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Bible Tales for Young Folk • Bible Tales for Young People (1953-1954) Save link

Series is named "Bible Tales for Young People" from #3 to #5.

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Front cover?1
Ti:In the beginning...5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-[N.G.]   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Genesis 1, 2, 3
W#:C884
Ti:Noah's Ark: The story of the Flood5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Sam Kweskin   I/F-Sam Kweskin   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Genesis 6-9
W#:C892
Ti:The Proverbs1
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Don Rico   I/F-Don Rico   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:The Proverbs 1, 1-19
W#:D29
Ti:Children of the Bible: David the shepherd5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-[N.G.]   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:1. Samuel: 16
W#:C903
Ti:The Nativity: The birth of Jesus5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Luke 1, 5-56; Luke 2, 1-20 & 39-40; Matthew 1, 18-25; Matthew 2, 1-23
W#:C883
Ti:The miracles5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-[N.G.]   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:John 2, 1-12; Matthew 4, 23-25; Matthew 8, 4-17; Mark 1, 20-34; Luke 4, 31-41; Luke 7, 11-17; Matthew 14, 22-33; John 11, 1-53; Matthew 14, 13-21; Mark 6, 30-44; Luke 9, 10-17; John 6, 1-14
W#:C994
Ti:The transfiguration5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-[N.G.]   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Matthew 17, 1-13; Mark 9, 2-13; Luke 9, 28-36; Matthew 16, 13-28; Mark 8, 27-38; Luke 9, 18-27; Matthew 18, 1-10; Mark 9, 33-37; Luke 9, 46-48
W#:C924
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Other art/photosThe Sermon on the Mount: The Blessed; Matthew 5, 6, and 7; Luke 6, 20-49; Black and white feature on the inside of the front cover (C972)Don Rico1
Other art/photosThe Ten Commandments; Exodus 20, 1-17; Black and white feature on the inside of the back cover (D30)Don Rico1
Other art/photosThe Psalms of David: the 23rd Psalm; The Book of Psalms; Color feature on back cover (D12)Don Rico1
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Front coverJerry Robinson1
Ti:Samson!7
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Syd Shores   I/F-Syd Shores   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Judges: 13, 14, 15, 16
W#:D130
Ti:The Tower of Babel5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Fred Kida   I/F-Fred Kida   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Genesis 11, 1-9
W#:D43
Ti:There shall I be1
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Jerry Robinson   I/F-Jerry Robinson   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Matthew 18, 19-20
W#:D190
Ti:Children of the Bible: Joseph and his brethren5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Bernard Krigstein   I/F-Bernard Krigstein   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Genesis 37, 39, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45
W#:D131
Ti:The voice in the wilderness5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Bill Everett   I/F-Bill Everett   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Matthew 3, 1-17; Mark 1, 1-11; Luke 3, 1-23; John 1, 15-34
W#:D161
Ti:The kingdom of Heaven1
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Jerry Robinson   I/F-Jerry Robinson   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Matthew 13, 44-49
W#:D188
Ti:Go, and sin no more3
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Joe Maneely   I/F-Joe Maneely   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:John 8, 1-11
W#:D127
Ti:The prodigal son5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Rm:Luke 15, 11-32
W#:D160
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Other art/photosThe Psalms of David: the 24th Psalm; The Book of Psalms; Black and white feature on the inside of the front cover (D187)Don Rico1
Other art/photosThe parable of the tree that was a king; Judges 9, 7-57; Black and white feature on the inside of the back cover (D189)Jerry Robinson1

Bible Tales for Young Folk (1953-1954)

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Front coverJerry Robinson1
Ti:Moses and the Israelites in slavery5
Cr:P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott
Ti:??
Cr:?
41954/02Not rated$0.10
Front coverJerry Robinson1
Ti:??
Cr:?
51954/03Not rated$0.10
Front coverJerry Robinson1
Ti:??
Cr:?
Francis, Brother of the Universe (1980) Save link

This is the story of Francesco Bernadone, celebrating his 800th birthday in 1982.

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Wrap-around coverJohn Buscema, Marie Severin2
Ti:Francis, Brother of the Universe44
Cr:W-Mary Jo Duffy   P/L-John Buscema   I/F-Marie Severin   L-James R. Novak   C-Marie Severin
Rm:Biography of St. Francis
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
TextSongtext from "Canticle of the Sun"?1
Additional infoTwo maps of Europe: Extent of the Holy Roman Empire in Francis' lifetime and Italy and the region of Assini?2
Add onSaint Francis and the customs of Christmas (on cover site 2 and 3 are some informations about Francis and the story behind the story)?2
The Life of Pope John Paul II (1982) Save link
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Front coverJohn Tartaglione, Joe Sinnott1
Back cover?1
Ti:-64
Cr:W-Steven D. Grant, Mieczyslaw Malinski, James Salicrup, James Charles Shooter   P/L-John Tartaglione   I/F-Joe Sinnott   L-James R. Novak   C-Marie Severin
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Text with art/photosHow the comic came to be and a photo of the Pope.Lea C. Sapp, Bob Harras1
Mother Teresa of Calcutta (1984) Save link
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Front coverJohn Tartaglione, Joe Sinnott1
Ti:-48
Cr:W-Father Roy Gasnick, David Michelinie   P/L-John Tartaglione   I/F-Joe Sinnott   L-Richard Parker   C-John Tartaglione
Rm:Mother Teresa real name was Gonxha Bojaxhiu
Pilgrim's Progress (The Christian Classics Series) (Nelson / Marvel) (1992) Save link

Published by Marvel/Nelson. Based on the book by John Bunyan.

11992/12  
Front coverSeppo Makinen1
Ti:-92
Cr:W-Martin Powell   P/L-Seppo Makinen   I/F-Bob Downs   L-David Sharpe   C-Jennifer Stevens
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Infos and statsMap of Christian's Journey?2
Infos and statsAbout the author?1
Illuminator (Nelson / Marvel) (1993) Save link

Published by Marvel/Nelson.

11993/02 $4.99
Front coverE. Craig Brasfield1
Ti:Genesis48
Cr:W-Glenn Herdling   P/L-E. Craig Brasfield   I/F-Frank Turner   L-Richard Starkings   C-Sarra Mossoff
21993/03Not rated$4.99
Front coverE. Craig Brasfield, Frank Turner1
Back cover?1
Ti:Sin-thesis!23
Cr:W-Glenn Herdling   P/L-E. Craig Brasfield   I/F-Frank Turner   L-Richard Starkings   C-Sarra Mossoff
Ti:The gift22
Cr:W-Glenn Herdling   P/L-J. B. Jones   I/F-Frank Turner   L-Richard Starkings   C-Sarra Mossoff
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Pin-up/PosterThrough the nightfireEd Murr, Michael Bair, Paul Becton1
Pin-up/PosterA gathering of forcesFred Haynes, Hector Collazo, Sarra Mossoff1
31993/08  
Front coverE. Craig Brasfield, Frank Turner1
Back coverEd Murr, Mike DeCarlo1
Ti:The channel master22
Cr:W-Glenn Herdling   P/L-Fred Haynes   I/F-Frank Turner   L-Steve Dutro   C-Sarra Mossoff
Ti:Epilogue4
Cr:W-ReneĆ© Witterstaetter   P/L-Ed Murr   I/F-Mike DeCarlo   L-Steve Dutro   C-Sarra Mossoff
Ti:Clueless7
Cr:W-Charles Moore   P/L-Randall Green   I/F-Mike DeCarlo   L-Brad K. Joyce   C-Mark Bernardo

Issue #4 was either never published or is very, very rare.

The Life of Christ (Nelson / Marvel) (1993) Save link

Published by Marvel/Nelson.

11993/02 $2.99
Front coverMary Wilshire1
Ti:The Christmas Story32
Cr:W-Louise Simonson   P/L-Mary Wilshire   I/F-Bill Anderson   L-Bill Oakley   C-Tom Smith
Rm:Adapted from the Gospels of Matthew and Luke
The Life of Christ: The Easter Story (Nelson / Marvel) (1994) Save link

Published by Marvel/Nelson.

11994 $2.99
Front coverMcDaniel1
Back coverMary Wilshire?
Signed "MW"
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Ti:The Easter story32
Cr:W-Louise Simonson   P/L-Colleen Doran, Mary Wilshire   I/F-Bill Anderson   L-David Sharpe   C-Sarra Mossoff
The Screwtape Letters (The Christian Classics Series) (Nelson / Marvel) (1994) Save link

Published by Marvel/Nelson.

11994/06Not rated$9.99
Front coverCharles E. Hall
ISBN:0-8407-6261-5
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Ti:-92
Cr:W-Clive Staples Lewis   Adapt-Charles E. Hall   P/L-Charles E. Hall   I/F-Pat Redding   L-Pat Redding   C-John Kalisz   Ed-Mort Todd   ConsEd-Darryl F. Winburne   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rm:Novel adaptation
Feature(s)
TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
TextIntroductionNeil Gaiman, Will Staehle2