Godly Play

Godly Play Resources at the Wakefield Resource Centre:

There are many resources for Godly Play available for loan from Wakefield Resource Centre. All seven volumes of the Complete Guide can be borrowed together with resources to help you create your own materials or you can borrow the story boxes.

To borrow any of the books or story boxes click here to order.

The following story boxes are available to borrow:


Volume Two:

Ten Best Ways

Circle of the Church Year
The Holy Family
The Flood
The Great Family 
The Exodus
The Ten Best Ways
The Ark and the Tent
The Exile and Return
The Prophets 
The Ark and the Temple
Books of the Bible


Volume Three:

Mustard Seed

Holy Baptism
The Parable of the Good Shepherd
The Parable of the Good Samaritan
The Parable of the Great Pearl
The Parable of the Sower
The Parable of the Leaven
The Parable of the Mustard Seed
The Parable of parables


Volume Four:

The Good Shepherd and World Communion

Jesus and the Twelve
The Good Shepherd and World Communion
The Synagogue and the Upper Room
The Circle of the Eucharist
Symbols of the Holy Eucharist
The Mystery of Pentecost
Paul’s Discovery
The Holy Trinity
The Part that Hasn’t Been Written Yet


Volume Six:

Second Creation “The Falling Apart”
The Story of Abraham
The Story of Sarah
The Story of Jacob
The Story of Joseph
The Story of Moses
The Story of Ruth
The Story of Samuel
The Story of King David
The Story of the Prophet Elijah
The Story of the Prophet Isaiah
The Story of the Prophet Jeremiah
The Story of the Prophet Ezekiel
The Story of Daniel
The Story of Job


Volume Seven:

Introduction to the Communion of Saints
Expanded Introduction to The Communion of Saints
St Thomas Aquinas (rem. Jan 28, died in 1274)
“St” Valentine (rem. Feb 14, died about 270)
St. Patrick (rem. March 17, died in 461)
St. Catherine of Siena (rem. April 29, died in 1380)
St. Julian of Norwich (rem. May 8, died about 1417)
St. Columba (rem. June 9, died in 597)
St. Elizabeth of Portugal (rem. July 4, died in 1336)
St. Augustine of Hippo (rem. Aug 28, died in 430)
Mother Teresa of Calcutta (died Sept 5, 1997)
St. Teresa of Avila (rem. Oct 15, died in 1583)
St. Margaret of Scotland (rem. Nov 16, died in 1093)
St. Nicholas, Bishop of Myra (rem. Dec 6, died about 343)


Useful Links:

www.godlyplay.org.uk - the website of Godly Play in the UK

www.godlyplay.org - international Godly Play site

www.stmichaelsworkshop.co.uk - Suppliers of Godly Play materials

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