Definition of Passion play in English:
A dramatic performance representing Christ’s Passion from the Last Supper to the Crucifixion.
- Did this woman get upset during the passion play when Jesus was nailed to a cross?
- In it the performance of a passion play brings out the question of artificiality when conjuring images of the divine, and the fine line separating the ‘performance’ from the evocation of the ethereal.
- A passion play shaped by this sort of perspective would present Jesus' death as the result of his kingdom-driven ministry.
Definition of Passion play in:
- US English dictionary