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The parables of Jesus / retold from the Bible and illustrated by Tomie dePaola.

By: DePaola, Tomie, 1934-.
Contributor(s): DePaola, Tomie, 1934- [ill] | Holiday House (Firm) [pbl].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Holiday House, c1987Edition: 1st ed.Description: [32] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0823406369; 9780823406364.Subject(s): Jesus Christ -- Parables -- Juvenile literature | Sower (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Tares (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Good Samaritan (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Friend at midnight (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Mustard seed (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Leaven (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Hidden treasure (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Pearl of great price (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Lost coin (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Lost sheep (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Unforgiving servant (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Laborers in the vineyard (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Prodigal son (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Ten virgins (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Great supper (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Pharisee and the publican (Parable) -- Juvenile literature | Bible stories -- Juvenile literature | Bible. N.T. Matthew -- Juvenile literature | Bible. N.T. Mark -- Juvenile literature | Bible. N.T. Luke -- Juvenile literature | Bible. N.T. Gospels -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 226/.809505 LOC classification: BT376 | .D4 1987
Contents:
The sower -- The weeds and the wheat -- The Ggood Samaritan -- The insistent friend -- The mustard seed -- The leaven -- The hidden reasure -- The pearl of great price -- The net -- The lost silver piece -- tThe lost sheep -- The unforgiving servant -- The laborers in the vineyard -- The prodigal son -- The wise and foolish virgins -- The great feast -- The pharisee and the publican.
Summary: An illustrated retelling of seventeen parables used by Jesus Christ in his teachings. Includes "The Good Samaritan," "The Lost Sheep," The Laborers in the Vineyard," and "The Prodigal Son."
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"A Holiday House book."

An illustrated retelling of seventeen parables used by Jesus Christ in his teachings. Includes "The Good Samaritan," "The Lost Sheep," The Laborers in the Vineyard," and "The Prodigal Son."

The sower -- The weeds and the wheat -- The Ggood Samaritan -- The insistent friend -- The mustard seed -- The leaven -- The hidden reasure -- The pearl of great price -- The net -- The lost silver piece -- tThe lost sheep -- The unforgiving servant -- The laborers in the vineyard -- The prodigal son -- The wise and foolish virgins -- The great feast -- The pharisee and the publican.

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Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut on September 15, 1934. He received a B.F.A. from Pratt Institute in 1956, a M.F.A. from California College of Arts and Crafts in 1969, and a doctoral equivalency from Lone Mountain College in 1970. <p> He has written and/or illustrated more than 200 books including 26 Fairmount Avenue, Strega Nona, and Meet the Barkers. He has received numerous awards for his work including the Caldecott Honor Award, the Newbery Honor Award and the New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure. His murals and paintings can be seen in many churches and monasteries throughout New England. He has designed greeting cards, magazine and record album covers, and theater sets. His work is shown in galleries and museums. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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