This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Jesus - This character flagellates himself before bed to prevent dreams.
Judas Iscariot - Early in the novel, this character is referred to as "Redbeard."
Zebedee and Salome, Jacob and John - These characters comprise the most prosperous family in Capernaum.
Mary Magdalene - This character's house has a green door decorated with intertwined snakes and a yellow lizard above the lintel.
Annas and Caiaphas - These characters are the Jewish High Priests who demand the arrest and execution of the novel's protagonist.
Barabbas - This character is a senior officer...
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