Act Out the Parable of the Talents

Categories: Easter (Passion Week), Jesus (Parables)

Study the parable of the talents (Matt 25:14-30).

Ask the students to write (individually or in groups) a modern version of this parable and cast it for an TV special.

Describe the character and his action Actor to fill the role and why
The traveling man  
The servant with 5 talents  
The servant with 2 talents  
The servant with 1 talent  


After you've written and cast the script – act it out in class or for other classes.