Category: PARABLES


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The Well Within. Parables for Living and Dying.

By: BAILEY, Simon.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1996. 0232521727:

Seller ID: 41638

ISBN: 0232521727

"The context of these stories is the author's own experience of living and dying having been diagnosed HIV Positive, and later struggling with AIDS. Telling stories engages our imagination at a level that theological treatise cannot reach and these stories speak universally, inviting the personal and unique response of every reader." Pp.136, owner's name to half-title page. Paperback. G+. View more info

Teaching the Parables. (Church Teacher Booklets 2).

By: BAKER, Dorothy E.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: The Church Information Board. 1958.:

Seller ID: 27187

Contents Include:- Characteristics of the Parables: Interpretation of Gospel Parables: The Background and Selection of the Parables. Pp. 15. P/b. G+. View more info

Young People's Parables.

By: BARLOW, Geoffrey.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Quartet Books, 1983.:

Seller ID: 12943

1st.ed. "The Malcolm Muggeridge and Children's Society Award for young authors. Three prizewinning entries and a selection from the others submitted." Pp. 108. Fep top corner clipped. P/b. G+. View more info

The Miracles of the Wolf of Gubbio. A Parable. (Translated from the French by Gerold Lauck & Illustrated by Peter Lauck.)

By: BRUCKBERGER, Raymond Leopold.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: Home & Van Thal, 1949.:

Seller ID: 15937

1st British ed. A Miracle story. Pp. 60, 9 line drawings. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated dustwrapper has edge chips with closed tear to front. G+/G-. View more info

The Kingdom of God is Like This

By: DAALEN, David H. Van.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Epworth Press, 1976.:

Seller ID: 28842

1st.ed. The author "has made full use of the work done by such eminent scholars as Julicher, Dodd and Jeremias, but he has not forgotten that most of us read the parables in order to hear what the Lord wants to say to us now." Pp.111. P/b. VG. View more info

Inside Story.


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Scripture Union, 1965.:

Seller ID: 12857

1st ed. "Well God invented sex, didn't He? In Inside Story, Tom, a trade apprentice and a committed Christian, works out what this means in his encounters with Kathy." Pp.88, b/w line drawings at beginning of each chapter by Valerie Mead. P/b with cover design by Vincent Power. G+. View more info

More Parables for Now. Illustd. by Penelope Burns.

By: FLOOD, Edmund.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1981.:

Seller ID: 6113

1st ed. For study groups. Pp. 102.,5 b/w illustrations. P/b,clear tape to spine. G+. View more info

Parables for Now. Illustd. by Penelope Burns.

By: FLOOD, Edmund.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 1981.:

Seller ID: 6112

1st ed. Useful for study groups and for those who have the task of speaking about the Gospel, or preaching the message. Pp. 98 4 b/w illustns. Name plate to verso front cover. P/b. Illustd. cover. VG. View more info

Parables of Jesus. Introduction and Exposition.


Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: SPCK,1966.:

Seller ID: 3902

1st ed. "This book marks a definite advance in the understanding of the parables." Pp.14/216. Grey cloth, d/w rubbed and chipped. G+/G. View more info

The Parable of The Lost Sheep. Illustrated by David Palmer.

By: MANDEVILLE, Sylvia.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Loughborough: Ladybird Books, 1978.:

Seller ID: 10648

1st ed. Retold for easy reading. Pp. 51, colour illustns. throughout, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated laminated boards. VG. View more info

Ultimate Choices. Six Studies in the Parables of Jesus.


Price: £4.50

Publisher: Swindon: Bible Society. 1993.:

Seller ID: 23128

1st ed. "Looks at the part the Parables can play in informing our decisions. The Parables demand a response and can help to shape our choices and urge us to action". Pp 24, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

The Final Boundary.

By: PLASS, Adrian.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Eastbourne: Kingsway Publications, 1987.:

Seller ID: 8704

1st ed. And other parables including The Visit. Pp. 188/6(ads). Toning and spotting to pages. P/b. Illustd. cover. G+. View more info

Parables and Fables for Modern Man.

By: RIBES, P.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Slough: St. Paul Publication. 1990.:

Seller ID: 23937

"Thirty stories bearing on a variety of topics of interest to modern man, with commentaries and bible references to help the reader appreciate the thrust of each story and its application to actual life-situations. An invaluable help especially for teachers and group leaders, to encourage active discussion". Pp 169, some b/w illustrations. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Jesus and His Parables: Interpreting the Parables of Jesus Today.

By: SHILLINGTON, V. George. (Editor).

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: T & T Clarke, 1997. 0567085961:

Seller ID: 37807

ISBN: 0567085961

1st edition. "Brings together in a single volume all the modern approaches to interpreting the parables. Ten leading scholars from around the world each focus upon a different parable, and bring to bear their own special interests and expertise." Pp.xvi/199, owner's name to front free endpaper, 3 or 4 creased page corners. Paperback. VG. View more info

The Miller's Tale and Other Parables.

By: SILF, Margaret.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 2000.:

Seller ID: 28980

1st ed. "We discover God's meanings in the words and pictures of our human stories". Pp.86, b/w illustrations by Roy Lovatt. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Many Things in Parables. Expository Studies.

By: WALLACE, Ronald S.:

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1955.:

Seller ID: 22391

1st ed. "This book contains twenty-four expositions of thirty of the main Parables of our Lord, along with an essay on their interpretation." Pp. 7/218, owner's stamp to fep. Red cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w has small edge tears. G+/G+. View more info

Jungle Doctor's Rhino Rumblings.

By: WHITE, Paul.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Homebush: Anzea, 1989.:

Seller ID: 32339

Rep. Jungle Doctor Paperbacks No.F5. Pp.76. Pbk. VG. View more info

Amazing Love. The Parable of the Prodigal Son.

By: WITT, John Richard de.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Edinburgh: The Banner Truth Trust. 1981.:

Seller ID: 22553

1st ed. "An easily read and moving introduction to the meaning of real Christianity". Pp 160, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info