David is a simple shepherd boy chosen as king of Israel under the watchful eyes of the prophets, Samuel and Nathan. His rise to power is met with tests of adversity – from the battle with the Philistine giant Goliath to personal threats from King Saul. David’s 40-year rule is driven by unstoppable ego, unwavering […]
King Herod made an impact on Judea just before Jesus walked the earth. His buildings and great works are still evident in much of modern-day Palestine/Israel. This video, by National Geographic, is an excellent documentary, detailing much of the work that Herod accomplished.
Beginning prior to the Nativity and extending through the Crucifixion and Resurrection, “Jesus of Nazareth” brings to life all the majesty and sweeping drama of the life of Jesus (portrayed here by Robert Powell) as told in the Gospels. A star-studded international cast adds depth and humanity to the roles of people who walked in […]
Acclaimed actor John Rhys-Davies visits landmarks, explains relics and leads us back into a darker time to discover this fascinating tale of saints and sinners, power and passion, as the greatest translation of Holy Scripture emerges into a world and culture that would never be quite the same again.
The year 2011 marks the 400th anniversary of the creation of the King James Bible, arguably the greatest piece of English Literature ever produced. King James had an uncanny love of beautiful things, including language to stir the soul. With several inferior English translations in use across the Kingdom, the Puritan leader John Rainolds took […]
During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.This movie is a wonderful historical adaptation which covers Luther’s life from his becoming a monk in 1505 to the Diet of Augsburg in 1530. It shows Luther’s impact […]
This story is told from Jesus’ days in Bethlehem, to his final days in Jerusalem, including the Resurrection.
A drama that focuses on the period in Mary’s and Joseph’s life when they journey to Bethlehem for the birth of Jesus.
Beautifully filmed and dramatically reenacted, this video leads the viewer from Jesus’ birth to his Resurrection. Witness the path of Jesus’ travels from Bethlehem to Nazareth, Jerusalem to the Sea of Galilee, from Capernaum to Jericho, his baptism at the Jordan River, his Sermon on the Mount, and his final walk to Calvary, where he […]