Charlton Heston Presents: The Bible + Great People of the Bible
Includes Bonus Disc with Behind the Scenes Footage
The greatest stories ever told
Shot on location in the Holy Land, Academy Award® winning actor Charlton Heston recaptures all the passion, power, drama and beauty of the stories of the bible.
This deluxe set features the entire Charlton Heston production, including a special bonus disc with a behind-the-scenes look at the creating of the series. You also receive the Great People of the Bible collection. Feet faithful people who lived their lives to serve God, including Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, Jabez, Paul, Mary and Jesus Christ.
Charlton Heston Presents: The Bible
The Bible: Genesis
Mr. Heston recounts the origins of man and the universe from the stark beauty of a recently discovered Roman ampitheater at Beit She'an, Isreal. Here all the wonder of the Creation...the forming of Adam and Eve...the choice of the Tree of Knowledge and the loss of Eden. Here, too, is the dramatic story of Cain and Abel..the awesome power of God's wrath with Noah and the Flood...and the testament of faith in the acount of Abraham and Isaac.
The Bible: Jesus of Nazareth
"Jesus of Nazareth" tells of the amazing life and teachings of Jesus Christ. Here is the story of His humble birth in a Bethlehem manger...of the wise men bearing gifts...and of Herod's fierce, futile search for the child. You'll hear of Christ's baptism in the River Jordan and of His serach for the disciples. Witness Jesus' temptation in the wilderness, the Sermon on the Mount, the healing of the blind, and the overthrow of the moneychangers in the temple.
The Bible: The Passion
"The Passion" dramatically presents the tragic and triumphant coda to the New Testament: the Passion, Crucifixion and Resurrection of Jesus Christ. You'll be present with Jesus and His disciples at the Last Supper and in Gethsemane, where Judas betrays Christ with a kiss. Witness the drama of His trial before Pilate and the crowds...the struggle of His walk with the cross...the moving power of His Crucifixion...and the joyful triumph of His Ascension.
The Bible: The Story of Moses
"The Story of Moses," presents the greatest of all the epic dramas of the Hebrew Bible--the Book of Exodus. Experience the extraordinary life of Moses...his dramatic deliverance of the Israelites...the parting of the Red Sea...the creation of God's sacred law, the Ten Commandments...and the joyful arrival in the Promised Land.
Behind the Scenes in the Holy Land
A remarkable video documentary that take you on the set with an all access pass for filming of this biblical classic. You'll see exclusive interviews with Charlton Heston, his family and his film crew, along with incredible, never before seen footage from the Holy Land.
Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob & Joseph
The inspiring story of their family through four generations.
- Abraham - His faith pleased God. He became the admired found of the Jewish nation, was respected by others and was courageous in defending his family at any cost.
- Sarah - She had trouble believing God's promises to her, but Sarah eventually became mother of a nation and ancestor of Jesus.
- Isaac - He was the miracle child born to Sarah when she was 90 years old and Abraham was 100 years old. He was the first descendant to fulfill God's promises to Abraham to create a great nation through which he would bless the world.
- Jacob - We has the third link to God's plan to start a nation from Abraham. Jacob was the father of the 12 tribes of Israel.
- Joseph - The great grandson of Abraham and Sarah, Joseph was the favorite son of Jacon and Rachel. From slave to ruler, Joseph was knowen for his personal integrity and as a man of spiritual sensitivity.
The Gift of Jabez
This program examines and reveals the power of this simple prayer. Combining beautiful scenes from the Holy Land with in-depth interviews of Biblical scholars from varied religious traditions, this program includes a detailed history of the prayer. See how the power and blessing of this simple prayer can make a difference in your life.
Extra Feature: The Song of Jabez
An original and contemporary interpretation of the Power of Jabrz that inspires and encourages all to join Jabez as he cries out to the God of Israel, "Bless me!"
Extra Feature: Song of the Hold Land
Israel, God's Holy Land, has been written about and photographed on countless occasions. Yet, never before has the spirit of this remarkable country been captured so beautifully as on this journey of praise and worship.
The Apostle Paul
The Apostle Paul transformed by God from Persecutor to Preacher - Narrated by Oscar® Winner Ben Kingsley. Experience the story of how Paul preached fro Christ throughout the Roman Empire on three missionary journeys. Follow in the footsteps of the Apostle to Jerusalem, Antioch, Philippi, Athens, Corinth, Ephesus, Malta and Rome where he was executed for the faith he once denounced.
Extra Feature: First Martyrs in Rome
Christians were denounced everywhere by the Romans because they were such a threat to the Roman establishment. Christians believed in one god, wheras the Romans had many gods, including Caesar. This film tells the story of four martyrs - Clement, Cecilia, Apollonius, and Agnes. Each made the ultimate sacrifice rather than deny their faith. Hosted and narrated by award-winning actor Joseph Campanella.
Mary of Nazareth
Unlike any other story about Jesus, this feature-length film traces the life of Mary in her many roles - as mother of Jesus, wife of Joseph and inspiration to all. Trace the steps of a simple young girl from Galilee visited by the angel, Gabriel, who announces to her ina blinding light that she will give birth to a son, Jesus, who will be the Son of God - an event that will change course of humanity forever.
The life of Mary is beautifully and dramatically told, featuring a cast of 110 actors and 8,500 extras with nothing left out from the Gospels.
Jesus: His Birth & Ministry
Witness the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem. Follow Him to Nazareth where He matures and proclaims His deity to Mary and Joseph. Experience His unique relationship with God, His Father. Be there as Jesus is baptized in Jordan. Watch as He summons the first disciples. Hear him preach the Great Sermon on the Mount. Marvel as Jesus heals a leper, a blind man, an epileptic, a paralytic, and as He raises Lazarus from the dead.
Map of the Galilee
Jesus: His Final Days & Resurrection
Relive the power of His miacles. Hear the stories Jesus loved to tell. Meet Pter, John the Baptist, Joseph and Mary, King Herod, Pontius Pilate, the Apostles, and many more key figures on your journey to the Holy Land.
Extra Feature - Triumph of Faith
Oscar® winner Ben Kingsley narrates the story of St. Helena, a woman who inspired thousands of Roman slaves as well as the mighty armies of her powerful son Emperor Constantine. Be there as she finds the spot where Jesus was crucified. Visit the wondrous places she helped sanctify in Bethlehem, Nazareth, Gethsemane, Bethpage, Bethany, and Jerusalem.