Easter bible stories for kids

Children's versions of Easter Bible stories are those that are written in easy-to-understand text and often include pictures. Find such stories on Christian websites or in books, which you can order through Christian shopping websites. Animated movie versions of Bible stories and Bible games and colouring pages are also available on Christian shopping and children's Bible study websites as well.

The Last Supper

The Last Supper is the story of Jesus' last meal with his disciples before the crucifixion. Jesus shares bread and wine with his followers saying that whenever they share bread and drink they should remember him. This story also includes the betrayal of Judas, who gave Jesus' whereabouts to Roman officers. Jesus And Kidz is one online resource for a child-friendly version of this story as well as other Bible stories, puzzles and colouring pages. Animated movie DVDs of New Testament stories, including the Last Supper, are available on sites like

Good Friday

Good Friday is the day Jesus was tried by the Roman governor Pontius Pilate, who asked Jesus if he was the son of God. Jesus' answer did not satisfy Pilate or the crowd that had gathered who cried for Pilate to crucify him. Jesus was beaten by Roman soldiers and then crucified, a tortuous form of death generally reserved for criminals. Childrens' versions of Good Friday stories are available on sites like You can also purchase children's books of this story, such as "Good Friday" by Louise Ulmer.

Easter Sunday

The story of Jesus dying on the cross, his body being carried to a tomb by Joseph of Arimathea and subsequent resurrection is the last part of the Easter Story. Children's versions of this story as well as Bible colouring pages and other crafts are available on sites like The Children's Chapel and the Bible sections of DLTK's Crafts For Kids site.

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Kent Page McGroarty has worked as a writer since 2006, contributing numerous articles to various websites. She is a frequent contributor to the health and fitness sections of the online magazine EDGE Publications and holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Saint Joseph's University.