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Published: 14 May 2013 15:452 comments

A TOURING exhibition is promising to bring the Bible 'alive' with artefacts, costumes, models and talks.

The Bible Alive exhibition opened at the Christ Church United Reformed Church, in William Street, Windsor, last night with the aim of transporting visitors back to the era of the Bible.

The exhibition, curated by Reverend David Crowther and wife Sally from Meadowsweet Close, Thatcham, includes a goat-hair style tent popular in the time of Abraham, different styles and translations of the Bible and copies of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Rev Crowther said: "The exhibition is about the Holy Lands in Biblical times, so will also appeal to people of all faiths or no faith. There will be activities for children and young people. Everyone will be most welcome!"

Thatcham-based Reverend David Crowther welcomes visitors to the exhibition

Also included is a Jerusalem-style market place featuring artefacts up to 200-years-old while talks will be held three times a day.

The exhibition, which has been staged across the UK, runs until Friday, May 25 and is open from 10am-8pm. Entry is free.

For a full breakdown of the programme of events, go to www.windsorurc.org.uk

Rev Crowther explores the exhibition

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