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A space for resources to help RE teachers and their students explore the Christian faith
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Parables: The Lost Son

What happened when a foolish son wasted all his father's money on parties and expensive gifts?

  • lost sonWhat would you do if you had all the money you could wish for?
  • Do you think that would make you really happy?
  • Have you ever had to say sorry or have you ever had to forgive someone? How did it feel?

Jesus told a parable about a young man that had to face all these things. The parable teaches about the importance of forgiveness. But is that the only thing the parable wants to teach us?

Find out more by watching this film.

Download this visual version of the Lost Son