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The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Adam and Eve

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Adam and Eve are perhaps the best-known characters in the Book of Genesis. The story begins with the creation of man our of mud; the creation of woman out of his rib; and the snake's intervention that causes humankind's expulsion from Paradise.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of David and Bathsheba

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Smitten at the sight of Bathsheba, David sends her soldier husband to his death on the battlefield. Because he has broken the commandments he was supposed to uphold, he and Bathsheba are punished by the loss of their child. But out of this punishment comes understanding and love and another son, Solomon, who will grow up to be one of the Bible's greatest kings.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of David and Goliath

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

A favorite of children everywhere, this is the story of the great King David when he was a shepherd boy. Faced with the assaults of the giant Goliath, David used his courage and intelligence to overcome his opponent. Kossoff spices the familiar story with Samuel's pronouncement that David will one day be Israel's next king.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Elijah

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Cast overboard in an effort to calm the stormy seas, Jonah is swallowed by a whale who has been sent by God to make sure that he got to Nineveh. After learning humility and appreciation for his blessings, and then praying for rescue, Jonah finds himself expelled from the fish's belly and returned to the safety of dry land.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Gideon

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

With an army of three hundred men armed with trumpets and torches, Gideon succeeded in conquering the Midianites. This story of faith and bravery is told with all the drama and suspense it deserves.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Jacob and Esau

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

The premier story of brother: Jacob, the second-born of twins and his mother's favorite, tricks Esau out of his inheritance. Kossoff presents the familiar story in a way that allows us to understand these Biblical characters as real people with all the feelings of people we know ourselves.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Jacob's Dream

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

The subject of art and song for centuries, the story of Jacob's ladder is famous throughout the world. While on a journey from home, night falls and Jacob is weary. No sooner is he asleep when a vision of angels climbing a ladder appears to him. God speaks to Jacob of his future and the role he will play in the history of his people.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Jonah

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Elijah the prophet met a widow at the city's gates and asked her for bread and water. A terrible drought had plagued the land and the woman was worried that there would not be enough good for her son. Elijah promised her that she would not run out of flour and oil until the rains came.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Joshua

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

This is the story of Joshua and the seven trumpets and how they ensured the outcome of the Battle of Jericho. Kossoff also recounts the defeat that followed the disobedience of the armies.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Ruth

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Ruth as a symbol of loyalty and devotion has grown out of her story. Unwilling to abandon her mother-in-law after the death of her husband, Ruth's steadfastness is repaid by the kindness of a kinsman.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Samson

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Known throughout the kingdom for this colossal strength and bravery, Samson believed his powers were the result of never cutting his hair. Betrayed and shorn by Delilah, Samson revenges himself against the Philistines when he brings their temple down around their heads. Kossoff illuminates the character of the man through stories of Samson before his famous encounter.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Samuel

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Hannah was a barren second wife who longed for a child. She prayed and made sacrifices, and then one day the High Priest Eli tells her that her prayers will be answered. She dedicates her son Samuel's life to the service of the Lord. And under Eli's guidance and tutelage, Samuel becomes the last, and perhaps the greatest of the Bible's judges.

The Bible According to Kossoff: The Story of Tobias

Type: VHS
Author: Kossoff, David

Tobit, a wealthy merchant, always helped the needy and fed the hungry. But he and his family are reduced to poverty when Tobit is suddenly struck blind. Because he had always been generous, an angel takes Tobit's son Tobias into a land of riches; Tobit's sight and the family's fortunes are restored.