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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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

Jesus is Crucified

Free Bible images of Jesus being flogged, carrying the cross and being taken out of the city to be crucified. (Matthew 27:27-37, Mark 15:16-25, Luke 23:26-34, John 19:16-27)

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

Contributed by LUMO project

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

Contributed by LUMO project

Illustrated stories

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

Contributed by YoMinistry.com

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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

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

Contributed by Moody Publishers

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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

The story of Job

Job tries to understand the adversity afflicting him. (Job)

Job tries to understand the adversity afflicting him.

Job

Contributed by The Glory Story

Death of John the Baptist

John the Baptist is executed by Herod Antipas. (Matthew 14:1-12)

John the Baptist is executed by Herod Antipas.

Matthew 14:1-12

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

Rich man and Lazarus

Jesus tells a parable about what happens to a rich man and a beggar when they both die. (Luke 16:19-31)

Jesus tells a parable about what happens to a rich man and a beggar when they both die.

Luke 16:19-31

Contributed by Basic Training Bible Ministries

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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

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

Contributed by SIKU/Edge Group

Manga - Trials of Jesus (text on images)

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

Contributed by SIKU/Edge Group

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 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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

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

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

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

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

Manga - Crucifixion (text free)

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

Contributed by SIKU/Edge Group

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

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

Contributed by SIKU/Edge Group

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 Apostles are persecuted

Free Bible illustrations at Free Bible images of the Apostles continuing to tell others about Jesus despite being imprisoned and beaten. (Acts 5:12-42)

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

Acts 5:12-42

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Stephen is martyred

Free Bible illustrations at Free Bible images of Stephen being chosen as one of seven deacons and later being stoned to death for speaking about Jesus. (Acts 6-7)

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

Acts 6-7

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Paul becomes a Christian

Jesus speaks to Saul (Paul) as he travels to Damascus to persecute Christians. (Acts 7, 8:1-3, 9:1-31)

Jesus speaks to Saul (Paul) as he travels to Damascus to persecute Christians.

Acts 7, 8:1-3, 9:1-31

Contributed by Basic Training Bible Ministries

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

Contributed by Rev. Henry Martin

Paul in bondage

Paul is arrested in Jerusalem and held as a prisoner in Caesarea before being sent for trial in Rome. (Acts 21-26)

Paul is arrested in Jerusalem and held as a prisoner in Caesarea before being sent for trial in Rome.

Acts 21-26

Contributed by YoMinistry.com

Great Faith - Part 4: Gideon - The Prophets

Hebrews 11 is a chapter listing some of the great heroes of faith. This section looks at Gideon through to the prophets. (Hebrews 11:32-40)

Hebrews 11 is a chapter listing some of the great heroes of faith. This section looks at Gideon through to the prophets.

Hebrews 11:32-40

Contributed by René Pfitzner

Great Faith - Part 5: Running the race

Running the race of faith with our eyes on Jesus. (Hebrews 12:1-3)

Running the race of faith with our eyes on Jesus.

Hebrews 12:1-3

Contributed by René Pfitzner
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