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Scripts good friday

In this Readers Theater, audiences are led to focus on the phrase Jesus cried out on the cross, exclaiming that "it is finished," and how those words impact our lives as Christians.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 3

Joseph of Arimathea followed Jesus during His ministry and watched Him die. Joseph felt called to step up and bury Jesus—to do one thing for the man who did so much for him.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 2

This Readers Theater helps audiences think about the miracle and ministry of Jesus’ life, and how everything He did on earth led up to His death, which coincided with the mystery of the temple veil tearing from top to bottom.

Actors: 3 Minutes: 4-6

Peter wrestles with his betrayal of Jesus. He knows that Jesus will forgive him, but can he forgive himself?

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

John reflects on his time with the Jesus and the day he was called to follow his Messiah.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

The mother of a young man who took the wrong path; she is struggling with losing him and trying to absorb what she has seen and heard.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

Mary talks about what it was like to be the mother of the Messiah, watching Jesus grow up and fulfill His purpose.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

Centurion Longinus had carried out many executions, but this one in particular was unlike any he had ever experienced.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

Jairus, a leader in the synagogue, asked Jesus to heal his young daughter who was dying. By the time Jesus arrived at Jairus’ house, the young girl had died. In this script, that same young girl remembers meeting Jesus after He raised her from the dead.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 8

Joseph tells his seven-year-old son Yeshua (Jesus) that they must kill the lamb that Yeshua has raised for the last year.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 4

The wife of Pilate agonizes over a nightmare that came with a message. Includes the the soundtrack found in the video version from the Who Do You Say I Am? Bundle.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 3

Seven individuals, from both then and now, soberly consider their role in the crucifixion of the Savior.

Actors: 7 Minutes: 5

Though He Crush Me is a surprising conversation between Christ and the devil moments before the Crucifixion. This short play is a great illustration tool for teachers and communicators alike and serves as a powerful exploration of the enormous personal stakes and sacrifice for Christ as he goes to the cross. With his hands tied behind his back and about to face his greatest challenge yet, Christ is Intimidated and belittled by the devil who appears to make him doubt the divine plan. But Christ turns the conversation, and the devil, on their head with a powerful argument at the genius and wisdom of Heaven. Though He Crush Me is certain to make audiences look at the story of Good Friday with new eyes.

Actors: 2 Minutes: 13

This bundle of five scripts, 4 of which are monologues, is meant to be used in a Passion Walk experience. You will find the thoughts, emotions and descriptions of witnesses to Jesus’ crucifixion and moments leading up to it. You will find anger, sadness, brutal honesty and fear as Peter, Pilate, a Roman Soldier, Mary Magdalene and Simon of Cyrene bring to life their perspective on the excruciating death of Jesus Christ. Includes 5 slides to use on your screens or as backgrounds.

Actors: 5+ Minutes: 4

A series of eyewitness accounts that dramatically retell the course of Christ's ministry leading up to his crucifixion. These scripts will help your church prepare for Easter. They highlight major events in Christ's life and how they impact people's lives today. The purchased package includes eight total scripts: John the Baptist, Simon Peter, Temple Cleansing, Nicodemus, God's Voice In the Thunder, Palm Sunday, Peter's Denial, and Nobody But Jesus. The package also includes supplemental materials like: MP3 Music as seen in videos, 8 Weeks of Sermon Notes, a Countdown Video, a Motions Pack, a Stills Pack, Sermon Slides and Artwork for your church programs and promotion.

Actors: Minutes: 30 minutes

Watch as Peter painfully recounts the events leading up to his darkest hour. Great video for Good Friday services. Includes music from video version.

Actors: 1 Minutes: 5