SynopsisTHE LIVING CHRIST SERIES
Twelve inspirational films that depict the life of Jesus Christ from the prophecy of His birth through His resurrection, each episode of The Living Christ Series
is a colorful, thoughtful dramatization that gives an uplifting insight to these stories from the Bible.
FEATURING 12 EPISODES
Holy Night: The Beginning of the Life of Jesus
Escape to Egypt
Boyhood and Baptism
Men of the Wilderness
Challenge of Faith
Return to Nazareth
Fate of John the Baptist
Retreat and Decision
Triumph and Defeat
Crucifixion and Resurrection
DAVID AND GOLIATH
Prophets foretell that a young shepherd named David will rise up and seize the crown from King Saul of Israel (Orson Welles) after battling the giant Goliath to the death.
THE POWER OF THE RESURRECTION
This historical film about love, faith, friendship, and rebirth depicts Christ's final days on Earth as seen through the eyes of disciples Simon and Peter.
ESTHER AND THE KING
As newly widowed King Ahasuerus (Richard Egan) works to squash a hate campaign against the Jews, he finds his attentions being diverted by the beautiful Esther (Joan Collins).
I BEHELD HIS GLORY
A religious drama that follows Christ's fateful trip to Mount Calvary towards His crucifixion, which so moved Cornelius, a non-believer, that he found his faith.
THE GREAT COMMANDMENT
Jesus of Nazareth teaches Joel, a young Judean scholar, peace and passivity, helping Joel to avoid violence when he's confronted by the Roman soldier who murdered his brother.
JOSEPH AND HIS BRETHREN
Joseph and His Brethren is the powerful Old Testament parable of Joseph, a slave who frees himself from oppression and becomes a minister in the pharaoh's court.
Martin Luther recounts the tale of Luther's break from the Catholic Church, his posting of the 95 theses, and his eventual creation of the Protestant Movement.
HILL NUMBER ONE
This portrayal of Christ's resurrection boasts an all-star cast and features James Dean in an inspired performance.