned in the temple about paying taxes by those looking for an excuse to kill Him.

Matthew 22:15-22, Mark 12:13-17, Luke 20:20-26

Parable of the talents

Jesus tells a parable about a man who gave money to each of his servants to invest while he was away. (Matthew 25:14-30)

Jesus tells a parable about a man who gave money to each of his servants to invest while he was away.

Matthew 25:14-30

Judas betrays Jesus

Free Bible images of Judas betraying Jesus for 30 pieces of silver. (Matthew 26:14-16, Mark 14:10-11, Luke 22:1-6)

Judas betrays Jesus for 30 pieces of silver.

Matthew 26:14-16, Mark 14:10-11, Luke 22:1-6

The widow who gave two mites

A widow gives everything she has to God. (Mark 12:41-44, Luke 21:1-4)

A widow gives everything she has to God.

Mark 12:41-44, Luke 21:1-4

Triumphant Entry

Free Bible images of Jesus riding triumphantly into Jerusalem on a donkey while the crowds wave palm branches and shout, 'Hosanna'. An event remembered on Palm Sunday. (Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17)

Jesus rides triumphantly into Jerusalem on a donkey while the crowds wave palm branches and shout, 'Hosanna'. An event remembered on Palm Sunday.

Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17

Cleansing the temple

Free Bible images of Jesus cleansing the Temple by overturning the money changers' tables and driving out those buying and selling. (Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-24)

Jesus cleanses the Temple by overturning the money changers' tables and drives out those buying and selling.

Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-24

The Last Supper

Free Bible images of Jesus at the last supper with His disciples. (Matthew 26:17-35, Mark 14:12-31, Luke 22:7-38, John 13:18-38)

Jesus at the last supper with His disciples.

Matthew 26:17-35, Mark 14:12-31, Luke 22:7-38, John 13:18-38

Jesus prays in Gethsemane

Free Bible images of Jesus praying in the garden of Gethsemane while His disciples fall asleep. (Matthew 26:36-56, Mark 14:32-52, Luke 22:39-53, John 18:1-12)

Jesus prays in the garden of Gethsemane while His disciples fall asleep.

Matthew 26:36-56, Mark 14:32-52, Luke 22:39-53, John 18:1-12

Jesus before the Sanhedrin

Free Bible images of Jesus facing false accusations before the High Priest and Sanhedrin. (Matthew 26:57-67, Mark 14:53-65, Luke 22:66-71-62, John 18:15-27)

Jesus faces false accusations before the High Priest and Sanhedrin.

Matthew 26:57-67, Mark 14:53-65, Luke 22:66-71-62, John 18:15-27

Peter denies Jesus

Free Bible images of Peter denying knowing Jesus three times. (Matthew 26:69-75, Mark 14:66-72, Luke 22:54-62, John 18:15-27)

Peter denies knowing Jesus three times

Matthew 26:69-75, Mark 14:66-72, Luke 22:54-62, John 18:15-27

Jesus before Pilate and Herod Antipas

Free Bible images of Jesus on trial, being questioned by Pilate and Herod Antipas. (Matthew 27:11-26, Mark 15:15-15, Luke 23:1-25, John 18:28-40)

Jesus on trial, being questioned by Pilate and Herod Antipas.

Matthew 27:11-26, Mark 15:15-15, Luke 23:1-25, John 18:28-40

Jesus is Crucified

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Jesus is flogged, carries the cross and is taken out of the city to be crucified.

Matthew 27:27-37, Mark 15:16-25, Luke 23:26-34, John 19:16-27

Secret journey to the upper room

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Peter and John are sent on a secret mission to prepare the passover meal in an upper room in Jerusalem

Luke 22:7-13

Jesus washes the disciples' feet

Free Bible images of Jesus washing the disciples' feet. (John 13:1-17)

Jesus washes the disciples' feet.

John 13:1-17

Jesus dies

Free Bible images of Jesus suffering and dying on the cross for our sin. (Matthew 27:38-66, Mark 15:25-47, Luke 23:35-56, John 19:28-42)

Jesus suffers and dies on the cross for our sin.

Matthew 27:38-66, Mark 15:25-47, Luke 23:35-56, John 19:28-42

Bribery of those guarding Jesus' tomb

The soldiers guarding Jesus' tomb are bribed not to reveal His resurrection. (Matthew 27:62-66, 28:1-15)

The soldiers guarding Jesus' tomb are bribed not to reveal His resurrection.

Matthew 27:62-66, 28:1-15

Jesus is Alive!

Free Bible images of the resurrection of Jesus and the empty tomb. (Matthew 28:1-15, Mark 16:1-20, Luke 24:1-47, John 20:1-29)

The resurrection of Jesus and the empty tomb

Matthew 28:1-15, Mark 16:1-20, Luke 24:1-47, John 20:1-29

Jesus appears to two disciples walking to Emmaus

Jesus appears to two disciples and explains from Scripture that the Messiah had to suffer. (Luke 24:13-35)

Jesus appears to two disciples and explains from Scripture that the Messiah had to suffer.

Luke 24:13-35

Jesus appears to the Disciples

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The disciples are in a room with the door locked when Jesus appears to them.

Luke 24:36-49, John 20:19-23

Jesus appears to Thomas

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Thomas's doubts about the resurrection are dispelled when Jesus appears and shows him his wounds.

John 20:24-29

Jesus appears to Disciples in Galilee

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The risen Lord Jesus appears on shore of Galilee and tells the Disciples to cast their fishing net on the other side of the boat.

John 21:1-14

Jesus questions Peter

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Jesus asks Peter the same question three times about his love for Him and each time instructs him to feed His flock.

John 21:15-25

Jesus ascends to heaven

After many appearances to His disciples over 40 days, Jesus ascends to heaven. (Acts 1:1-14)

After many appearances to His disciples over 40 days, Jesus ascends to heaven.

Acts 1:1-14

Prophecies about the birth of Jesus

Old Testament prophecies about the birth of Jesus Christ and the fulfilment of them in the New Testament. (Bible overview)

Old Testament prophecies about the birth of Jesus Christ and the fulfilment of them in the New Testament.

Bible overview

Jerusalem in the time of Jesus

Jerusalem in the time of Jesus (Bible overview)

Bible overview

SIKU/Edge GroupManga art from Siku and the Edge Group. Manga is a Japanese word meaning 'impromptu pictures' and is a comic book art form with many genres. Siku is a innovative Christian theological concept artist and author who has illustrated the Manga Bible, Lion Hero Bible, Manga Jesus, Manga Passion, Manga Bible KJV – all part of the Edge Group portfolio. The Edge Group are a Creative Concept Agency with several Christian illustrators who have produced many best-selling graphic novels and over 80 publications.

Manga - Trials of Jesus (text free)

Jesus is arrested and put on trial before the Jewish and Roman authorities. (Matthew 26:36-46, 57-65, 70-74, Mark 15: 1-5, 15)

Jesus is arrested and put on trial before the Jewish and Roman authorities.

Matthew 26:36-46, 57-65, 70-74, Mark 15: 1-5, 15

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Jesus is arrested and put on trial before the Jewish and Roman authorities. (Matthew 26:36-46, 57-65, 70-74, Mark 15: 1-5, 15)

Jesus is arrested and put on trial before the Jewish and Roman authorities.

Matthew 26:36-46, 57-65, 70-74, Mark 15: 1-5, 15

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Jesus is put to death, buried in a tomb but rises from the dead. (Matthew 27:57-60, Mark 15: 21, Luke 23:25-31, 33-34, 39-43, 44-49, John 19: 1-3, 25-27)

Jesus is put to death, buried in a tomb but rises from the dead.

Matthew 27:57-60, Mark 15: 21, Luke 23:25-31, 33-34, 39-43, 44-49, John 19: 1-3, 25-27

Manga - Crucifixion (text on images)

Jesus is put to death, buried in a tomb but rises from the dead. (Matthew 27:57-60, Mark 15: 21, Luke 23:25-31, 33-34, 39-43, 44-49, John 19: 1-3, 25-27)

Jesus is put to death, buried in a tomb but rises from the dead.

Matthew 27:57-60, Mark 15: 21, Luke 23:25-31, 33-34, 39-43, 44-49, John 19: 1-3, 25-27

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God creates the heavens and earth

God creates the universe, our world and all the life in it. (Genesis 1 - 2)

God creates the universe, our world and all the life in it.

Genesis 1 - 2

Adam and Eve disobey God

Adam and Eve disobey God and face the consequences.  (Genesis 3)

Adam and Eve disobey God and face the consequences.

Genesis 3

Cain and Abel

When Abel has his sacrifice accepted by God but Cain has his rejected, Cain cannot control his anger and murders his brother. (Genesis 4:1-15)

When Abel has his sacrifice accepted by God but Cain has his rejected, Cain cannot control his anger and murders his brother.

Genesis 4:1-15

Noah and the Ark

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Noah building the Ark and the great flood.

Genesis 6:9 - 9:17

The Tower of Babel

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The Tower of Babel.

Genesis 11:1-9

Abram (Abraham) moves to Canaan

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Abraham is called by God to move to the land of Canaan.

Genesis 11:27 - 13:4

Abram (Abraham) and Lot separate

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Abraham and Lot sort out a dispute over grazing land by choosing new places in Canaan to live.

Genesis 13

God's promise to Abraham

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God's promise to Abram (Abraham) to make him the father of a great nation.

Genesis 15

Hagar and Ishmael

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Ishmael is born to Abram (Abraham) by Hagar.

Genesis 16

Abraham and the three strangers

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Abraham entertains three strangers and pleads with the Lord over the impending destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah.

Genesis 18

Sodom & Gomorrah destroyed

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Lot's rescue as Sodom and Gomorrah are destroyed.

Genesis 19:1-29

Abraham and Isaac

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The miraculous birth of Isaac to Abraham and Sarah and how God tested Abraham's faith.

Genesis 21:1-7, 22:1-19

A wife for Isaac

Abraham sends his servant to find a wife for Isaac. (Genesis 24:1-66)

Abraham sends his servant to find a wife for Isaac.

Genesis 24:1-66

Esau sells his birthright to Jacob

A famished Esau sells his birthright to get a bowl of lentil stew. (Genesis 25:19-34)

A famished Esau sells his birthright to get a bowl of lentil stew.

Genesis 25:19-34

Jacob deceives Isaac

Jacob deceives Isaac into giving him Esau's blessing. (Genesis 27:1-28:5)

Jacob deceives Isaac into giving him Esau's blessing.

Genesis 27:1-28:5

God speaks to Jacob in a dream

God speaks to Jacob in a dream. (Genesis 28:1-22)

God speaks to Jacob in a dream.

Genesis 28:1-22

Jacob is deceived at his wedding

Jacob is deceived by Laban into marrying Leah instead of Rachel. (Genesis 29:1-35)

Jacob is deceived by Laban into marrying Leah instead of Rachel.

Genesis 29:1-35

Jacob returns to Canaan

Jacob returns to Canaan but Laban chases after him. (Genesis 30:1 - 31:55)

Jacob returns to Canaan but Laban chases after him.

Genesis 30:1 - 31:55

Jacob and Esau are reunited

Jacob wrestles with a stranger then faces a meeting with Esau.  (Genesis 32:1 - 35:28)

Jacob wrestles with a stranger then faces a meeting with Esau.

Genesis 32:1 - 35:28

Joseph and his dreams

When Joseph is given an ornamental robe then dreams about his family bowing to him, his brothers become angry. (Genesis 37:1-11)

When Joseph is given an ornamental robe then dreams about his family bowing to him, his brothers become angry.

Genesis 37:1-11

Joseph thrown in a pit

Joseph is sold into slavery by his brothers for 20 pieces of silver. (Genesis 37:12-36)

Joseph is sold into slavery by his brothers for 20 pieces of silver.

Genesis 37:12-36

Joseph put in prison

Potiphar puts Joseph in charge of his house but then jails him after his wife makes false accusations. (Genesis 39:1-20)

Potiphar puts Joseph in charge of his house but then jails him after his wife makes false accusations.

Genesis 39:1-20

Dreams of the Baker and Cupbearer

When Pharaoh's baker and cup bearer are imprisoned, Joseph interprets their dreams. (Genesis 40:1-23)

When Pharaoh's baker and cup bearer are imprisoned, Joseph interprets their dreams.

Genesis 40:1-23

Joseph: Pharaoh's Dreams

When Pharaoh has two disturbing dreams, Joseph is released from prison to interpret them. (Genesis 41:1-26)

When Pharaoh has two disturbing dreams, Joseph is released from prison to interpret them.

Genesis 41:1-26

Joseph rules in Egypt

Joseph rules in Egypt, storing the surplus grain in the 7 years of plenty so that there is grain when the 7 years of famine arrive. (Genesis 41:47-57)

Joseph rules in Egypt, storing the surplus grain in the 7 years of plenty so that there is grain when the 7 years of famine arrive.

Genesis 41:47-57

Joseph's brothers visit Egypt

Jacob sends his sons, except Benjamin, down to Egypt to buy grain and they appear before Joseph whom they do not recognise. (Genesis 42:1-38)

Jacob sends his sons, except Benjamin, down to Egypt to buy grain and they appear before Joseph whom they do not recognise.

Genesis 42:1-38

Joseph reunited with his family

When his brothers return to Egypt for more grain, Joseph reveals his identity to them. (Genesis 43-46)

When his brothers return to Egypt for more grain, Joseph reveals his identity to them.

Genesis 43-46

Baby Moses

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Baby Moses is rescued from Pharaoh's death sentence.

Exodus 1:8 - 2:10

Moses Prince of Egypt

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Moses as the Prince of Egypt.

Exodus 2:11-23

Moses and the Burning Bush

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Moses and the Burning Bush.

Exodus 3 - 4

Moses goes to Pharaoh

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Moses and Aaron go to Pharaoh.

Exodus 4:29 - 7:16

Moses and the Plagues - part 1

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Moses and the first seven plagues God sent on Egypt.

Exodus 7 - 9

Moses and the Plagues - part 2

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Moses and the final three plagues God sent on Egypt.

Exodus 10 - 12

Moses: Red Sea Crossing

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Moses and the Red Sea crossing.

Exodus 13:7 - 15:21

Moses: Food & Water in the Desert

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Moses and how God provided food and water in the desert.

Exodus 15:22 - 17:7

Moses: Battle with the Amalekites

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The Israelites struggle against the Amalekites as Moses prays.

Exodus 17:18-16

Moses at Mount Sinai

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Moses on Mount Sinai receiving the 10 Commandments and other laws from God.

Exodus 19 - 24

Moses and the Tabernacle

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Moses and the building of the Tabernacle.

Exodus 25 - 40

Moses and the Golden Calf

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Moses and the golden calf.

Exodus 32

Twelve spies sent into Canaan

Twelve spies sent into Canaan report back. (Numbers 13:1-14:45)

Twelve spies sent into Canaan report back.

Numbers 13:1-14:45

Moses dies and Joshua becomes leader

Moses see the Promised Land then dies and Joshua takes command. (Deuteronomy 31-34, Joshua 1:1-9)

Moses see the Promised Land then dies and Joshua takes command.

Deuteronomy 31-34, Joshua 1:1-9

The spies and Rahab

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Joshua sending two spies into Jericho and the part Rahab played in helping them.

Joshua 2:1-24

Crossing the Jordan

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Joshua asking the priests, carrying the Ark of the Covenant, to enter the flooded River Jordan and the miraculous crossing that followed.

Joshua 3:1 - 4:24

Joshua and Jericho

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Joshua follows God's battle plan for taking the city of Jericho.

Joshua 6:1-27

Achan disobeys and brings defeat

Achan disobeys and the army are defeated at Ai. (Joshua 7:1-26)

Achan disobeys and the army are defeated at Ai.

Joshua 7:1-26

Joshua: The second attack on Ai

Joshua sets an ambush to conquer Ai . (Joshua 8:1-35)

Joshua sets an ambush to conquer Ai .

Joshua 8:1-35

The Gibeonites deceive Joshua

Joshua is deceived into making a treaty with the Gibeonites. (Joshua 9:1-27)

Joshua is deceived into making a treaty with the Gibeonites.

Joshua 9:1-27

Joshua prays for the sun to stand still

Joshua prays for more daylight to win the battle. (Joshua 10:1-43)

Joshua prays for more daylight to win the battle.

Joshua 10:1-43

The altar of witness

When the tribes east of the River Jordan build an altar it nearly causes war. (Joshua 18:1 - 22:34)

When the tribes east of the River Jordan build an altar it nearly causes war.

Joshua 18:1 - 22:34

Joshua's final challenge

Before he dies, Joshua challenges the 12 tribes to obey God (Joshua 23:1 - 24:33)

Before he dies, Joshua challenges the 12 tribes to obey God

Joshua 23:1 - 24:33

Deborah and Barak go into battle

Deborah tells Barak to go into battle against Sisera and his 900 chariots as God will give him victory but he insists Deborah goes with him. (Judges 4-5)

Deborah tells Barak to go into battle against Sisera and his 900 chariots as God will give him victory but he insists Deborah goes with him.

Judges 4-5

God raises up Gideon

Gideon asks for a sign that God will help him fight the Midianites. (Judges 6:1-40)

Gideon asks for a sign that God will help him fight the Midianites.

Judges 6:1-40

Gideon's battle with the Midianites

Gideon takes on the Midianites with just 300 men. (Judges 7:1-25)

Gideon takes on the Midianites with just 300 men.

Judges 7:1-25

Gideon pursues the Midianites

Gideon persues the fleeing Midianites. (Judges 8:1-35)

Gideon persues the fleeing Midianites.

Judges 8:1-35

Samson sets a riddle

Samson sets a riddle for his wedding guests. (Judges 13:1-14:20)

Samson sets a riddle for his wedding guests.

Judges 13:1-14:20

Samson attacks the Philistines

Samson shows his strength against the Philistines, (Judges 15:1-20)

Samson shows his strength against the Philistines.

Judges 15:1-20

The secret of Samson's strength is revealed

Samson in a moment of weakness shares the secret of his strength. (Judges 16:4-31)

Samson in a moment of weakness shares the secret of his strength.

Judges 16:4-31

The story of Ruth - part 1

When famine hits Bethlehem, Elimelek and Naomi take their two sons, Mahlon and Kilion to live in Moab. One of the sons marries Ruth, a Moabite. (Ruth 1)

When famine hits Bethlehem, Elimelek and Naomi take their two sons, Mahlon and Kilion to live in Moab. One of the sons marries Ruth, a Moabite.

Ruth 1

The story of Ruth - part 2

On returning to Bethlehem, Ruth goes gathering grain in the fields of Boaz who protects and provides for her. (Ruth 2)

On returning to Bethlehem, Ruth goes gathering grain in the fields of Boaz who protects and provides for her.

Ruth 2

The story of Ruth - part 3

Boaz takes on the responsibility of a guardian-redeemer and marries Ruth. (Ruth 3 - 4)

Boaz takes on the responsibility of a guardian-redeemer and marries Ruth.

Ruth 3 - 4

Samuel is born

When Hannah prays for a child she promises she will give him back to God. (1 Samuel 1:1-28)

When Hannah prays for a child she promises she will give him back to God.

1 Samuel 1:1-28

God speaks to young Samuel

Young Samuel thinks Eli is calling him but it is God's voice he hears in the night. (1 Samuel 2:1-4:22)

Young Samuel thinks Eli is calling him but it is God's voice he hears in the night.

1 Samuel 2:1-4:22

Samuel anoints Saul as King

Samuel anoints Saul as the first King of Israel. (1 Samuel 8:1-10:27)

Samuel anoints Saul as the first King of Israel.

1 Samuel 8:1-10:27

King Saul attacks the Amalekites

King Saul defeats the Amalekites but disobeys God's command. (1 Samuel 15:1-35)

King Saul defeats the Amalekites but disobeys God's command.

1 Samuel 15:1-35

Samuel anoints David to be King

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The Prophet Samuel anoints Jesse's youngest son, David, as the next King of Israel

1 Samuel 16:1-23

David and Goliath

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The young David, believing God will bring him victory, takes on the Philistine giant Goliath.

1 Samuel 17:1-58

Jonathan and David promise friendship

Jonathan and David promise loyalty and friendship. (1 Samuel 18:1-20:42)

Jonathan and David promise loyalty and friendship.

1 Samuel 18:1-20:42

David spares King Saul's life

David spares King Saul's life. (1 Samuel 22:1-2, 23:1 - 24:22)

David spares King Saul's life.

1 Samuel 22:1-2, 23:1 - 24:22

King Saul's last days

Saul disobeys God and foolishly consults a witch before his final battle. (1 Samuel 28:31, 2 Samuel 1:1-2:7)

Saul disobeys God and foolishly consults a witch before his final battle.

1 Samuel 28:31, 2 Samuel 1:1-2:7

King David brings the Ark to Jerusalem

David's first attempt to bring the ark to Jerusalem ends in disaster but then he does it God's way. (2 Samuel 5:1 - 6:23, 1 Chronicles 11, 13, 15)

David's first attempt to bring the ark to Jerusalem ends in disaster but then he does it God's way.

2 Samuel 5:1 - 6:23, 1 Chronicles 11, 13, 15

David shows kindness to Mephibosheth

David shows kindness to Mephibosheth the disabled son of Jonathan. (2 Samuel 9:1-13)

David shows kindness to Mephibosheth the disabled son of Jonathan.

2 Samuel 9:1-13

David battles with the Ammonites

When David's messengers are humiliated by the Ammonites battle commences. (2 Samuel 10:1-19)

When David's messengers are humiliated by the Ammonites battle commences.

2 Samuel 10:1-19

David, Bathsheba and Nathan's parable

Nathan the prophet confronts David after he commits adultery and murder. (2 Samuel 11:1-12:25)

Nathan the prophet confronts David after he commits adultery and murder.

2 Samuel 11:1-12:25

Absalom rebels against King David

Absalom leads a rebellion against King David. (2 Samuel 15:1 - 18:33)

Absalom leads a rebellion against King David.

2 Samuel 15:1 - 18:33

Solomon is crowned king

Adonijah plots to become king but David chooses Solomon to succeed him. (1 Kings 1 - 2)

Adonijah plots to become king but David chooses Solomon to succeed him.

1 Kings 1 - 2

God gives Solomon wisdom

Solomon shows God-given wisdom in a dispute where two mothers claim the same baby. (1 Kings 3, 1 Chronicles 1)

Solomon shows God-given wisdom in a dispute where two mothers claim the same baby.

1 Kings 3, 1 Chronicles 1

King Solomon builds the Temple

King Solomon builds the temple that King David had planned. (1 Kings 5 - 9, 2 Chronicles 2 - 7)

King Solomon builds the temple that King David had planned.

1 Kings 5 - 9, 2 Chronicles 2 - 7

Rehoboam and Jeroboam: The Kingdom divides

When Rehoboam becomes King, ten tribes rebel and choose Jeroboam to rule over them. (1 Kings 11-12, 2 Chronicles 9:29 - 11:4)

When Rehoboam becomes King, ten tribes rebel and choose Jeroboam to rule over them.

1 Kings 11-12, 2 Chronicles 9:29 - 11:4

King Asa trusts God for victory and peace

King Asa asks God for help when the Cushites attack. (1 Kings 15:9-15, 2 Chronicles 14:1-15:19)

King Asa asks God for help when the Cushites attack.

1 Kings 15:9-15, 2 Chronicles 14:1-15:19

King Asa fails to trust God and faces conflict

King Asa tries to buy support instead of trusting God. (1 Kings 15:16-24, 2 Chronicles 16:1-13)

King Asa tries to buy support instead of trusting God.

1 Kings 15:16-24, 2 Chronicles 16:1-13

Ravens fed Elijah

Ravens feed Elijah as he hides from King Ahab in the Kerith ravine. (1 Kings 17:1-9)

Ravens feed Elijah as he hides from King Ahab in the Kerith ravine.

1 Kings 17:1-9

Elijah and the widow of Zarephath

God provides a widow with oil and flour to feed Elijah then, when her son dies, raises him back to life. (1 Kings 17:7-18:1)

God provides a widow with oil and flour to feed Elijah then, when her son dies, raises him back to life.

1 Kings 17:7-18:1

Elijah and the prophets of Baal

Elijah invites the prophets of Baal to a contest on Mount Carmel. (1 Kings 18:1-40)

Elijah invites the prophets of Baal to a contest on Mount Carmel.

1 Kings 18:1-40

Elijah prays for rain

Elijah prays seven times for God to send rain. (1 Kings 18:41-46)

Elijah prays seven times for God to send rain.

1 Kings 18:41-46

King Ahab, Jezebel and Naboth's vineyard

King Ahab wants Naboth's vineyard and his wife Jezebel schemes to get it for him. (1 Kings 21:1-29)

King Ahab wants Naboth's vineyard and his wife Jezebel schemes to get it for him.

1 Kings 21:1-29

Jehoshaphat and Ahab ignore God's message

Jehoshaphat acts on the advice of false prophets rather than the warning from a prophet of God. (1 Kings 22:1-40, 2 Chronicles 18:1-34)

Jehoshaphat acts on the advice of false prophets rather than the warning from a prophet of God.

1 Kings 22:1-40, 2 Chronicles 18:1-34

King Jehoshaphat sets out to obey God

King Jehoshaphat encourages the nation to live by God's laws. (1 Kings 22:41-47, 2 Chronicles 17:1-19)

King Jehoshaphat encourages the nation to live by God's laws.

1 Kings 22:41-47, 2 Chronicles 17:1-19

Elijah and the chariot of fire

Elijah is taken up to heaven in a fiery chariot and his mantle falls to Elisha. (2 Kings 2:1-17)

Elijah is taken up to heaven in a fiery chariot and his mantle falls to Elisha.

2 Kings 2:1-17

Elisha: A dead boy raised to life

Elisha prays and a dead boy comes back to life. (2 Kings 4:8-37)

Elisha prays and a dead boy comes back to life.

2 Kings 4:8-37

Naaman, the army general with leprosy

Naaman, the army general of the king of Aram, is advised by a young Jewish girl to go to the prophet Elisha for healing of his leprosy. (2 Kings 5:1-27)

Naaman, the army general of the king of Aram, is advised by a young Jewish girl to go to the prophet Elisha for healing of his leprosy.

2 Kings 5:1-27

Joash the boy king

Joash becomes king of Judah at the age of seven with the help of Jehoiada the priest. (2 Kings 11:1 - 12:21)

Joash becomes king of Judah at the age of seven with the help of Jehoiada the priest.

2 Kings 11:1 - 12:21

King Hezekiah and the Assyrian invasion

King Hezekiah turns people back to God and prays for deliverance when the Assyrians invade. (2 Kings 18-19, 2 Chronicles 29 - 32:23, Isaiah 36 - 37)

King Hezekiah turns people back to God and prays for deliverance when the Assyrians invade.

2 Kings 18-19, 2 Chronicles 29 - 32:23, Isaiah 36 - 37

Manasseh: The Prodigal King

Evil King Manasseh is imprisoned, humbles himself before God, repents and is restored. (2 Kings 21:1-18, 2 Chronicles 33:1-20)

Evil King Manasseh is imprisoned, humbles himself before God, repents and is restored.

2 Kings 21:1-18, 2 Chronicles 33:1-20

King Josiah: The scroll of God's laws is found

The book of God's laws is found in the temple and read to King Josiah. (2 Kings 21:19-23, 2 Chronicles 33:21 - 35:27)

The book of God's laws is found in the temple and read to King Josiah.

2 Kings 21:19-23, 2 Chronicles 33:21 - 35:27

King Jehoiakim burns Jeremiah's scroll

When Baruch writes the prophecies God gave Jeremiah on a scroll, King Jehoiakim burns it. (2 Kings 23:28-24:20, Jeremiah 36:1-32)

When Baruch writes the prophecies God gave Jeremiah on a scroll, King Jehoiakim burns it.

2 Kings 23:28-24:20, Jeremiah 36:1-32

Jeremiah put into a cistern

As the Babylonians besiege Jerusalem, Jeremiah is lowered into a cistern and left to die, but an Ethiopian comes to his rescue. (2 Kings 25:1-30, Jeremiah 38:1-40:6)

As the Babylonians besiege Jerusalem, Jeremiah is lowered into a cistern and left to die, but an Ethiopian comes to his rescue.

2 Kings 25:1-30, Jeremiah 38:1-40:6

King Abijah's battle against Jeroboam

King Abijar is outnumbered by Jeroboam's army but trusts God for victory. (2 Chronicles 13:1-22)

King Abijar is outnumbered by Jeroboam's army but trusts God for victory.

2 Chronicles 13:1-22

King Jehoshaphat trusts God for victory

King Jehoshaphat turns to God for help and wins the battle without having to fight. (2 Chronicles 20:1-37)

King Jehoshaphat turns to God for help and wins the battle without having to fight.

2 Chronicles 20:1-37

Oded rescues captured women and children

The prophet Oded warns against the capture of women and children prisoners. (2 Chronicles 28:1-14)

The prophet Oded warns against the capture of women and children prisoners.

2 Chronicles 28:1-14

Rebuilding the Temple: Part 1

The Jews return to Jerusalem and lay the foundations to rebuild the Temple. (Ezra 1-3)

The Jews return to Jerusalem and lay the foundations to rebuild the Temple.

Ezra 1-3

Rebuilding the Temple: Part 2

The Temple is rebuilt despite opposition and delays. (Ezra 4-6)

The Temple is rebuilt despite opposition and delays.

Ezra 4-6

Ezra returns to Jerusalem

Ezra returns to Jerusalem to encourage people to obey God's laws. (Ezra 7-10)

Ezra returns to Jerusalem to encourage people to obey God's laws.

Ezra 7-10

Nehemiah: Rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem

When Nehemiah learns that the walls of Jerusalem have not been rebuilt he asks God for the opportunity to take on the task. (Nehemiah 1-2)

When Nehemiah learns that the walls of Jerusalem have not been rebuilt he asks God for the opportunity to take on the task.

Nehemiah 1-2

Nehemiah: Overcoming opposition to rebuilding

As the walls of Jerusalem are rebuilt Nehemiah has to overcome threats, plots and opposition to the work. (Nehemiah 3-6)

As the walls of Jerusalem are rebuilt Nehemiah has to overcome threats, plots and opposition to the work.

Nehemiah 3-6

Story of Esther: Part 1

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Xerxes, King of the Medes and Persians, appoints a beautiful Jewish woman, Esther, as Queen.

Esther 1-3

Story of Esther: Part 2

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The Queen Esther and the Jews pray and fast to be delivered from the death sentence imposed on them by Haman.

Esther 4-6

Story of Esther: Part 3

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Queen Esther takes action to bring about the demise of Haman and deliver the Jews from their enemies.

Esther 7-9

The suffering of Job

Job is afflicted by adversity and his friends comment on his suffering. (Job)

Job is afflicted by adversity and his friends comment on his suffering.

Job

The songs of David

An introduction to the Psalms of David. (Psalms 8, 9, 23, 51, 70, 119)

An introduction to the Psalms of David.

Psalms 8, 9, 23, 51, 70, 119

Ezekiel's calling and first vision

Ezekiel has a vision and is called to be God's messenger to the captive Jews in Babylon. (Ezekiel 1:1 - 3:27)

Ezekiel has a vision and is called to be God's messenger to the captive Jews in Babylon.

Ezekiel 1:1 - 3:27

Ezekiel and the valley of dry bones

God shows Ezekiel a vision in which a valley of dry bones comes to life. (Ezekiel 37:1-14)

God shows Ezekiel a vision in which a valley of dry bones comes to life.

Ezekiel 37:1-14

Daniel and his friends obey God

Daniel and his friends refuse to eat foods that God had forbidden. (Daniel 1:1-21)

Daniel and his friends refuse to eat foods that God had forbidden.

Daniel 1:1-21

Daniel interprets the King's Dream

God reveals Nebuchadnezzar's dream and its meaning to Daniel. (Daniel 2:1-49)

God reveals Nebuchadnezzar's dream and its meaning to Daniel.

Daniel 2:1-49

Three men stand up for God

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Meshach, Shadrach and Abednego refuse to bow down before King Nebuchadnezzar's golden statue, are thrown into a fiery furnace then delivered from it.

Daniel 3:1-30

Daniel: The writing on the wall

God writes on the wall His judgement of King Belshazzar. (Daniel 5:1-31)

God writes on the wall His judgement of King Belshazzar.

Daniel 5:1-31

Daniel in the lions' den

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Daniel is thrown into the lions' den after refusing to stop praying to God.

Daniel 6:1-28

The birth of John the Baptist

God promises Zechariah and Elizabeth a son but Zechariah's doubts result in him becoming dumb. (Luke 1:5-25, Luke 1:57-80)

God promises Zechariah and Elizabeth a son but Zechariah's doubts result in him becoming dumb.

Luke 1:5-25, Luke 1:57-80

The birth of Jesus

An angel tells Mary and then Joseph of the birth of God's Son, Jesus. (Matthew 1:18-24, Luke 1:26-56, Luke 2:1-7)

An angel tells Mary and then Joseph of the birth of God's Son, Jesus.

Matthew 1:18-24, Luke 1:26-56, Luke 2:1-7

Wise Men visit Jesus

Wise Men from the East follow a star to find Jesus. (Matthew 2:1-14)

Wise Men from the East follow a star to find Jesus.

Matthew 2:1-14

Shepherds hear of the birth of Jesus

Angels announce the birth of Jesus to shepherds. (Luke 2:8-20)

Angels announce the birth of Jesus to shepherds.

Luke 2:8-20

Simeon and Anna meet baby Jesus

Simeon and Anna meet baby Jesus and rejoice they have seen the Saviour God promised. (Luke 2:21-40)

Simeon and Anna meet baby Jesus and rejoice they have seen the Saviour God promised.

Luke 2:21-40

12-year-old Jesus In Jerusalem

Jesus, aged 12, is found in the Temple asking and answering questions. (Luke 2:41-52)

Jesus, aged 12, is found in the Temple asking and answering questions.

Luke 2:41-52

Jesus delivers and heals in Capernaum

Jesus delivers a demon possessed man then heals Peter's mother-in-law and others in Capernaum. (Matthew 8:14-17, Mark 1:21-39, Luke 4:31-44)

Jesus delivers a demon possessed man then heals Peter's mother-in-law and others in Capernaum.

Matthew 8:14-17, Mark 1:21-39, Luke 4:31-44

Jesus heals a man with a withered hand

Jesus heals a man with a withered hand on the Sabbath day. (Matthew 12:1-14, Mark 3:1-6, Luke 6:1-11)

Jesus heals a man with a withered hand on the Sabbath day.

Matthew 12:1-14, Mark 3:1-6, Luke 6:1-11

Paralysed man lowered through roof

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A paralysed man is forgiven and healed by Jesus after being lowered through the roof.

Mark 2:2-12, Luke 5:17-26

Jesus at a wedding

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Jesus performs his first miracle, changing water to wine, at a wedding in Cana.

John 2:1-12

Jesus heals a Centurion's servant

Jesus heals the servant of a Centurion. (Matthew 8:5-13, Luke 7:2-9)

Jesus heals the servant of a Centurion.

Matthew 8:5-13, Luke 7:2-9

Jesus calms a storm

Free Bible illustrations at Free Bible images of Jesus calming a storm on Lake Galilee. (Matthew 8:23-27, Mark 4:35-41, Luke 8:22-25)

Jesus calms a storm on Lake Galilee.

Matthew 8:23-27, Mark 4:35-41, Luke 8:22-25

Jesus raises Jairus's daughter to life

A woman who touches the hem of Jesus' garment is healed. The daughter of Jairus is raised to life. (Matthew 9:18-26, Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56)

A woman who touches the hem of Jesus' garment is healed. The daughter of Jairus is raised to life.

Matthew 9:18-26, Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56

Feeding more than 5000 people

Jesus feeds more than 5000 people with five loaves and two fish. (Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13)

Jesus feeds more than 5000 people with five loaves and two fish.

Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13

Jesus walks on water

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Jesus walks on water and Peter attempts to do the same.

Matthew 14:22-36, Mark 6:45-56, John 6:16-24

Jesus heals a blind man

When a blind beggar cries out to Jesus those around him tell him to be quiet but Jesus stops to heal him. (Luke 18:35-43)

When a blind beggar cries out to Jesus those around him tell him to be quiet but Jesus stops to heal him.

Luke 18:35-43

Jesus heals a man born blind

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Jesus heals a man in Jerusalem who was born blind.

John 9:1-41

Jesus heals a demon-possessed boy

Jesus heals a boy who has been made dumb by an evil-spirit. (Matthew 17:14-21, Mark 9:14-29, Luke 9:37-42)

Jesus heals a boy who has been made dumb by an evil-spirit.

Matthew 17:14-21, Mark 9:14-29, Luke 9:37-42

Jesus heals ten men with leprosy

Jesus heals 10 men with leprosy but only one returns to say 'Thank You'. (Luke 17:11-18)

Jesus heals 10 men with leprosy but only one returns to say 'Thank You'.

Luke 17:11-18

Lazarus is raised from the dead

Jesus raises Lazarus to life. (John 11:1-57)

Jesus raises Lazarus to life.

John 11:1-57

John baptises Jesus

John baptises Jesus. (Matthew 3:1-17, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-22, John 1:6-34)

John baptises Jesus.

Matthew 3:1-17, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-22, John 1:6-34

Jesus is tempted in the wilderness

Jesus faces temptation by Satan. (Matthew 4:1-11, Luke 4:1-14)

Jesus faces temptation by Satan.

Matthew 4:1-11, Luke 4:1-14

Parables about the Kingdom of Heaven

Parables of Mustard Seed, Yeast, Hidden Treasure and Pearl. (Matthew 13:31-33, 44-45, Mark 2:14-17, Luke 5:27-32)

Parables of Mustard Seed, Yeast, Hidden Treasure and Pearl.

Matthew 13:31-33, 44-45, Mark 2:14-17, Luke 5:27-32

Jesus invites Matthew to be His Disciple

Jesus invites Matthew the Tax Collector to be His disciple. (Mark 2:14-17, Luke 5:27-32)

Jesus invites Matthew the Tax Collector to be His disciple.

Mark 2:14-17, Luke 5:27-32

Jesus is rejected in Nazareth

Jesus is rejected in Nazareth after claiming to be the Messiah. (Luke 4:14-30)

Jesus is rejected in Nazareth after claiming to be the Messiah.

Luke 4:14-30

Andrew, Peter, Philip and Nathanael meet Jesus

Andrew introduces Peter to Jesus. Philip and Nathanael meet Jesus. (John 1:28-51)

Andrew introduces Peter to Jesus. Philip and Nathanael meet Jesus.

John 1:28-51

Jesus talks with Samaritan woman

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Jesus talks with a Samaritan woman at Sychar who comes to draw water from the well.

John 4:1-42

Jesus changes a troubled man

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Jesus changes a troubled man who self-harmed and lived among the tombs.

Matthew 8:28-34, Mark 5:5-20, Luke 8:26-39

The Parable of the Sower

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The parable of the sower that Jesus taught.

Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, Luke 8:1-15

Parable of the Weeds

Jesus teaches about the Kingdom of Heaven using a parable about weeds (tares) in a field of wheat. (Matthew 13:24-30, Matthew 13:36-43)

Jesus teaches about the Kingdom of Heaven using a parable about weeds (tares) in a field of wheat.

Matthew 13:24-30, Matthew 13:36-43

John the Baptist is executed

Herod Antipas executes John the Baptist. (Matthew 14:1-12, Mark 6:14-29)

Herod Antipas executes John the Baptist.

Matthew 14:1-12, Mark 6:14-29

A woman who anoints Jesus finds forgiveness

When an immoral woman anoints the feet of Jesus at the house of Simon the Pharisee, Jesus teaches about forgiveness. (Luke 7:36-50)

When an immoral woman anoints the feet of Jesus at the house of Simon the Pharisee, Jesus teaches about forgiveness.

Luke 7:36-50

Jesus is transfigured

Peter, James and John witness Jesus being transfigured. (Matthew 17:1-13, Mark 9:2-13, Luke 9:28-37)

Peter, James and John witness Jesus being transfigured.

Matthew 17:1-13, Mark 9:2-13, Luke 9:28-37

Parable of the unforgiving servant

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Jesus's parable of the unforgiving servant.

Matthew 18:21-35

Jesus sends out His disciples

Jesus sends out his disciples to preach, deliver and heal. (Matthew 10:1-42, Mark 6:7-31, Luke 9:1-10)

Jesus sends out his disciples to preach, deliver and heal.

Matthew 10:1-42, Mark 6:7-31, Luke 9:1-10

A rich man questions Jesus

After a rich man questions Jesus about eternal life he walks away feeling sad. (Matthew 19:16-30, Mark 10:17-31, Luke 18:18-30)

After a rich man questions Jesus about eternal life he walks away feeling sad.

Matthew 19:16-30, Mark 10:17-31, Luke 18:18-30

Jesus cleanses the Temple

Jesus cleanses the Temple of moneychangers and traders. (Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-24)

Jesus cleanses the Temple of moneychangers and traders.

Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-24

James and John request prominence

When John and James ask for prominence, Jesus teaches about serving with humility. (Mark 10:32-45)

When John and James ask for prominence, Jesus teaches about serving with humility.

Mark 10:32-45

Parable of the Good Samaritan

Jesus tells a parable about a Samaritan who, unlike a Jewish Priest and a Levite, stops to help a Jew who has been attacked and robbed. (Luke 10:25-37)

Jesus tells a parable about a Samaritan who, unlike a Jewish Priest and a Levite, stops to help a Jew who has been attacked and robbed.

Luke 10:25-37

The parable of the two sons

A son is deeply resentful when his father welcomes home his wayward younger brother. (Luke 15:11-32)

A son is deeply resentful when his father welcomes home his wayward younger brother.

Luke 15:11-32

Parable of Pharisee and Tax Collector

Jesus tells his audience of self-righteous listeners a parable about a Pharisee and Tax Collector praying in the Temple. (Luke 18:9-14)

Jesus tells his audience of self-righteous listeners a parable about a Pharisee and Tax Collector praying in the Temple.

Luke 18:9-14

Zacchaeus the Tax Collector

Zacchaeus the Tax Collector climbs a sycamore tree to see Jesus then has a life-changing encounter when Jesus stops to speak to him. (Luke 19:1-10)

Zacchaeus the Tax Collector climbs a sycamore tree to see Jesus then has a life-changing encounter when Jesus stops to speak to him.

Luke 19:1-10

Jesus rides into Jerusalem

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Jesus rides into Jerusalem on a donkey while the crowds shout, 'Hosanna'.

Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17

Parable of the Tenants

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The parable Jesus told of the tenant farmers who beat or kill the servants sent to collect the owner's share of the harvest. They even murder the owner's son.

Matthew 21:33-46, Mark 12:1-12, Luke 20:9-19

Jesus answers a trick question on taxes

The Pharisees try to trap Jesus with a question about taxes. (Matthew 22:15-22, Mark 12:13-17, Luke 20:20-26)

The Pharisees try to trap Jesus with a question about taxes.

Matthew 22:15-22, Mark 12:13-17, Luke 20:20-26

Jesus talks about future events

Jesus talks with his disciples about the destruction of Jerusalem and future events. (Matthew 24:1-35, Mark 13:1-31, Luke 21:5-38)

Jesus talks with his disciples about the destruction of Jerusalem and future events.

Matthew 24:1-35, Mark 13:1-31, Luke 21:5-38

The widow who gave everything

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The widow who gave everything she had.

Mark 12:41-44, Luke 21:1-4

Mary anoints Jesus

Mary anoints Jesus with a very expensive oil. (Matthew 26:6-16, Mark 14:1-11, John 12:1-11)

Mary anoints Jesus with a very expensive oil.

Matthew 26:6-16, Mark 14:1-11, John 12:1-11

The Last Supper

Jesus celebrates the Last Supper with His disciples. (Matthew 26:17-30, Mark 14:12-31, Luke 22:7-39, John 13:1 - 17:26)

Jesus celebrates the Last Supper with His disciples.

Matthew 26:17-30, Mark 14:12-31, Luke 22:7-39, John 13:1 - 17:26

Gethsemane and Peter denies Jesus

Jesus arrested in Gethsemane and Peter denies Jesus. (Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72 , Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27)

Jesus arrested in Gethsemane and Peter denies Jesus.

Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72 , Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27

Jesus on trial before Herod and Pilate

Jesus faces trial before Herod Antipas and Pilate. (Matthew 27:11-26, Mark 15:15-15, Luke 23:1-25, John 18:28-40)

Jesus faces trial before Herod Antipas and Pilate.

Matthew 27:11-26, Mark 15:15-15, Luke 23:1-25, John 18:28-40

Jesus is crucified and dies

Jesus is crucified and buried in a tomb. (Matthew 27: 27-66, Mark 15:16-47, Luke 23:26-56, John 19:16-42)

Jesus is crucified and buried in a tomb.

Matthew 27: 27-66, Mark 15:16-47, Luke 23:26-56, John 19:16-42

Jesus rises from the dead

Jesus is alive. (Matthew 28:1-10, Mark 16:1-8, Luke 24:1-12, John 20:1-18)

Jesus is alive.

Matthew 28:1-10, Mark 16:1-8, Luke 24:1-12, John 20:1-18

Jesus appears to the disciples then Thomas

Jesus appears to His disciples. (Mark 16:9-18, Luke 24:33-49, John 20:19-31)

Jesus appears to His disciples.

Mark 16:9-18, Luke 24:33-49, John 20:19-31

Two disciples on road to Emmaus

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Jesus appears to two disciples as they travel on the road to Emmaus, then He appears to the disciples in a locked room.

Luke 24:13-49

Jesus ascends to heaven

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Jesus ascends to heaven from the Mount of Olives.

Acts 1:1-26

The Day of Pentecost

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The Holy Spirit comes in power on the Day of Pentecost.

Acts 2:1-47

A lame beggar is healed

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Peter and John meet a lame man begging outside the Temple who ends up walking and jumping and praising God.

Acts 3:1-26

Peter & John arrested

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Peter and John are arrested, brought before the Temple leaders and forbidden to speak about Jesus.

Acts 4:1-37

Ananias and Sapphira

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The shocking incident where Ananias and Sapphira told lies about the money they were giving to God.

Acts 5:1-11

The Apostles are persecuted

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The Apostles continue to tell others about Jesus despite being imprisoned and beaten.

Acts 5:12-42

Stephen is martyred

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Stephen is chosen as one of seven deacons and is later stoned to death for speaking about Jesus.

Acts 6-7

Philip and Simon the sorceror

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Philip preaching in Samaria and the conversion of Simon the sorceror.

Acts 8:1-25

Philip and the Ethiopian official

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Philip explains the prophecy of Isaiah to an Ethiopian official who asks to be baptised.

Acts 8:26-40

The conversion of Saul (Paul)

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Jesus appears to Saul (Paul) as he travels to Damascus to arrest the Christians there.

Acts 9:1-31

Peter and Aeneas

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Peter meets Aeneas, who had been bedridden for 8 years, and heals him in the name of Jesus.

Acts 9:32-35

Tabitha (Dorcas) is raised to life

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A kind woman Tabitha, also known as Dorcas, dies, but when Peter prays is miraculously raised to life.

Acts 9:36-43

Peter tells Cornelius about Jesus

When Cornelius, a Roman Centurion, has a vision of an angel and Peter has a vision of unclean animals being made clean, it results in the first Gentiles becoming Christians. (Acts 10:1-48)

When Cornelius, a Roman Centurion, has a vision of an angel and Peter has a vision of unclean animals being made clean, it results in the first Gentiles becoming Christians.

Acts 10:1-48

Peter's miraculous escape from prison

When Peter is put is prison, Christians meeting to pray cannot believe it when God miraculously releases him. (Acts 12:1-24)

When Peter is put is prison, Christians meeting to pray cannot believe it when God miraculously releases him.

Acts 12:1-24

Paul and Barnabas visit Cyprus

Paul's first missionary journey. Paul and Barnabas visit Cyprus. (Acts 13:1-12)

Paul's first missionary journey. Paul and Barnabas visit Cyprus.

Acts 13:1-12

Paul and Barnabas in Antioch and Iconium

Paul's first missionary journey. Paul and Barnabas visit Antioch and Iconium. (Acts 13:13-14:7)

Paul's first missionary journey. Paul and Barnabas visit Antioch and Iconium.

Acts 13:13-14:7

Paul and Barnabas In Lystra and Derbe

Paul's first missionary journey. Paul and Barnabas visit Lystra and Derbe. (Acts 14:8-28)

Paul's first missionary journey. Paul and Barnabas visit Lystra and Derbe.

Acts 14:8-28

The Council of Jerusalem

The council of Jerusalem decide how the Gentile Christians should view Jewish laws. (Acts 15:1-35)

The council of Jerusalem decide how the Gentile Christians should view Jewish laws.

Acts 15:1-35

Paul and Silas travel to Philippi

Paul and Silas are guided to Philippi where they meet Lydia. (Acts 15:36 - 16:15)

Paul and Silas are guided to Philippi where they meet Lydia.

Acts 15:36 - 16:15

Paul and Silas in Prison

Paul and Silas praise God in prison and an earthquake strikes. (Acts 16:16-40)

Paul and Silas praise God in prison and an earthquake strikes.

Acts 16:16-40

Paul in Thessalonica and Berea

Paul and Silas are forced out of Thessalonica by a mob but the people in Berea listen carefully. (Acts 17:1-15)

Paul and Silas are forced out of Thessalonica by a mob but the people in Berea listen carefully.

Acts 17:1-15

Paul in Athens

Paul talks with the people of Athens about an 'Unknown God'. (Acts 17:16-34)

Paul talks with the people of Athens about an 'Unknown God'.

Acts 17:16-34

Paul in Corinth

Paul works with Priscilla and Aquila as a tent-maker while sharing the gospel in Corinth. (Acts 18:1-18)

Paul works with Priscilla and Aquila as a tent-maker while sharing the gospel in Corinth.

Acts 18:1-18

Paul returns to Antioch

Paul returns to Antioch via Ephesus and Jerusalem. (Acts 18:19-28)

Paul returns to Antioch via Ephesus and Jerusalem.

Acts 18:19-28

Paul in Ephesus

Paul arrives in Ephesus. Those who become Christians burn their books on the occult. (Acts 19:1-22)

Paul arrives in Ephesus. Those who become Christians burn their books on the occult.

Acts 19:1-22

Silversmiths in Ephesus riot against 'The Way'

Silversmiths in Ephesus riot as people turn to Christ.  (Acts 19:23-41)

Silversmiths in Ephesus riot as people turn to Christ.

Acts 19:23-41

Paul returns via Troas and Miletus

As Paul speaks, Eutychus gets drowsy and falls from a third storey window. (Acts 20:1-38)

As Paul speaks, Eutychus gets drowsy and falls from a third storey window.

Acts 20:1-38

Paul warned not to go to Jerusalem

The prophet Agabus warns Paul not to go to Jerusalem. (Acts 21:1-26)

The prophet Agabus warns Paul not to go to Jerusalem.

Acts 21:1-26

Paul arrested in Jerusalem

Paul is falsely accused and arrested in Jerusalem.  (Acts 21:27-23:35)

Paul is falsely accused and arrested in Jerusalem.

Acts 21:27-23:35

Paul's trial before Felix

Paul faces trial before Roman Governor Felix. (Acts 24:1-27)

Paul faces trial before Roman Governor Felix.

Acts 24:1-27

Paul's trial before Festus and Agrippa

Paul's trial before Festus and Agrippa. (Acts 25:1-26:32 )

Paul's trial before Festus and Agrippa.

Acts 25:1-26:32

Paul is shipwrecked

Paul is shipwrecked on his way to Rome. (Acts 27:1-44)

Paul is shipwrecked on his way to Rome.

Acts 27:1-44

Paul arrives in Rome

Paul is bitten by a snake but survives and gets to Rome. (Acts 28:1-31)

Paul is bitten by a snake but survives and gets to Rome.

Acts 28:1-31

Paul's last days

The final events in Paul's life pulled together from the clues in letters to Timothy and Titus. (1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, Titus)

The final events in Paul's life pulled together from the clues in letters to Timothy and Titus.

1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, Titus

John Heseltine and Pam MascoFine art illustrations of Bible characters by two highly accredited artists. These multi-purpose illustrations of Bible characters, with space to add your own text, are ideal for use in any Bible teaching presentation. John enjoyed a long career as an artist and portrait painter who depicted many people including HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH the Duke of York. Pam is a graduate of the School of the Boston Museum of Fine Art now living in England. She is listed in the Who's Who in Art, UK and The Dictionary of British Artists.

Bible characters: Women

Multi-purpose illustrations of woman from the Bible with space to add your teaching points or verses. (Bible overview)

Multi-purpose illustrations of woman from the Bible with space to add your teaching points or verses.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Kings, Queens and Officials

Multi-purpose illustrations of Kings, Queens and Officials of the Biblical era with space to add your own text. (Bible overview)

Multi-purpose illustrations of Kings, Queens and Officials of the Biblical era with space to add your own text.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Prophets and Teachers

Multi-purpose illustrations of Prophets and Teachers in the Bible with space to add your own text. (Bible overview)

Multi-purpose illustrations of Prophets and Teachers in the Bible with space to add your own text.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Young men

Multi-purpose illustrations of young men in the Bible with space to add your own text. (Bible overview)

Multi-purpose illustrations of young men in the Bible with space to add your own text.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Older Men

A collection of Bible characters that can represent almost any older man in the Bible. (Bible overview)

A collection of Bible characters that can represent almost any older man in the Bible.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Priests, Levites and Teachers

A collection of Bible characters that can be used to represent almost any religious leader in Bible times. (Bible overview)

A collection of Bible characters that can be used to represent almost any religious leader in Bible times.

Bible overview

YoMinistry.comBible story illustrations with accompanying videos. Yo! stands for Youth Outreach. John Stanley started teaching children's church when his boys were young. As an artist he saw the enhanced communication benefits of connecting the Bible stories with visuals. He has developed a one-year curriculum comprised of 48 video enhanced lessons available at YoMinistry.com. It has had a positive impact on children with different learning styles. He has kindly contributed images from his Bible story videos.

Deborah the judge

God raises a woman judge, Deborah, to lead His people to victory. (Judges 4-5)

God raises a woman judge, Deborah, to lead His people to victory.

Judges 4-5

Paul in Cyprus

God calls Paul and Barnabas on their first missionary trip. (Acts 13:1-49)

God calls Paul and Barnabas on their first missionary trip.

Acts 13:1-49

René PfitznerRené Pfitzner is a Christian who creates cartoons, comics, 2D animation and oil paintings. He spent seven years drawing for Walt Disney Animation in Sydney before joining the Anglican ministry full time. René has a series of free Bible story animations hosted at the Christian web site Max7.org.

The treasure in the field

Jesus tells a parable about a man who finds treasure hidden in a field. (Matthew 13:44)

Jesus tells a parable about a man who finds treasure hidden in a field.

Matthew 13:44

The persistent widow

A modern day adaptation of the parable of the persistent widow. (Luke 18:1-8)

A modern day adaptation of the parable of the persistent widow.

Luke 18:1-8

Jack Foster – Mr BibleHeadJack is a book illustrator from the USA who posts online Bible stories. He has kindly contributed illustrations from his Mr BibleHead blog. He describes himself as ‘Christ-following, pencil-toting, husband to one, dad to five and granddad to fourteen’.

Balaam and his donkey

Balaam is annoyed by his donkey's behaviour, then astonished when the animal speaks to him. (Numbers 22-24)

Balaam is annoyed by his donkey's behaviour, then astonished when the animal speaks to him.

Numbers 22-24

Moody PublishersArtwork from the Moody Bible Institute filmstrip series. Moody Publishing have kindly donated these timeless Bible story scenes from their 1955 filmstrip series for teaching purposes only.

Noah and the Great Flood

Noah is instructed by God to build an ark to escape the great flood. (Genesis 6:9 - 9:17)

Noah is instructed by God to build an ark to escape the great flood.

Genesis 6:9 - 9:17

Moses and the Red Sea

God opens a path through the Red Sea for Moses and His People to escape from the Egyptians. (Exodus 5 - 14)

God opens a path through the Red Sea for Moses and His People to escape from the Egyptians.

Exodus 5 - 14

Moses and the Ten Commandments

God announces the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai.  (Exodus 19 - 20, 32, 34)

God announces the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai.

Exodus 19 - 20, 32, 34

Moses and the serpent of brass

Moses erects a serpent of brass to save the rebellious Israelites dying from snake bites. (Numbers 13:26 - 14:45, 20:1 - 21:8 )

Moses erects a serpent of brass to save the rebellious Israelites dying from snake bites.

Numbers 13:26 - 14:45, 20:1 - 21:8

Walls of Jericho

God tests Joshua's faith with His battle instructions for taking the city of Jericho. (Joshua 5:13-6:27)

God tests Joshua's faith with His battle instructions for taking the city of Jericho.

Joshua 5:13-6:27

Gideon and the Midianite army

Gideon trusts in God and defeats the Midianites with just 300 men. (Judges 6 - 7)

Gideon trusts in God and defeats the Midianites with just 300 men.

Judges 6 - 7

The call of Samuel

God chooses to speak to the nation of Israel through a young boy. (1 Samuel 1-3)

God chooses to speak to the nation of Israel through a young boy.

1 Samuel 1-3

The wisdom of Solomon

Solomon asks God for wisdom. (1 Kings 1-10, 2 Chronicles 1-9)

Solomon asks God for wisdom.

1 Kings 1-10, 2 Chronicles 1-9

Elijah and the prophets of Baal

Elijah has a contest with the prophets of Baal on Mount Carmel. (1 Kings 16:29 - 17:1, 18:1-46)

Elijah has a contest with the prophets of Baal on Mount Carmel.

1 Kings 16:29 - 17:1, 18:1-46

Ahab - the pouting king

King Ahab sulks when he can't buy Naboth's vineyard. Queen Jezebel plots to kill Naboth. Elijah arrives with God's judgement. (1 Kings 21:1-21)

King Ahab sulks when he can't buy Naboth's vineyard. Queen Jezebel plots to kill Naboth. Elijah arrives with God's judgement.

1 Kings 21:1-21

Naaman

When a Syrian General, Naaman, has leprosy, a captured servant girl advises him to find help from God. (2 Kings 5:1-16)

When a Syrian General, Naaman, has leprosy, a captured servant girl advises him to find help from God.

2 Kings 5:1-16

Elisha and the Syrian army

When Elisha is surrounded by the Syrian army, God's army comes to his rescue. (2 Kings 6:8-23)

When Elisha is surrounded by the Syrian army, God's army comes to his rescue.

2 Kings 6:8-23

The Fiery Furnace

Meshach, Shadrach and Abednego obey God and are thrown into a fiery furnace. (Daniel 3)

Meshach, Shadrach and Abednego obey God and are thrown into a fiery furnace.

Daniel 3

Belshazzar's feast

When Belshazzar uses the cups from the Temple at his drunken feast the writing is on the wall. (Daniel 5:1-31)

When Belshazzar uses the cups from the Temple at his drunken feast the writing is on the wall.

Daniel 5:1-31

Daniel in the den of lions

When Daniel refuses to stop praying to God he is thrown into a den of lions. (Daniel 6:1-28)

When Daniel refuses to stop praying to God he is thrown into a den of lions.

Daniel 6:1-28

Jonah and the large fish

When Jonah runs away rather than go to Nineveh he is swallowed by a great fish. (Jonah 1 - 3)

When Jonah runs away rather than go to Nineveh he is swallowed by a great fish.

Jonah 1 - 3

Ian and Sue Coate, FreeChristianIllustrations.comMulti-purpose clip art Bible characters that can be used to create Bible story scenes. Ian is a military trained illustrator and photographer now working as a freelance artist and illustrator. He and his wife Sue run FreeChristianIllustrations.com, a web site full of free Christian resources they have created. Ian has produced an endless volume of illustrations that have been published and, in his capacity as a visual historian, his artworks are on display at museums around Australia.

Bible characters: Women and babies

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Kings, Queens and Rulers

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Bible Characters: Men - Group 1

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Men - Group 2

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art Bible characters you can use to create your own slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Christmas Story Clip Art

Clip art you can use to create your own Christmas Story scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art you can use to create your own Christmas Story scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Bible clip art: Easter

Clip art Bible characters and objects you can use to create your Easter story slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art Bible characters and objects you can use to create your Easter story slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Bible characters: Soldiers and guards

Clip art you can use to create your own Bible Story scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art you can use to create your own Bible Story scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

Bible clip art: Buildings and structures

Clip art you can use to create your own Bible story slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds. (Bible overview)

Clip art you can use to create your own Bible story slides or scenes. There is a download option in PNG format with transparent backgrounds.

Bible overview

David PadfieldPhotographs of Life in Bible Times. David Padfield lives in the U.S. and is an evangelist, author and photographer who has travelled widely in Israel, Jordan, Turkey, Greece, Italy and Egypt. He has kindly donated photos from his travels to help teachers explain about life in Bible times.

The Christian's armour

Paul likens the protection and weapons a Christian has in spiritual warfare to that of a Roman soldier. (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Paul likens the protection and weapons a Christian has in spiritual warfare to that of a Roman soldier.

Ephesians 6:10-20

Wheat, barley and harvests

Life in Bible times. Growing and harvesting wheat and barley. (Bible overview)

Life in Bible times. Growing and harvesting wheat and barley.

Bible overview

Vineyards, watchtowers and wineskins

Life in Bible times. Growing and harvesting grapes. (Bible overview)

Life in Bible times. Growing and harvesting grapes.

Bible overview

Olives, olive presses and olive oil

Life in Bible times. How olives were grown, harvested and used.  (Bible overview)

Life in Bible times. How olives were grown, harvested and used.

Bible overview

Shepherds, sheep and sheepfolds

Life in Bible times. Shepherds, sheep and sheepfolds. (Bible overview)

Life in Bible times. Shepherds, sheep and sheepfolds.

Bible overview

Life in Bible times: Funerals and Tombs

Life in Bible times. Funerals and Tombs (Bible overview)

Life in Bible times. Funerals and Tombs

Bible overview

Sea of Galilee: Boats and ports

Useful background information on the Sea of Galilee and its boats and ports in Bible times. (Bible overview)

Useful background information on the Sea of Galilee and its boats and ports in Bible times.

Bible overview

Occupations in Bible times: Carpenters

Carpenters, their tools and their work in Bible times. (Bible overview)

Carpenters, their tools and their work in Bible times.

Bible overview

Sea of Galilee: Fish and fishing nets

Background information on fish and fishing in the Sea of Galilee in the time of the Gospels. (Bible overview)

Background information on fish and fishing in the Sea of Galilee in the time of the Gospels.

Bible overview

Life in Bible times: Weavers and Looms

Life in Bible times. Weavers, spindles and looms. (Bible overview)

Life in Bible times. Weavers, spindles and looms.

Bible overview

Rev. Henry MartinCartoon style artwork of Bible stories. The Rev. Henry Martin works in the Diocese of Manchester in England and in free moments he enjoys sketching and painting. He has kindly donated his artwork to help you tell Bible stories and share the good news of Jesus.

Moses: River Nile to Red Sea

Moses learns to put his trust in God. (Exodus 1-3, 14)

Moses learns to put his trust in God.

Exodus 1-3, 14

Jonah runs away but God turns him back

When God asks Jonah to preach in Nineveh he heads off in the opposite direction. (Jonah 1-3)

When God asks Jonah to preach in Nineveh he heads off in the opposite direction.

Jonah 1-3

Faith of the Roman Centurion

A Roman Centurion belives Jesus can heal his paralysed servant. (Matthew 8:5-13, Luke 7:2-9)

A Roman Centurion belives Jesus can heal his paralysed servant.

Matthew 8:5-13, Luke 7:2-9

Jesus feeds 5000

Jesus feeds over 5000 men plus women and children with five loaves and two fish. (Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13)

Jesus feeds over 5000 men plus women and children with five loaves and two fish.

Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13

Peter tries to walk on water

Peter tries to walk on water but when his faith fails and he sinks, Jesus rescues him. (Matthew 14:22-36, Mark 6:45-56, John 6:16-24)

Peter tries to walk on water but when his faith fails and he sinks, Jesus rescues him.

Matthew 14:22-36, Mark 6:45-56, John 6:16-24

Nicodemus talks with Jesus

Nicodemus visits Jesus and they talk about eternal life.  (John 3:1-21)

Nicodemus visits Jesus and they talk about eternal life.

John 3:1-21

Good Samaritan

A parable Jesus taught to challenge our thinking about our care for others. (Luke 10:25-37)

A parable Jesus taught to challenge our thinking about our care for others.

Luke 10:25-37

Zacchaeus: Little man - big change

When a dishonest tax collector meets Jesus his life is changed. (Luke 19:1-10)

When a dishonest tax collector meets Jesus his life is changed.

Luke 19:1-10

Jesus and the Temple traders

Jesus clears the Temple of the dishonest traders. (Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-24)

Jesus clears the Temple of the dishonest traders.

Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-24

Parable of the tenants of a vineyard

Jesus tells a parable about the wicked tenants of a vineyard who murder the owner's son. (Matthew 21:33-45, Mark 12:1-12, Luke 20:9-19)

Jesus tells a parable about the wicked tenants of a vineyard who murder the owner's son.

Matthew 21:33-45, Mark 12:1-12, Luke 20:9-19

Doubting Thomas

When Thomas hears the disciples have seen Jesus alive, he will not believe unless he sees Jesus also. (Mark 16:9-18, Luke 24:33-49, John 20:19-31)

When Thomas hears the disciples have seen Jesus alive, he will not believe unless he sees Jesus also.

Mark 16:9-18, Luke 24:33-49, John 20:19-31

The Jailor who became a Christian

Paul and Silas are unjustly imprisoned in Philippi but when an earthquake strikes the jailor becomes a Christian. (Acts 16:16-40)

Paul and Silas are unjustly imprisoned in Philippi but when an earthquake strikes the jailor becomes a Christian.

Acts 16:16-40

Sue BentleySue is an infant teacher who creates Bible story illustrations for young children. Included as download options are black and white versions of her pictures that can be used for colouring.

God creates the heavens and earth

God creates the universe, our world and all the life in it. (Genesis 1:1-31)

God creates the universe, our world and all the life in it.

Genesis 1:1-31

Adam and Eve disobey God

Adam and Eve disobey God then hide from Him. (Genesis 2:8 - 3:24)

Adam and Eve disobey God then hide from Him.

Genesis 2:8 - 3:24

Joseph and his dreams

Joseph's brothers become jealous of his coat, annoyed by his dreams and decide to sell him into slavery. (Genesis 37:1-10)

Joseph's brothers become jealous of his coat, annoyed by his dreams and decide to sell him into slavery.

Genesis 37:1-10

Joseph the prisoner

Joseph is sold as a slave in Egypt, falsely accused, imprisoned and then interprets Pharaoh's dreams. (Genesis 39 - 41)

Joseph is sold as a slave in Egypt, falsely accused, imprisoned and then interprets Pharaoh's dreams.

Genesis 39 - 41

Joseph meets his brothers

When Joseph's brothers visit Egypt to buy grain they do not know they are speaking to their missing brother, Joseph. (Genesis 41:41 - 42:38)

When Joseph's brothers visit Egypt to buy grain they do not know they are speaking to their missing brother, Joseph.

Genesis 41:41 - 42:38

Joseph is reunited with his family

Joseph is reunited with his brothers and his father Jacob who had been told Joseph was dead. (Genesis 43-46)

Joseph is reunited with his brothers and his father Jacob who had been told Joseph was dead.

Genesis 43-46

Three men and a fiery furnace

Meshach, Shadrach, Abednego stand up for God and are delivered from the fiery furnace. (Daniel 3)

Meshach, Shadrach, Abednego stand up for God and are delivered from the fiery furnace.

Daniel 3

Daniel and the lions

Preschool version of the story of Daniel and the lions' den. (Daniel 6:1-28)

Preschool version of the story of Daniel and the lions' den.

Daniel 6:1-28

Jonah and the big fish

When Jonah refuses to obey God and care for his enemies, God teaches him about obedience and love in dramatic ways. (Jonah 1-4)

When Jonah refuses to obey God and care for his enemies, God teaches him about obedience and love in dramatic ways.

Jonah 1-4

Zacharias, Elizabeth and baby John

Zacharias is left speechless when God tells him his wife Elizabeth willl have a son. (Luke 1:5-25, 39-45, 57-80)

Zacharias is left speechless when God tells him his wife Elizabeth willl have a son.

Luke 1:5-25, 39-45, 57-80

Jesus is born

The story of Christmas for young children. (Matthew 1:18-2:12, Luke 1:26-38, 2:1-21)

The story of Christmas for young children.

Matthew 1:18-2:12, Luke 1:26-38, 2:1-21

Jesus at a wedding in Cana

When the wine runs out at a wedding, Jesus turns water into vintage wine. (John 2:1-11)

When the wine runs out at a wedding, Jesus turns water into vintage wine.

John 2:1-11

Jesus heals a woman and a girl

On his way to see the seriously ill daughter of Jairus, Jesus heals a woman who reaches out for help. (Matthew 9:18-26, Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56)

On his way to see the seriously ill daughter of Jairus, Jesus heals a woman who reaches out for help.

Matthew 9:18-26, Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56

Jesus feeds lots of people

Preschool version of Jesus feeding 5,000 with five loaves and two fish. (Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13)

Preschool version of Jesus feeding 5,000 with five loaves and two fish.

Matthew 14:13-22, Mark 6:31-46, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-13

Jesus is baptised

Jesus is baptised by John. (Matthew 3:1-17, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-22, John 1:6-34)

Jesus is baptised by John.

Matthew 3:1-17, Mark 1:1-11, Luke 3:1-22, John 1:6-34

Parable of the sower for young children

Jesus tells a parable about a sower and then explains its meaning. (Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, Luke 8:4-15)

Jesus tells a parable about a sower and then explains its meaning.

Matthew 13:1-23, Mark 4:1-20, Luke 8:4-15

Parable of the lost son

A son who travels and squanders his inheritance finds forgiveness when he returns to his father. (Luke 15:11-32)

A son who travels and squanders his inheritance finds forgiveness when he returns to his father.

Luke 15:11-32

Story of Zacchaeus

Preschool version of the story of Zacchaeus. (Luke 19:1-10)

Preschool version of the story of Zacchaeus.

Luke 19:1-10

Jesus rides into Jerusalem on a donkey

Jesus rides into Jerusalem on a donkey as the people wave palms and shout 'Hosanna'. (Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17)

Jesus rides into Jerusalem on a donkey as the people wave palms and shout 'Hosanna'.

Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17

Jesus and the Last Supper

Jesus arranges His last meal with His disciples before He is crucified. (Matthew 26:17-35, Mark 14:12-31, Luke 22:7-38, John 13:18-38)

Jesus arranges His last meal with His disciples before He is crucified.

Matthew 26:17-35, Mark 14:12-31, Luke 22:7-38, John 13:18-38

Jesus prays and is arrested

Jesus prays in the garden of Gethsemane, is betrayed by Judas and arrested. (Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72, Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27)

Jesus prays in the garden of Gethsemane, is betrayed by Judas and arrested.

Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72, Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27

Jesus is alive again

Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene, two disciples walking to Emmaus, the disciples and Thomas. (Matthew 28:1-10, Mark 16:1-20, Luke 24:1-53, John 20:1-29)

Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene, two disciples walking to Emmaus, the disciples and Thomas.

Matthew 28:1-10, Mark 16:1-20, Luke 24:1-53, John 20:1-29

Jesus is put on trial

Peter denies knowing Jesus. Jesus is tried by Pilate and the crowd choose that Barabbus is freed and Jesus is crucified. (Matthew 26:57-27:31, Mark 15:6-10, Luke 22:58-62, John 18:28-19:14)

Peter denies knowing Jesus. Jesus is tried by Pilate and the crowd choose that Barabbus is freed and Jesus is crucified.

Matthew 26:57-27:31, Mark 15:6-10, Luke 22:58-62, John 18:28-19:14

Jesus is put to death

Jesus is put to death and His body laid in a tomb. (Matthew 27:33-66, Mark 15:25-47, Luke 23 26-56, John 19:42)

Jesus is put to death and His body laid in a tomb.

Matthew 27:33-66, Mark 15:25-47, Luke 23 26-56, John 19:42

Lambsongs: Jill Kemp and Richard GuntherAn extensive collection of illustrations of Bible stories for young children. The Lambsongs web site in New Zealand has many free Bible story resources for young children. They have a heart to share their resources and have kindly contributed Richard's artwork and Jill's words for us to assemble into Bible story presentation sets. You can also download free black and white versions for colouring plus Bible story take-home leaflets and booklets to aid further learning.

Jochebed - the brave mother of Moses

Jochebed hides her baby from the Egyptians, but a princess discovers the baby and names him Moses. (Exodus 2:1-10)

Jochebed hides her baby from the Egyptians, but a princess discovers the baby and names him Moses.

Exodus 2:1-10

David is brave (David and Goliath)

David trusts in God and goes out to fight the giant Goliath. (1 Samuel 17)

David trusts in God and goes out to fight the giant Goliath.

1 Samuel 17

Elijah and the ravens

God looks after Elijah by sending ravens with food for him. (1 Kings 17:1-7)

God looks after Elijah by sending ravens with food for him.

1 Kings 17:1-7

Elijah and the widow

Elijah, a widow and her son trust God to provide them with flour and oil. (1 Kings 17:8-24)

Elijah, a widow and her son trust God to provide them with flour and oil.

1 Kings 17:8-24

Elijah and the prophets of Baal

Elijah's contest with the prophets of Baal (1 Kings 18:16-46)

Elijah's contest with the prophets of Baal

1 Kings 18:16-46

Elijah and Elisha

Elijah is taken up to heaven and Elisha takes over. (2 Kings 2:1-14)

Elijah is taken up to heaven and Elisha takes over.

2 Kings 2:1-14

Elisha and the oil that never ran out

God helps a widow by giving her a miraculous supply of oil. (2 Kings 4:1-7)

God helps a widow by giving her a miraculous supply of oil.

2 Kings 4:1-7

Esther - a very brave queen

Queen Esther and the Jews pray for deliverance. (Esther)

Queen Esther and the Jews pray for deliverance.

Esther

Zacharias can't talk

Zacharias is lost for words when an angels tells him he is to have a son. (Luke 1:5-64)

Zacharias is lost for words when an angels tells him he is to have a son.

Luke 1:5-64

Mary and the Angel Gabriel

An angel tells Mary that God has chosen her to be the mother of His son, Jesus. (Matthew 1:18-25, Luke 1:26-45)

An angel tells Mary that God has chosen her to be the mother of His son, Jesus.

Matthew 1:18-25, Luke 1:26-45

Jesus was born in Bethlehem

Jesus is born in Bethlehem. (Luke 2:1-7)

Jesus is born in Bethlehem.

Luke 2:1-7

The Angels' Good News

Angels announce the birth of Jesus to nearby shepherds. (Luke 2:8-20)

Angels announce the birth of Jesus to nearby shepherds.

Luke 2:8-20

The Wise Men look for a baby King

Wise Men from the East travel to Bethlehem to bring gifts for the new born king. (Matthew 2:1-12)

Wise Men from the East travel to Bethlehem to bring gifts for the new born king.

Matthew 2:1-12

Fishing with Peter

After a night of unsuccessful fishing, Peter obeys Jesus says and has a record catch. (Luke 5:1-11)

After a night of unsuccessful fishing, Peter obeys Jesus says and has a record catch.

Luke 5:1-11

The Farmer and the Seed (Parable of the Sower)

Jesus tells a parable about a sower scattering seed on different soils. (Luke 8:4-15)

Jesus tells a parable about a sower scattering seed on different soils.

Luke 8:4-15

The silly, greedy farmer

Jesus tells a parable about a rich foolish farmer. (Luke 12:16-21)

Jesus tells a parable about a rich foolish farmer.

Luke 12:16-21

Prodigal Son

A loving father waits for his wayward son to return. (Luke 15:11-32)

A loving father waits for his wayward son to return.

Luke 15:11-32

Zacchaeus

Zacchaeus the cheating tax collector meets Jesus and changes his attitude to greed. (Luke 19:1-10)

Zacchaeus the cheating tax collector meets Jesus and changes his attitude to greed.

Luke 19:1-10

Jesus rides a donkey (Palm Sunday)

Jesus rides into Jerusalem as the crowd shout, 'Hosanna'. (Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17)

Jesus rides into Jerusalem as the crowd shout, 'Hosanna'.

Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, John 12:12-17

The Good Worker (Parable of the Talents)

Jesus tells a parable about a two workers who used their talents wisely and one who did not. (Matthew 25:14-30)

Jesus tells a parable about two workers who used their talents wisely and one who did not.

Matthew 25:14-30

Judas - 30 silver coins

Judas betrays Jesus to gain 30 pieces of silver. (Luke 22:3-6)

Judas betrays Jesus to gain 30 pieces of silver.

Luke 22:3-6

Peter and the Rooster

Peter denies Jesus three times. (Matthew 26:33-75)

Peter denies Jesus three times.

Matthew 26:33-75

Jesus and Pontius Pilate

Pontious Pilate offers to release Jesus or Barabbas. The crowd shout for Barabbas to be freed and Jesus to be crucified. (Matthew 27:11)

Pontious Pilate offers to release Jesus or Barabbas. The crowd shout for Barabbas to be freed and Jesus to be crucified.

Matthew 27:11

Jesus eats with His friends (The Last Supper)

Jesus tells the disciples how to remember Him. (Luke 22:7-20)

Jesus tells the disciples how to remember Him.

Luke 22:7-20

Washing feet

Jesus takes on the role of a servant and washes His disciples feet. (John 13:1-9)

Jesus takes on the role of a servant and washes His disciples feet.

John 13:1-9

Jesus is taken to the High Priest

Jesus is questioned by Annas and Caiaphas and falsely accused. (John 18:12-28)

Jesus is questioned by Annas and Caiaphas and falsely accused.

John 18:12-28

The story of Easter

Jesus is arrested, dies on a cross then rises from the dead. (Matthew 26-28, Mark 14-16, Luke 22-24, John 18-20)

Jesus is arrested, dies on a cross then rises from the dead.

Matthew 26-28, Mark 14-16, Luke 22-24, John 18-20

The Thief on the Cross

A thief turns to Jesus for help and is given a wonderful promise. (Luke 23:39-43)

A thief turns to Jesus for help and is given a wonderful promise.

Luke 23:39-43

The Holy Spirit comes

God sends the promised Holy Spirit at Pentecost. (Acts 2:1-13)

God sends the promised Holy Spirit at Pentecost.

Acts 2:1-13

Saul sees the light

Saul becomes a Christian after Jesus spoke to him on the way to Damascus. (Acts 9:1-8)

Saul becomes a Christian after Jesus spoke to him on the way to Damascus.

Acts 9:1-8

Dorcas

When kind Dorcas dies, Peter prays to God for help. (Acts 9:36-43)

When kind Dorcas dies, Peter prays to God for help.

Acts 9:36-43

Paul and Silas sing in jail

Paul and Silas praise God in prison and when a earthquake sets them free they tell the Jailor about Jesus. (Acts 16:16-40)

Paul and Silas praise God in prison and when a earthquake sets them free they tell the Jailor about Jesus.

Acts 16:16-40

Paul is shipwrecked

Paul is shipwrecked but all on board make it safely ashore. (Acts 27:1-44)

Paul is shipwrecked but all on board make it safely ashore.

Acts 27:1-44

Paul and the snake

God protects Paul when he is bitten by a poisonous snake. (Acts 28:1-10)

God protects Paul when he is bitten by a poisonous snake.

Acts 28:1-10

Put on God's armour

The armour a Roman soldier wore can help us understand how to live for God. (Ephesians 6:10-20)

The armour a Roman soldier wore can help us understand how to live for God.

Ephesians 6:10-20

Richard GuntherRichard is a Christian from New Zealand who has been illustrating books for over 40 years. He has created thousands of clipart pictures, flashcard illustrations and cartoons. As part of his online ministry he offers free Bible story illustrations, plus pictures and articles about Creation.

Sarah - the woman who laughed

Sarah laughs mockingly when three strangers tell her husband Abraham that they will have a son. (Genesis 18:1-15, 21:1-7)

Sarah laughs mockingly when three strangers tell her husband Abraham that they will have a son.

Genesis 18:1-15, 21:1-7

Abraham and Isaac

Abraham has the faith to believe that God will find a sacrifice to replace Isaac. (Genesis 22:1-19)

Abraham has the faith to believe that God will find a sacrifice to replace Isaac.

Genesis 22:1-19

Balaam and his donkey

As Balaam travels to curse the Israelites God intervenes and Balaam's donkey has something to say. (Numbers 22-24)

As Balaam travels to curse the Israelites God intervenes and Balaam's donkey has something to say.

Numbers 22-24

Ehud and King Eglon

Ehud, the left-handed assassin, who delivered the Israelites from the Moabites. (Judges 3:12-30)

Ehud, the left-handed assassin, who delivered the Israelites from the Moabites.

Judges 3:12-30

King Ahaziah tries to arrest Elijah

How not to arrest a prophet. (2 Kings 1:1-18)

How not to arrest a prophet.

2 Kings 1:1-18

Elisha takes over from Elijah

Elijah is taken up into heaven and the mantle falls to Elisha. (2 Kings 2:1-18)

Elijah is taken up into heaven and the mantle falls to Elisha.

2 Kings 2:1-18

Elisha and the bears

Two bears come to Elisha's rescue when he is threatened by a gang of mocking youths. (2 Kings 2:23-25)

Two bears come to Elisha's rescue when he is threatened by a gang of mocking youths.

2 Kings 2:23-25

Elisha and the widow's oil

When a widow is in debt, Elisha tells her what God wants her to do. (2 Kings 4:1-7)

When a widow is in debt, Elisha tells her what God wants her to do.

2 Kings 4:1-7

Elisha and Naaman - part 1

When Naaman has leprosy, a Jewish slave girl tells him that God can heal him. (2 Kings 5:1-12)

When Naaman has leprosy, a Jewish slave girl tells him that God can heal him.

2 Kings 5:1-12

Elisha and Naaman - part 2

Naaman washes seven times in the River Jordan. (2 Kings 5:13-27)

Naaman washes seven times in the River Jordan.

2 Kings 5:13-27

Elisha and the army of fire - part 1

When the King of Syria learns God is telling Elisha his battle plans, he sends an army to capture the prophet. (2 Kings 6:8-18)

When the King of Syria learns God is telling Elisha his battle plans, he sends an army to capture the prophet.

2 Kings 6:8-18

Elisha and the army of fire - part 2

When God delivers the Syrian army into the control of Elisha by making them blind, the prophet shows mercy. (2 Kings 6:18-23)

When God delivers the Syrian army into the control of Elisha by making them blind, the prophet shows mercy.

2 Kings 6:18-23

The Lord is my Shepherd

David's psalm about God's care as the Shepherd of His sheep. (Psalm 23)

David's psalm about God's care as the Shepherd of His sheep.

Psalm 23

Daniel keeps praying

Daniel refuses to stop praying to God, who answers his prayers to deliver him from the lions' den. (Daniel 6:1-28)

Daniel refuses to stop praying to God, who answers his prayers to deliver him from the lions' den.

Daniel 6:1-28

King Jesus

Jesus rides triumphantly in to Jerusalem and then clears the Temple of the dishonest money changers. (Matthew 21:1-17)

Jesus rides triumphantly in to Jerusalem and then clears the Temple of the dishonest money changers.

Matthew 21:1-17

Sleepy Eutychus

When Paul preaches for a long time, a young man falls asleep and topples out of a third storey window. (Acts 20:6-12)

When Paul preaches for a long time, a young man falls asleep and topples out of a third storey window.

Acts 20:6-12

Basic Training Bible MinistriesIllustrations by Rachael Coate. Basic Training Bible Ministries have kindly contributed illustrations used in their free e-book series. Gene and Nancy Cunningham of BTBM are involved in training pastors and workers in remote regions of the world and have established Bible Schools in Africa, India and Papua New Guinea.

Paul the soldier - suffers for his faith

Paul explains the suffering he has endured for being a soldier for Christ. (2 Corinthians 11:23-27)

Paul explains the suffering he has endured for being a soldier for Christ.

2 Corinthians 11:23-27

The Glory StoryBible story artwork. The Glory Story web site has a gallery of images that allow you to tell the whole Bible Story in chronological order from Genesis to Revelation. They have provided the following files for free download.

Queen Esther prays for help

Queen Esther prays to God to help to save her people from an enemy plotting to annihilate them. (Esther)

Queen Esther prays to God to help to save her people from an enemy plotting to annihilate them.

Esther

The story of Job

Job tries to understand the adversity afflicting him. (Job)

Job tries to understand the adversity afflicting him.

Job

Ten minute guide to the Old Testament: Part 2

Part 2 of an overview of the Old Testament - King Solomon to John the Baptist. (Bible overview)

Part 2 of an overview of the Old Testament - King Solomon to John the Baptist.

Bible overview

Ten minute guide to the Old Testament: Part 1

Part 1 of an overview of the Old Testament - Creation to King Solomon. (Bible overview)

Part 1 of an overview of the Old Testament - Creation to King Solomon.

Bible overview

Biblos.com (Bible Hub)Free maps that show lands and locations in the Bible. Bible Hub is a free web site where you can view the Bible online in many versions and translations along with commentaries and many helpful study aids to help you in your preparation. In the Bible Atlas section of their web site, you can type in a Bible place name and it will generate a map for you.

Maps - Israel in the Old Testament era

Maps of Israel and its regions in the Old Testament era. (Bible overview)

Maps of Israel and its regions in the Old Testament era.

Bible overview

Maps - Israel in the New Testament era

Maps of Israel and its regions in the New Testament era. (Bible overview)

Maps of Israel and its regions in the New Testament era.

Bible overview

Maps - Egypt and the Sinai Peninsular

Maps of Egypt and the Sinai Peninsular. (Bible overview)

Maps of Egypt and the Sinai Peninsular.

Bible overview

Maps - Mesopotamia, Babylon and Assyria

Maps of Ancient Mesopotamia, Babylon and Assyria. (Bible overview)

Maps of Ancient Mesopotamia, Babylon and Assyria.

Bible overview

Maps - Regions visited by the Apostle Paul

Maps of regions visited by the Apostle Paul. (Bible overview)

Maps of regions visited by the Apostle Paul.

Bible overview

Society of Biblical LiteratureHigh quality set of Bible maps. The Society of Biblical Literature fosters Biblical scholarship. They have granted FreeBibleimages permission to distribute a set of Bible maps they have created for the Bible Odyssey map gallery.

Bible maps of Israel and the Middle East

A useful set of maps showing key regions mentioned in the Bible. (Bible overview)

A useful set of maps showing key regions mentioned in the Bible.

Bible overview

Arabs for ChristIllustrations from an artist living in the Middle East. Arabs for Christ are a missionary agency for missions to the Middle East. They have created illustrations in a similar style to Sweet Publishing which they use in refugee camps in Lebanon. They have kindly donated them for your teaching use.

Elijah anoints Elisha

 Elijah anoints Elisha to succeed him as God requested. (1 Kings 19:16, 19-21)

Elijah anoints Elisha to succeed him as God requested.

1 Kings 19:16, 19-21

King Ahaziah, Elijah and fire from heaven

When King Ahaziah seeks guidance from a false god, God sends Elijah to intervene. (2 Kings 1:1-18)

When King Ahaziah seeks guidance from a false god, God sends Elijah to intervene.

2 Kings 1:1-18

Elisha shows mercy to his enemies

When God allows Elisha to capture his enemies he feeds them then sets them free. (2 Kings 6:8-23)

When God allows Elisha to capture his enemies he feeds them then sets them free.

2 Kings 6:8-23

Elisha and the siege of Samaria

The King wants to execute Elisha when Samaria is under siege. (2 Kings 6:24-7:20)

The King wants to execute Elisha when Samaria is under siege.

2 Kings 6:24-7:20

Hosea and Gomer

Hosea redeems his unfaithful wife, paying the price for her freedom. (Hosea 1 - 3)

Hosea redeems his unfaithful wife, paying the price for her freedom.

Hosea 1 - 3

Jesus heals a man at the pool of Bethesda

When Jesus heals a man on the Sabbath day it causes controversy. (John 5:1-24)

When Jesus heals a man on the Sabbath day it causes controversy.

John 5:1-24

Parable of the Rich Fool

Jesus tells a parable about an ambitious but foolish rich man. (Luke 12:13-21)

Jesus tells a parable about an ambitious but foolish rich man.

Luke 12:13-21

Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus

Jesus tells a parable about a rich man and Lazarus, a beggar, who both die. (Luke 16:19-31)

Jesus tells a parable about a rich man and Lazarus, a beggar, who both die.

Luke 16:19-31

Jesus and the adulterous woman

Jesus is asked to give His judgement on a woman accused of adultery. (John 8:1-11)

Jesus is asked to give His judgement on a woman accused of adultery.

John 8:1-11

Parable of the Royal Wedding

When guests invited to a royal wedding refuse to attend the King takes action. (Matthew 22:1-14)

When guests invited to a royal wedding refuse to attend the King takes action.

Matthew 22:1-14

The parable of the talents of gold

A parable about three servants left to invest their master's money. (Matthew 25:14-30)

A parable about three servants left to invest their master's money.

Matthew 25:14-30

Jesus questions and reinstates Peter

Having denied Jesus three times, Peter is asked three times by Jesus about his love for Him. (John 21:1-25)

Having denied Jesus three times, Peter is asked three times by Jesus about his love for Him.

John 21:1-25

Rev. Yves LangevinYves is a deaf pastor from Canada who teaches the Bible through his illustrations and sign language. His YouTube and Vimeo channels – Bible LSQ – has Bible videos signed in French.

The Tabernacle

The Tabernacle building and its furnishings. (Exodus 25-40)

The Tabernacle building and its furnishings.

Exodus 25-40

The Armour of a Christian

Paul likens the protection and weapons a Christian has in spiritual warfare to that of a Roman soldier. (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Paul likens the protection and weapons a Christian has in spiritual warfare to that of a Roman soldier.

Ephesians 6:10-20

Andrea RauUnique Bible story scenes for young children using puppets photographed against Bible story backgrounds. Andrea is a teacher in Germany who, along with her husband, has made the figures and settings photographed in these Bible story scenes.

God tells Abraham to live in Canaan

God tells Abram to live in Cannaan where he will become the father of a great nation. (Genesis 12:1-8)

God tells Abram to live in Cannaan where he will become the father of a great nation.

Genesis 12:1-8

Abraham travels to Egypt

When Abram deceives Pharaoh it causes all kinds of trouble. (Genesis 12:10-20)

When Abram deceives Pharaoh it causes all kinds of trouble.

Genesis 12:10-20

Abram and Lot decide to part

Lot chooses to live in the wicked city of Sodom while Abram moves to Hebron. (Genesis 13:1-18)

Lot chooses to live in the wicked city of Sodom while Abram moves to Hebron.

Genesis 13:1-18

Abraham rescues Lot

When Lot is taken prisoner Abram rescues him. (Genesis 14:1-24)

When Lot is taken prisoner Abram rescues him.

Genesis 14:1-24

Abram, Hagar and Ishmael

When Sarai offers Hagar to bear children for Abram it causes problems. (Genesis 15-16)

When Sarai offers Hagar to bear children for Abram it causes problems.

Genesis 15-16

Jesus heals a paralysed man

A man is let down through the roof to see Jesus. A set of images for young children. (Mark 2:2-12, Luke 5:17-26)

A man is let down through the roof to see Jesus. A set of images for young children.

Mark 2:2-12, Luke 5:17-26

Jesus heals blind Bartimaeus

Blind Bartimaeus cries out to Jesus for help. A set of images for young children. (Mark 10:46-52)

Blind Bartimaeus cries out to Jesus for help. A set of images for young children.

Mark 10:46-52

Parable of the midnight visitor

Jesus teaches about prayer through a story of a late-night visitor. A set of images for young children. (Luke 11:5-10)

Jesus teaches about prayer through a story of a late-night visitor. A set of images for young children.

Luke 11:5-10

Parable of the Lost coin

Parable of the woman who searches for a lost coin. A set of images for young children. (Luke 15:8-10)

Parable of the woman who searches for a lost coin. A set of images for young children.

Luke 15:8-10

Revelation TVImages from a 3D computer generated model. These images of the statue in Nebuchadnezzar's dream have been computer generated. They have been kindly donated by Revelation TV to the Word in Pictures project.

Nebuchadnezzar's dream

When Nebuchadnezzar has a disturbing dream, God reveals both the dream and its interpretation to Daniel. (Daniel 2:1-49)

When Nebuchadnezzar has a disturbing dream, God reveals both the dream and its interpretation to Daniel.

Daniel 2:1-49

Biblia PrintsArtistic 3D model reconstruction of Ezekiel's vision of the Temple. Biblia Prints have created this reconstruction of Ezekiel's vision of the Temple based on the dimensions and description given in the Bible. They have kindly contributed sets of images from their 3D model to help those researching or teaching this subject.

Ezekiel's vision of the Temple: Part 1

Ezekiel's vision in which a 'man with the appearance of bronze' and a measuring rod reveals the new Temple. (Ezekiel 40)

Ezekiel's vision in which a 'man with the appearance of bronze' and a measuring rod reveals the new Temple.

Ezekiel 40

Ezekiel's vision of the Temple: Part 2

Ezekiel's vision in which he is shown the Holy Place of the new Temple. (Ezekiel 41)

Ezekiel's vision in which he is shown the Holy Place of the new Temple.

Ezekiel 41

Ezekiel's vision of the Temple: Part 3

Ezekiel's vision of the temple in which he sees the outer courts. (Ezekiel 42)

Ezekiel's vision of the temple in which he sees the outer courts.

Ezekiel 42

Ezekiel's vision of the Temple: Part 4

Ezekiel's vision of the temple in which he sees glory of the Lord fill the place. (Ezekiel 43)

Ezekiel's vision of the temple in which he sees glory of the Lord fill the place.

Ezekiel 43

New Harvest Ministries International IncSeventy images that highlight God's promise of redemption. New Harvest Ministries International have traced the history of God's promise of redemption in 70 images and Bible passages that all point to Jesus (see the Story Planners). You can use all the images or a selection you have chosen.

God's promise of redemption

The History of the Bible in 70 images that point to Jesus and God's promise of Redemption. You can download a story planner with brief overview text or one with the full Bible passages for each image. (Bible overview)

The History of the Bible in 70 images that point to Jesus and God's promise of Redemption. You can download a story planner with brief overview text or one with the full Bible passages for each image.

Bible overview

Helen ReasonBible story scenes for children. Helen Reason works as an Interior designer in New Zealand and has created Bible story illustrations for children's daily Bible reading notes. Contact

Onesimus the runaway slave

Onesimus, a slave, steals from his master Philemon then runs away. After meeting Paul in prison he returns to ask forgiveness. (Philemon)

Onesimus, a slave, steals from his master Philemon then runs away. After meeting Paul in prison he returns to ask forgiveness.

Philemon

FreeBibleimagesPhotographs of Bible story scenes with actors digitally transposed over Middle-Eastern backgrounds. These images were shot using costumes and objects kindly loaned to FreeBibleimages by the Wintershall Estate who stage open-air productions of the Life of Christ and the Nativity.

Joseph the dreamer

Free Bible pictures of Joseph's coat and dreams. (Genesis 37:1-10)

Joseph is given an ornamental coat by Jacob and shares his dreams.

Genesis 37:1-10

Joseph sold as slave

Free Bible pictures of Joseph sold as a slave by his brothers. (Genesis 37:12-36)

Joseph's brothers sell him as a slave and deceive Jacob into thinking he is dead.

Genesis 37:12-36

Joseph and Potiphar's wife

Free Bible pictures at Free Bible images of Joseph being falsely accused by Potiphar's wife. (Genesis 39:1-20)

Joseph is falsely accused by Potiphar's wife.

Genesis 39:1-20

Joseph, the baker and the cupbearer

Free Bible images of Joseph in prison interpreting the dreams of Pharaoh's baker and cupbearer. (Genesis 39:20 - 40:23)

Joseph in prison interprets the dreams of Pharaoh's baker and cupbearer.

Genesis 39:20 - 40:23

Joseph interprets Pharaoh's dreams

Joseph interprets Pharaoh's dreams and is appointed the second most powerful ruler in Egypt. (Genesis 41:1-57)

Joseph interprets Pharaoh's dreams and is appointed the second most powerful ruler in Egypt.

Genesis 41:1-57

Joseph's brothers visit Egypt

Joseph meets his brothers when they visit Egypt to buy grain. (Genesis 41:47-42:38)

Joseph meets his brothers when they visit Egypt to buy grain.

Genesis 41:47-42:38

Joseph's brothers return to Egypt

Joseph's brothers return to Egypt with Benjamin. (Genesis 43:1 - 45:15)

Joseph's brothers return to Egypt with Benjamin.

Genesis 43:1 - 45:15

Joseph is reunited with Jacob

Jacob learns that Joseph is alive and travels to see him. (Genesis 45:16 - 46:34)

Jacob learns that Joseph is alive and travels to see him.

Genesis 45:16 - 46:34

Elijah fed by ravens

Free Bible pictures of the story of Elijah fed by ravens at Brook Kerith (also spelt Cherith). (1 Kings 17:1-9)

The prophet Elijah, having told King Ahab it will not rain, hides in the Kerith ravine and is fed by ravens.

1 Kings 17:1-9

A widow feeds Elijah

Free Bible pictures of the story of the Elijah fed by a widow and her son at Zarephath. (1 Kings 17:7-16, 1 Kings 18:1)

Elijah travels to Zarephath and meets a Widow Preparing her last meal.

1 Kings 17:7-16, 1 Kings 18:1

Elijah's contest with the prophets of Baal

Elijah challenges 850 false prophets to a contest on Mount Carmel. (1 Kings 18:1-40)

Elijah challenges 850 false prophets to a contest on Mount Carmel.

1 Kings 18:1-40

Elijah prays for rain

Elijah prays seven times for God to send rain. (1 Kings 18:41-46)

Elijah prays seven times for God to send rain.

1 Kings 18:41-46

Elijah flees to Horeb

Elijah flees to Mount Horeb when his life is threatened but hears God voice in a gentle whisper. (1 Kings 19:1-18)

Elijah flees to Mount Horeb when his life is threatened but hears God voice in a gentle whisper.

1 Kings 19:1-18

Elijah anoints Elisha to succeed him

Elijah anoints Elisha to succeed him as a prophet of God. (1 Kings 19:15-21)

Elijah anoints Elisha to succeed him as a prophet of God.

1 Kings 19:15-21

Great Feast

Free Bible pictures of the parable of the Great Feast (or Great Banquet). (Luke 14:15-23)

A parable of Jesus about the Great Feast with an unexpected guest list.

Luke 14:15-23

Lost Coin

Free Bible pictures of the parable of the Lost Coin. (Luke 15:8-10)

The parable Jesus told about a woman who lost a coin.

Luke 15:8-10

Prodigal Son

Free Bible pictures of the parable of the Prodigal Son (or Two Sons). (Luke 15:11-32)

A parable of Jesus about two sons and their forgiving father.

Luke 15:11-32

Persistent Widow

Free Bible pictures of the parable of the Persistent Widow who pestered a judge for justice. (Luke 18:1-8)

The parable Jesus told about a widow who persisted in trying to get justice from an unjust judge.

Luke 18:1-8

Maps: Seven churches of Revelation

Maps showing the locations of the seven churches mentioned in Revelation. (Revelation 1:9-3:22)

Maps showing the locations of the seven churches mentioned in Revelation.

Revelation 1:9-3:22

Blank relief maps of regions of Israel

A blank set of relief maps showing regions of Israel to which you can add locations as needed. (Bible overview)

A blank set of relief maps showing regions of Israel to which you can add locations as needed.

Bible overview

Maps: Jerusalem in the time of Jesus

Maps showing topography of Jerusalem and key sites in the time of Jesus. (Bible overview)

Maps showing topography of Jerusalem and key sites in the time of Jesus.

Bible overview

Blank satellite maps of Israel and Middle East

A blank set of satellite maps of Israel at different angles and inclines to which you can add locations as needed. (Bible overview)

A blank set of satellite maps of Israel at different angles and inclines to which you can add locations as needed.

Bible overview

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