The Lion Children's Bible: Gift Edition

The Lion Children's Bible: Gift Edition

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Here are more than sixty Bible stories, specially chosen for young children: a foundation on which to build a growing knowledge of the Bible. These stories can be clearly understood, they are fun to read, to share and to enjoy. The Lion Children's Bible retells them in a clear and simple way for children to read alone or with adults.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Leather | 256 pages
  • 148 x 210 x 20mm | 501g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Children's Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • colour illustrations
  • 0745922376
  • 9780745922379
  • 885,012

Table of contents

Contents The story of God's People THE OLD TESTAMENT In the beginning - Adam and Eve Noah's boat The Tower of Babel Abraham and Lot Isaac: the test A wife for Isaac The story of Jacob Joseph and his brothers Moses hears God's call Pharaoh says no The story of the plagues The escape from Egypt 'Manna' in the desert The ten laws of God God's special tent Rebellion! The twelve spies Rahab and the spies The fortress-city of Jericho Israel in the promised land Gideon's three hundred Samson the strong Ruth leaves home Hannah's baby Samuel, the king-maker The shepherd-boy and the giant - David and Goliath David and the king's son The story of David and Jonathan Long live King David! David and Bathsheba Nathan the prophet Absalom's rebellion Solomon the wise The queen of Sheba Solomon builds a house for God Elijah and the prophets of Baal King Ahab and the vineyard Stories of Elisha The house at Shunem Naaman's story Joash - the boy king Invasion from the north - King Hezekiah and the prophet Isaiah Josiah's discovery Jeremiah and the fall of Jerusalem Ezekiel and the exiles The story of Daniel The golden statue Belshazzar's feast Daniel in the lion-pit Back home in Jerusalem! Ezra and Governor Nehemiah The plot that failed - The story of Queen Esther The runaway - Jonah's story The story of Jesus and his followers THE NEW TESTAMENT A girl named Mary 'His name is John' - John the Baptist The King born in a stable Strangers - and a star The story of the wise men The boy in the Temple The King's herald Jesus goes to a wedding The twelve friends Lessons out of doors - The 'sermon on the mount' The paralysed man The storm Visit to Jerusalem Trouble about the Sabbath King Herod's birthday Believing - and forgiving The good shepherd Alive and well! God's Kingdom The hungry crowd - Jesus feeds 5,000 people On the mountain The two sons The Pharisees and their questions Martha, Mary and Lazarus On the way to Jerusalem - Bartimaeus and Zacchaeus The King rides in The last meal - and betrayal! Sentenced to death Alive from the dead! Wind and fire! The lame man - and a warning Stephen Paul joins the Christians Peter and Cornelius The travels of Paul Prison - and shipwreckshow more

About Pat Alexander

PAT ALEXANDER is co-founder and former editorial director of Lion Publishing. She is also the compiler and author of many books ranging from the best-selling Lion Handbook to the Bible to The Lion First Bible. Pat continues to be involved in Christian publishing, training in disadvantage areas of the world with Media Associates International. She lives in Oxford where she enjoys gardening in her spare time. CAROLYN COX combines work as an illustrator with bringing up a family. For Lion she has also illustrated My Own Book of Bible Stories.show more

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