The film begins before the Nativity and extends through the Crucifixion and Resurrection of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Of Nazareth. This Christian Movie brings clearly depicts the life, the majesty and drama of the life of Jesus (portrayed here by Robert Powell) as told in the Gospels. Two decades have passed, yet JESUS OF NAZARETH remains the greatest motion picture on the life of Jesus Christ of Nazareth second to none. This is a great viewing that is not only good for the seasoned Christian but also a great Christian Movie for seekers and those interested in an intelligent approach to the life of Jesus Christ. May you be blessed as you view them in Jesus Mighty Name, Amen.
In my , I talked about the fact that no faith is needed to believe the core facts surrounding the life of Jesus of Nazareth. At the end, I asked the question of if there was a way to bridge the gap that exists between the Jesus of history and the Jesus worshipped by Christians today.
A depiction of the last twelve hours in the life of Jesus of Nazareth, on the day of his crucifixion in Jerusalem. The story opens in the Garden of Olives where Jesus has gone to pray after the Last Supper. Betrayed by Judas Iscariot, the controversial Jesus--who has performed 'miracles' and has publicly announced that he is 'the Son of God'--is arrested and taken back within the city walls of Jerusalem. There, the leaders of the Pharisees confront him with accusations of blasphemy; subsequently, his trial results with the leaders condemning him to his death. Jesus is brought before Pontius Pilate, the Roman Governor of Palestine, for his sentencing. Pilate listens to the accusations leveled at Jesus by the Pharisees. Realizing that his own decision will cause him to become embroiled in a political conflict, Pilate defers to King Herod in deciding the matter of how to persecute Jesus. However, Herod returns Jesus to Pilate who, in turn, gives the crowd a choice between which prisoner ... Written by
The life of Jesus of Nazareth as recorded in the Christian Bible has been a principal subject for art since the late Roman empire. Key details of the accounts of his life and ministry are summarized here to facilitate identification and understanding of Christian imagery.