Ruth, a young Moabite woman, marries Mahlon the Judean, who believes in a merciful God. When he dies, she leaves her own culture to be with her mother-in-law, Naomi. They journey to Judea where Ruth faces hostility as a stranger. She wins the hearts of two powerful men, Boaz and Tob, who vie for her affections, but Ruth's first loyalties are to Naomi and her faith.
This is the story of Jesus as seen through the eyes of children who might have lived during the time Jesus lived on earth. They struggle to make sense of it all. They watch Jesus from the crowds. They follow Him to see what this incredible man, who loves children, will do next. They see Him betrayed, wrongly accused, crucified, and buried. But, they remember the promise of Jesus and believe they will see Him again. Children of all ages will enjoy this captivating retelling of the true story of Jesus from a child's perspective.
Scholars debate whether the Star of Bethlehem is a legend created by the early church or a miracle that marked the advent of Christ. Could it be that the star was the result of an document-able cosmic event? Presenter Rick Larson walks you through Biblical, historical and scientific clues revealing the incredible significance of this celestial event as well as the vastness of God's creativity.
From producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey comes Son of God—the most important chapter of the Greatest Story Ever Told for a whole new generation of families to enjoy. Acclaimed Portuguese actor Diogo Morgado delivers a spectacular portrayal of Jesus as this powerful and inspirational feature film depicts the life of Christ, from His humble birth through His teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection. Widescreen. Rated PG-13.
How Jesus Died: the final 18 hours- captures every detail of the last few hours leading up to Jesus' death on the cross. From His entry into Jerusalem for the Last Supper, through His prayerful agony in the Garden of Gethsemane, His trials before Sanhedrin and Pilate, the scourging, the crowning with thorns, the brutal ascent to Golgotha bearing the weight of the cross, the nailing of His hands and feet, as well as those final three hours of torment, ending in his death.
Little Rebekah is fascinated by the man her neighbors know as Jesus, and she wants to hear all He has to say. But her mother, Sarah, wants Rebekah to keep her distance from the man some call Master and others label a heretic. Sarah has heard rumors that some factions wish to harm Jesus of Nazareth. But Rebekah is persistent, and one day she brings Jesus home to meet her mother and grandfather—a simple act that will forever change all their lives. Widescreen.
During the Exodus, one of the most famous miracles of the Old Testament took place. More than 3,000 years have passed since Moses led the Israelites across the Red Sea and out of the bondage of Egypt. The Exodus Revealed follows the footsteps of the children of Israel on an unforgettable journey of discovery.
No other act, event or movement in history has had more impact than the sacrifice of God’s Son. Obedient to His Father’s will, Jesus hung from a wooden cross with thorns pressing into His flesh, He uttered 7 cries as He suffered for us all. These 7 cries come to us in a new program that helps us understand what the cross meant to Christ and what the cross should mean to us. God is always willing to forgive because His judgment on sin was satisfied by Christ’s death on the cross.
Academy Award winning actor Charlton Heston recaptures all the passion, the power and the drama of a great storyteller with his own dazzling new exploration of the greatest Bible stories ever told. Shot on location in the Holy Land, this incredible production is more than great literature come to life. It is a walk through history itself.
The King is Born: What Christmas is About recounts the moving and life changing story of the birth of God's Son, whose humble beginnings would alter the future of mankind. Celebrate the true meaning of Christmas with Brother Francis, in this heart- warming and inspirational episode.
This television mini-series, which aired on CBS in May 2000, looks at the life of Jesus from His humble beginnings as a carpenter through His extraordinary life and the mission of His spiritual destiny. This is a superb production and should prove very helpful to stimulate interest on the part of a Biblically illiterate generation to want to know more about the Gospels and the extraordinary life, death, resurrection and meaning of Jesus.
Genesis traces the beloved Christian stories of creation. Genesis shows viewers Adam and Eve in Paradise until they are tempted by the snake, traces the trials of Cain and Abel as Abel is driven to murder his brother and recounts the epic story of Noah and the Ark where Noah is commanded by God to save two of every creature from the flood. All of the stories feature stunning visuals and a beautiful score by Academy Award-winner Ennio Morricone.
For centuries Iran was known as Persia—the greatest empire the world had ever seen. But part of her history is often forgotten. Woven together in the Bible are prophecies and accounts of Persian kings, epic battles, and royal decrees that changed the world. And surprisingly to many, the Bible speaks of Persia as being chosen and favored for God's grand purposes. Showing how God is directly involved in history, Iran in the Bible offers comfort to those living in a world of uncertainty.
Join Mideast journalist Jimmy DeYoung for a tour of this fascinating city. You'll examine remnants of Hebron dating back 4,000 years. You'll also learn of the many significant events that took place here, and why they are significant to Jews, Muslims, and Christians alike.
In this Hollywood version of the life of Jesus Christ, internationally acclaimed actor Max Von Sydow gives the performance of a lifetime, revealing the anguish and glory of Jesus. He is supported by an all-star cast including Charlton Heston, Jose Ferrer, Telly Savalas and many others.