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The Angel and the Donkey

by Katherine Paterson

  • 26 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Legends, Myths, Fables / General,
  • Juvenile Religion,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • (Biblical figure),
  • Balaam,
  • Donkeys,
  • Fiction,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlexander Koshkin (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9373887M
    ISBN 100618378405
    ISBN 109780618378401
    OCLC/WorldCa31076534

      - not only good reads, but Holy Reads Balaam, the Donkey, and the Angel God's anger was kindled because. 4 Times Jesus Appeared as an Angel in the Old Testament. as I edited my latest book, When God Happens: Angels, as untamed as a wild donkey! He will raise his fist against everyone, and.

    The Angel and Balaam's Donkey 30 But the donkey said to Balaam, “Am I not the donkey you have ridden all your life until today? Have I ever treated you this way before?” “No,” he replied. 31 Then the LORD opened Balaam’s eyes, and he saw the Angel of the LORD standing in the road with a drawn sword in His hand. And Balaam bowed low and fell facedown. 32 The angel of the LORD. The donkey could see the Angel of the Lord, but Balaam couldn’t. Ironically, even though Balaam was a famous sorcerer who was known for his clairvoyant abilities, he couldn’t see God appearing as an angel – but one of God’s creatures could. The donkey’s soul was apparently in a more pure state than Balaam’s soul was.

      Three times the angel of the Lord, with a drawn sword in his hand, stands in the path in front of Balaam and his donkey. Twice the donkey turns aside to avoid the angel, and the third time the donkey simply stops and sits on the ground because there is no way to avoid the angel. And Balaam struck the donkey, to turn her into the road. 24 Then the angel of the Lord stood in a narrow path between the vineyards, with a wall on either side. 25 And when the donkey saw the angel of the Lord, she pushed against the wall and pressed Balaam's foot against the wall.


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The Angel and the Donkey by Katherine Paterson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Alexander Koshkin has illustrated several books for Clarion. He lives in Moscow, Russia. Katherine Paterson’s international fame rests not only on her widely acclaimed novels but also on her efforts to promote literacy in the United States and by: 1.

In this story from the Hebrew Bible, a stubborn donkey delivers an important message from the angel and helps her master, a powerful curse-layer, save the Israelites from the King of Moab. Hardcover, 40 pages Published March 22nd by Clarion Books (first published )/5. The angel and the donkey; [Reeves, James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The angel and the donkey;Author: James Reeves, Edward Ardizzone. Retold by Katherine Paterson, one of today's best loved children’s book authors, "The Angel and the Donkey", a Story from the Hebrew Bible is perfectly complemented by detailed paintings from.

Balaam, the Donkey, and the Angel 22  Then God’s anger was aroused because he went, and the Angel of the Lord took His stand in the way as an adversary against him.

And he was riding on his donkey, and his two servants were with him. Angels and Donkeys: Tales for Christmas and Other Times. The stories in this collection were told by Pastor Andre' Trocme to the children of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon while France was under seige, occupied by Hilter's troops.

The rescuers did not know what their neighbors were doing. No one talked/5. The Angel and the Donkey View larger image. By: Katherine Paterson. Sign Up Now. Already a Member. Children's Books, Literature and Fiction, Religion and Spirituality Submitted By: Proofread By: Usage Restrictions: This is a copyrighted book.

Reviews. No Rating Yet Pages: The donkey saw the angel standing on the road with his sword drawn in his hand, so the donkey veered off the road and went into the field.

Bilaam hit the donkey, to turn it back to the road. The angel stood in the path of the vineyards, and there was a fence on both sides of the path. Balaam’s donkey saw the angel of the LORD standing in the road with a drawn sword in his hand.

The donkey bolted off the road into a field, but Balaam beat it and turned it back onto the road. English Standard Version. And the donkey saw the angel of the LORD standing in. The donkey turned, drawing a beating from Balaam. The second time the animal saw the angel, she pressed against a wall, crushing Balaam's foot.

Again he beat the donkey. The third time the donkey saw the angel, she lay down under Balaam, who beat her severely with his staff. At that, the Lord opened the donkey's mouth and it said to Balaam:Author: Jack Zavada. Now it was the turn of the Moabites,"".

And of course it is the Moabites whom God, in the person of the angel, prevents the donkey from approaching and Balaam from assisting. Otherwise (and overlooking some disconcerting Little Tim balloons) the text is a simple, fluent rendering, the illustrations most effective when they narrow on.

In her informative afterword to this sprightly retelling of a story from the Book of Numbers, two-time Newbery Medalist Paterson explains that the tale is notable in that it is one of two in the. Balaam, the Donkey, and the Angel 22  God’s anger was kindled because he was going, and the angel of the Lord took his stand in the road as his adversary.

Now he was riding on the donkey, and his two servants were with him. An angel visits Balaam's dreams to warn him off—the Israelites are being watched over by a higher power—but he sets out for Moab anyway, with visions of his reward still in his head. Balaam's ass saves his life by dodging the angel's fiery sword, and Balaam winds up cursing Balak in.

Buy The Angel & the Donkey by Katherine Paterson (Retold by), Alexander Koshkin (Illustrator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Published on Chamra is a loyal donkey, but her master, the famed sorcerer Bilaam, doesn't know what he's getting himself into as he.

Show synopsis One of the few biblical stories not told from the Israelite point of view, and one of just two involving a talking animal, The Angel and the Donkey is set near the Euphrates River, as Moses leads the Israelites in search of a homeland. Jehovah’s angel appeared on the road three times.

Balaam could not see the angel, but Balaam’s donkey could. First the donkey went off the road into a field. Then the donkey moved up against a stone wall, jamming Balaam’s foot against it. Finally the donkey lay down in the middle of the road. Each time, Balaam hit the donkey with a stick. Balaam (/ ˈ b eɪ l æ m /; Hebrew: בִּלְעָם, Standard Bilʻam Tiberian Bilʻām) is a diviner in the Torah (Old Testament) whose story begins in Chapter 22 of the Book of Numbers ().Every ancient reference to Balaam considers him a non-Israelite, a prophet, and the son of Beor, though Beor is not clearly identified.

Though some sources may only describe the positive blessings he. The donkey caught sight of the angel with a drawn sword so the donkey turns away from the path and heads into the fields. Balaam was annoyed at this and whacks the donkey Author: Cito Beltran.

A soothsayer and his faithful donkey save the Israelites from destruction by King Balak on the orders of an angel.About: A soothsayer and his faithful donkey save the Israelites from destruction by King Balak on the orders of an angel School and Library from Clarion Books (Ma ).The angel and the donkey (Book, ) [] Get this from a library!

The angel and the donkey. [James Reeves; Edward Ardizzone] -- A donkey hears a voice that his wise master does not and by doing so saves the man's life.