Welcome to the website of the Jesus Messiah picturebook (JMPBK) project.
– Jesus Messiah is the name of a graphic novel of the life of Jesus, the Messiah.
The PDF of the 144 books can be viewed online at
– In 1993 Willem de Vink created this book, revised the book in 2000 and 2017. (see his website: (dutch only))
– Translators please download the English edition of 2018 (editions from 2000 and 2017 combined): download (20Mbyte)
All picturebooks are listed in the main menu’s by continent: Listed in the main menu: Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Pacific, with submenu’s for some countries.
You can try to find the organisation to order the comic book locally. However most editions were 1 time print runs.
Willem de Vinks sells 4 languages: Dutch, English, Arab and Mandarine. His webshop is called the gracefactory (Netherlands):
(you can email there for a very good special price, in case of bigger orders.)
To print yourself: all books are in PDF format and feel free to print.
-144 languages: PDF folder
A limited number of languages can be watched in an android app, download the app in the Google playstore:
Some languages can be viewed on youtube at “Jesus Messiah Comic Book” channel:
This website is promoted by Wycliffe Bijbelvertalers Nederland, to bring the translations of the Word of God close to the people. The pictures are colorful and the author/artist wants to tell the story of Jesus. He selected 34 stories from the Gospels. This is why we love the book “Jesus Messiah” If needed we may find a way to get a translation in your language too through one of our partners.
The 34 Jesus bible lesson stories:
|1. Here comes Jesus!||12. Take up your Cross!||24. The Trial|
|2. The invisible battle||13. Be Thankful!||25. The Death Sentence|
|3. The celebration goes on||14. Become like a Child||26. To the Cross|
|4. Follow me!||15. Jesus Gives Life||27. Cursed|
|5. The sermon on the mount||16. He Must Die!||28. Jesus Dies on the Cross|
|6. Healed!||17. Honoring Jesus||29. The Sacrifice of Jesus|
|7. With Jesus in the boat||18. The Humble King||30. Jesus Lives!|
|8. Free of Satan’s power||19. The Big Cleansing||31. Jesus With Us|
|9. The Mission||20. The Betrayal||32. No More “Me First!”|
|10. Jesus Gives More than Enough||21. The Footwashing||33. Witness|
|11. To Believe is to Trust Jesus||22. Communion||34. God is Close By|
|23. The Arrest|
Some editions were just done digital, mostly they were book printed. Printed editions were at some point in time available within the country or language group. Feel free to print the PDF yourself or reprint the books.(Creative commons BY-SA domain)
This project is fully operated by gifts from Sponsors