Tales of Terror…from the Bible

DES MOINES (AP) — Don’t expect to hear these Bible stories at church.


Cannibalism, rape, a bear that mauls children — this is the Bible?


They’re among six stories from the Old Testament acted out in “Terror Texts,” a musical at Northwestern College in Orange City.


Adding to the shocking nature of the stories are the theatrics, with actors decked out in Goth attire, a rock band and a mosh pit.


Theater professor Jeff Barker said the obscurity of the stories belies their value.


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I'm originally from Scotland and have been a Presbyterian pastor for over thirty years. I live in Knoxville, TN. I enjoy art as a means of therapy, but also as a creative way to strengthen my spiritual connection to God.
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