Genre Archives: Religion

Message of Hope

July 1, 2016
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"Message of Hope" is a wonderful film that shows that being "different" can be good. Sarah Matriciano (played by Mickele Hogan) is a caring girl, who was influenced by Pastor Anne when she was a youth to make good choices to help people. When Sarah has extra money, she often helps a homeless man [...]

The Bible Stories: Solomon

April 12, 2016
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King Solomon, son of David, led a multifaceted life and was entrusted with the building of the temple as a place where God would dwell. This film begins with a focus on the rivalry between Solomon and his half brother Adonijah. While their father King David ruled, they tolerated one another, but [...]

The Bible Collection: Samson and Delilah

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Samson was born to a barren woman, and he was set apart for service to God before his birth. God used him mightily in many ways as a leader and a defender of his people. He was a man of great strength and valor but strayed from his vow to remain true to God as he sought out the favors of beautiful [...]

The Bible Collection: David

August 9, 2016
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Human passion, expressed in the story of David, encompasses a tale of adultery, history, murder, war, scandal, a curse, rape, vengeance, rebellion, forgiveness, death, loss, rebellion, love, lust and hope. The boy who would be king became a man after God's own heart. He killed Goliath and was [...]

The Bible Stories: Genesis

February 9, 2016
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"The Bible Stories: Genesis" does a good job in sharing the highlights of the book of Genesis. Narrated by Paul Scofield, the film features beautiful cinematography of landscapes, water, blue skies, pastures, and also a few recreations of the various Bible stories, including the story of Noah's [...]

David and Goliath

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"David and Goliath" features highlights of the biblical story of the young shepherd boy who conquered a giant with a slingshot, a stone, and his dependence on God. To the filmmakers' credit, they place a disclaimer at the front of the movie, stating that the picture is inspired by the early life of [...]

The Gospel of John

October 6, 2015
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"The Gospel of John" is an inspiring and dramatic telling of John's gospel with narration and actors. It features the highlights of Christ's life including his birth, baptism, first miracle, healing the blind man, walking on water, feeding the multitude, raising Lazarus from the dead, the Last [...]

The Gospel According to St. Matthew

February 26, 2008
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"The Gospel According to St. Matthew" does a good job presenting the teachings of Christ. There are many scenes in which Jesus teaches the people, as well as the Pharisees and religious leaders of the day. Featured in the film are his Sermon on the Mount and The Lord's Prayer, as well as several of [...]

A.D. The Bible Continues (Mini Series)

November 3, 2015
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"A.D. The Bible Continues" begins with the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. This gripping first episode in the miniseries, titled "The Tomb is Open," packs a powerful punch and is the first of 12 episodes, which aired on NBC on consecutive Sunday evenings. It is a dependable and compelling dramatic [...]

The Bible – Miniseries

April 2, 2013
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This 10 part mini-series is a must-see epic of Biblical proportion. It is a wonderful testament to the enduring power of the Holy Bible, and the importance it plays in the history and eternal destiny of mankind. No one has ever before attempted to capture such a comprehensive collection of epic [...]