Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

750-849: RELIGIOUS TALES

750-849 RELIGIOUS TALES
750-779 God Rewards and Punishes
751The Greedy Peasant Woman
753Christ and the smith
755Sin and grace
756Forgiveness and Redemption
758The various children of Eve
759Gods Justice Vindicated – The Angel and the Hermit
760The Unquiet Grave
762Woman with three hundred and sixty-five children
763Treasure Finders Murder One Another
764The Devil's Son as a Priest
766The seven sleepers
767Food for the Crucifix
768St Christopher and the Christ child
769A Child Returns from the Dead
770The Nun Who Saw the World
774Jests About Christ and Peter
777The wandering Jew
778To Sacrifice a Giant Candle
779Divine rewards and punishments
780-799 The Truth Comes to Light
780The Singing Bone
782Midas
785Who Ate the Lambs Heart ?
788The Man Who Was Burned Up and Lived Again
791The Saviour and Peter in night-lodgings
800-809 Heaven
800The Tailor in Heaven
801Master Pfriem
802The Peasant in Heaven
803Solomon Binds the Devil in Chains in Hell
804Peters Mother Falls from Heaven
805Joseph and Mary Threatens to Leave Heaven...
810-826 The Devil
810The devil loses a soul that was promised him
811The man promised to the devil becomes a priest
812The Mystery of the Devil
815The Deceased Rich Man and the Devils in the Church
821The Devil as Advocate
822The lazy boy and the industrious girl
825The Devil in Noahs Ark
826Devil writes down names of men on hide in church
827-849 Other Religious Tales
828Men, Animals, and the Span of Life
830Refusal to Ask God's Blessing
831The Dishonest Priest
832The Disappointed Fisher
836Pride is Punished
837How the Wicked Lord was Punished
838The Bad Rearing
839One Vice Carries Other With It
840The Punishments of Men
841One Beggar Trusts God, the Other the King
842The Man Who Kicked Aside Riches
844The Luck-bringing Shirt
845The Old Man and Death
846Devil Always Blamed

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