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Activity 1: The Binding of Isaac (10 minutes), Workshop 6: The Binding of Isaac

In "Wisdom from the Hebrew Scriptures," a Tapestry of Faith program

Materials for Activity

Preparation for Activity

  • Print the story and practice reading it aloud.
  • Print Leader Resource 1, The Binding of Isaac Background Information, and prepare to briefly present the information. Make copies for interested participants to take home.

Description of Activity

Drawing on Leader Resource 1, The Binding of Isaac Background Information, briefly set the stage for the story. Keep the background information brief, and offer copies of Leader Resource 1 to those who wish to take it home. Say, "In this story, Abraham receives a very difficult command from God."

Read the story aloud.

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Last updated on Wednesday, October 29, 2014.

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