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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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

Jerusalem in the time of Jesus

Jerusalem in the time of Jesus (Bible overview)

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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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Ezekiel - God's spokesman in Babylon - part 2

God tells Ezekiel to do some bizarre things to get people's attention and teach them about events in the future. (Ezekiel 4-5)

God tells Ezekiel to do some bizarre things to get people's attention and teach them about events in the future.

Ezekiel 4-5

Contributed by Richard Gunther

Zacharias is promised a son

God promises Zacharias (Zechariah) and his wife Elizabeth a son. (Luke 1:5-25)

God promises Zacharias (Zechariah) and his wife Elizabeth a son.

Luke 1:5-25

Contributed by Marian van der Kruijt

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

Contributed by Lambsongs: Jill Kemp and Richard Gunther

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Richard Gunther

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

Contributed by Sue Bentley

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

Contributed by Sue Bentley

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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
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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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Sue Bentley

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

Contributed by Sue Bentley

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

Contributed by Sue Bentley

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

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

Contributed by FreeBibleimages
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