The Ober-Ammerga Passion Play: Giving the Origin of the Play, and History of the Village and People, a Full Description of the Scenes and Tableaux of the Seventeen Acts of the Drama, and the Songs of the Chorus, in German and English
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Ahasuerus Amasa Ammer Ammergau Annas answers audience Barabbas Bavarian bear beautiful Behold beloved Bethany betrayal blood Blut Caiaphas captive central stage Choragus Chorus of Schutzgeister Chorus sings Christ church cross curtain death Devrient Diess disciples divine doth dramatic scene Ettal exclaims Father fearful feet Flunger follow friends gaze Geistlicher Rath Gibeon give Golgotha Gott grace Hallelujah hand hast hath heart Heaven Herod Herr high-priest Hosanna Iscariot Israel Jerusalem Jesus John Joseph Maier Joseph of Arimathea Judas King Kofel leave Lord Mary Mary Magdalene Master Monastery of Ettal Moses mother Munich Naboth Nicodemus once Passion Play Passionsspiel performance Peter Pharisees picture Pilate Pilate's players priests prophet proscenium Rath Daisenberger revealed Rothenbuch Sanhedrim Saviour says scourge Seht Sohn soldiers song sorrow soul spectator stand tableau tableau vivant Tableau.—The theatre thee thou throne Tobias unto valley villagers of Ober-Ammergau welch ein Mensch whilst words
Page 61 - Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered Thou sayest that I am a king. ' To this end was I born, and for this cause came, I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.
Page 75 - And there followed him a great company of people, and of women, which also bewailed and lamented him. But Jesus turning unto them said, Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep for yourselves, and for your children. For, behold, the days are coming, in the which they shall say, Blessed are the barren, and the wombs that never bare, and the paps which never gave suck. Then shall they begin to say to the mountains, Fall on us; and to the hills, Cover us.
Page 39 - Buy those things that we have need of against the feast ; or, that he should give something to the poor. He then having received the sop went immediately out : and it was night. Therefore, when he was gone out, Jesus said, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him.
Page 46 - Thinkest thou that I cannot now pray to my Father, and he shall presently give me more than twelve legions of angels ? But how then shall the scriptures be fulfilled, that thus it must be?
Page 53 - Jesus saith unto him, Thou hast said: nevertheless I say unto you, Hereafter shall ye see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the clouds of heaven.
Page 44 - And Joab said to Amasa, Art thou in health, my brother? And Joab took Amasa by the beard with the right hand to kiss him. But Amasa took no heed to the sword that was in Joab's hand : so he smote him therewith in the fifth rib, and shed out his bowels to the ground, and struck him not again ; and he died.
Page 38 - Ye are they which have continued with me in my temptations. And I appoint unto you a kingdom, as my Father hath appointed unto me ; that ye may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and sit on thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Page 23 - The hour is come, that the Son of man should be glorified. Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except a corn of wheat fall into the ground and die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth forth much fruit.
Page 38 - And he took the cup, and gave thanks, and said, Take this, and divide it among yourselves. For I say unto you, I will not drink of the fruit of the vine, until the kingdom of God shall come.