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689723: Samson and Delilah, The Bible Collection Series DVD Samson and Delilah, The Bible Collection Series DVD
By Word Entertainment Inc

While the children of Israel suffer under the Philistines, an angel appears to an aging woman. “You will conceive a son,” he tells her. “And he will grow stronger than a hundred men. He is the Lord’s gift, chosen to begin the liberation of your people from the Philistines.” That son was the biblical hero Samson.

Nicolas Roeg directs a distinguished cast including Dennis Hopper, Diana Rigg, Michael Gambon, Eric Thal and Elizabeth Hurley in a gripping story of faith and deception. Samson terrorizes his peoples’ oppressors until Delilah, a treacherous Philistine beauty, enthralls him. She cuts off his hair, the secret to his strength. His enemies bind him, chain him and put him on show. But slowly his hair grows back. With his phenomenal strength restored, Samson is ready to exact a fearsome vengeance. Color/180 minutes. Closed captioned. Not rated (parental discretion advised).

78506: Genesis: The Creation and the Flood, The Bible DVD Series Genesis: The Creation and the Flood, The Bible DVD Series
By Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Filmed in the Moroccan desert, Genesis: The Creation and The Flood utilizes a cast of native Bedouins. It takes stories precisely from the Bible and re-enact them on-screen. From the story of the creation of man and woman to the pact of the eternal Covenant between God and all living beings, this DVD is a clear and simple dramatization of the words of an old nomad shepherd. Approx. 93 minutes.

266993: The Story of Jesus The Story of Jesus
By Olive Branch Creative

Have you ever tried to imagine what it would be like to experience first-century life as Jesus did? This stunning documentary features breathtaking photography; news on the latest archaeological finds; interviews with scholars from Oxford, Yale, and other universities; and powerful dramatic re-creations that take you back to the Roman world—and bring you closer to Christ. Three DVDs, 2.5 hours total.

6010654: The Bible Stories: Esther, DVD The Bible Stories: Esther, DVD
By Provident Music Distribution

Rescuing God’s people from destruction, Esther is a symbol of hope, the virtue that gives men and women strength in the darkest moments, and which, for the Bible, is founded on God’s promise. Starring F. Murray Abraham, Louise Lomgard (CSI), Thomas Kretschmann (Valkyrie), and Jurgen Prochnow. Approx. 91 minutes.

689426: Jacob, The Bible Collection Series DVD Jacob, The Bible Collection Series DVD
By Word Entertainment Inc

For seven long years, Jacob labored to earn the right to marry beautiful Rachel. Now the time is up—but Rachel’s devious father substitutes his elder daughter on their wedding night! You’ll be enthralled by the adventures of this patriarch—from his theft of Esau’s blessing to his life-changing wrestling match with God. Stars Matthew Modine and Lara Flynn Boyle. 93 minutes. Closed-captioned.

501170: Herod"s Temple: The Temple Jesus Knew (DVD) Herod’s Temple: The Temple Jesus Knew (DVD)
By Vision Video

Jerusalem rich in historical and Biblical heritage, is the home of the Temple Mount, one of the worlds most recognizable and visited sacred sites. Now, travel back in time to see it the way Jesus and his disciples did over 2,000 years ago. They knew it as Herod’s temple. We remember it as the Temple Jesus knew. Imagine the scene as Jesus expelled the moneychangers from its outer court and as the veil of the temple leading to its holiest chamber was torn at the time of Christ’s crucifixion.

Through the use of beautiful animation, the temple is reconstructed and we are brought within its precincts to identify with the experience of those living in Jesus’ day. We also are confronted with the horror of the fiery destruction of the Temple by the Romans in A.D. 70. Through it all, we come to appreciate the central role of the Temple in the life of first century Jews and Christians.

190126: Matthew, DVD Matthew, DVD
By Casscom Media

This powerful and entertaining film is taken word for word from the text of the New International Version translation. Filmed on location in Tunisia, Morocco, and South Africa, Matthew features a cast of thousands, historically accurate costuming and award-winning directing. Approx. 265 minutes.

648113: The Last Supper, DVD The Last Supper, DVD
By Vision Video

The Last Supper will take on deeper meaning as you absorb this extensive program filmed and dramatized entirely at authentic locations of the Holy Land and the Middle East. It emphasizes both Christian tradition and Jewish roots and explores the recipes of the exotic Biblical courser served at the supper: bread, salads, herbs, lamb, fruit, etc. Includes 18-pages recipe book. English and Spanish languages. Approx. 60 minutes.

272584: God Provides: 6-DVD Boxed Set God Provides: 6-DVD Boxed Set
By Crown Financial Ministries

Throughout history people have wrestled with the idea of trusting God to meet their needs. But Scripture clearly reveals a heavenly Father who longs to provide for us. Here vivid portrayals of familiar biblical characters—Abraham, Lazarus, and others—are used to open discussion, prompt reflection, and encourage practical application of these life lessons. Six-DVD boxed set with companion guides, 108 minutes total.

080593: Great People of the Bible: Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob & Joseph, DVD Great People of the Bible: Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob & Joseph, DVD
By Questar Video

The inspiring story of their family through four generations. Abraham’s faith pleased God and he became founder of the Jewish nation. Sarah became mother of a nation and anscestor of Jesus. Isaac was the miracle child; he was the first descendant in fulfillment of God’s promise to Abraham. Jacob was the third link in God’s plan to start a nation from abraham; he was the father of the 12 tribes of Israel. Joseph was the favorite son of Jacob and Rachel and was known for his personal integrity and as man of spiritual sensitivity. Approx. 2 hours.

271999: The Story of David: From Shepherd to King of Israel The Story of David: From Shepherd to King of Israel
By Sony Pictures

One of the first TV movie produced is now available on DVD! Featuring Anthony Quayle, Timothy Bottoms, Jane Seymour, and Keith Mitchell, this DVD includes the entire original mini-series. The two-part story of the life of King David begins with his legendary battle with the giant Goliath, and ends with his romance with Bathsheba and struggle to preserve Israel. The Story of David is a legendary saga of a man after God’s own heat. Rated PG. Approx. 191 minutes.

10073X: The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965), DVD The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965), DVD
By Provident Music Distribution

One of the most remarkable portrayals of the life of Christ ever produced! Nominated for five Academy Awards in 1965, this inspiring epic will touch your heart and stir your spirit as you follow Jesus from his humble birth and revolutionary teachings to his crucifixion and triumphant resurrection. Stars Max von Sydow. Cast includes Pat Boone, Jose Ferrer, Charlton Heston, Martin Landau, Angela Lansbury, and others. Rated G. Approx. 3 hours, 19 minutes.

Special Features:

  • Widescreen
  • English and French Audio
  • French and Spanish Subtitles
  • Closed captions

700542: The Gospel According to Matthew, 15th Anniversary Special Edition The Gospel According to Matthew, 15th Anniversary Special Edition
By Nest Family Entertainment

Re-discover The Gospel According Matthew, a dramatization of the Scriptures that uses the New International Version text word by word. Repackaged with bonus items and special features, this 15th anniversary edition includes In the Footsteps of Jesus, a 2-CD audiobook in which Bruce Marchiano personally takes us behind the scenes of the making of Matthew and intimately shares his life-altering experience portraying Jesus.

689624: Moses, The Bible Collection Series DVD Moses, The Bible Collection Series DVD
By Word Entertainment Inc

Witness one of the great escapes of history! Brimming with lavish spectacle, this visual re-creation of the Exodus story follows Moses as he grows up in Pharaoh’s court, encounters God in the burning bush, parts the Red Sea, receives the Ten Commandments, and leads his people to the Promised Land. Stars Ben Kingsley and Frank Langella. Approx. 3 hours. Closed-captioned.

080992: The Visual Bible: Matthew/Acts, 4 DVDs The Visual Bible: Matthew/Acts, 4 DVDs
By Randolf Productions Inc

Experience the Gospel through these powerful and entertaining films! Taken word for word from the text of the New International Version and Good News translations, Matthew and Acts appeal to all ages and offer educational, spiritual and entertainment value. Includes Spanish and Portuguese audio. 4 DVDs, approx. 7 hours 38 minutes.

036866: Mary of Nazareth: From Nativity to Calvary--DVD Mary of Nazareth: From Nativity to Calvary–DVD
By Questar Video

Directed by Cannes Film Festival award-winner Jean Dellanoy, this profoundly moving feature film traces the life on Mary in her many roles—beloved daughter, wife of Joseph, mother of Jesus and inspiration to all. Share Mary’s unique perspective as her son touches, heals and ministers to thousands, only to be humiliated and crucified before her very eyes. With over 100 featured actors and 8,500 extras, Mary of Nazareth is beautifully and reverently told, with nothing left out from the Gospels. This DVD also features The Gifts of the Magi. Approx. 115 minutes.

001868: The Book of Ruth, DVD The Book of Ruth, DVD

By Pure Flix

A biblical Cinderella story from the archives of the royal Jewish bloodline! Choosing to leave her homeland and follow her mother-in-law to Israel, a young widow, Ruth, captures the heart of wealthy Boaz. Their romance sets the stage for the kingship of Israel—and the coming of the Messiah. Stars Dan Haggerty, Lana Wood, and Carman. Dove-approved. Approx. 91 minutes.

79914: The Story of Ruth, DVD The Story of Ruth, DVD

By Ignatius Press

Ruth, a young Moabite woman, marries Mahlon the Judean, who believes in a merciful God. When he dies, she leaves her own culture to be with her mother-in-law, Naomi. They journey to Judea where Ruth faces hostility as a stranger. She wins the hearts of two powerful men, Boaz and Tob, who vie for her affections, but Ruth’s first loyalties are to Naomi and her faith. Starring Peggy Wood and Stuart Whitmann. Not Rated. Approx. 135 minutes.DVD Features:

  • Widescreen
  • Closed-captioned
  • Audio: English, Spanish and French
  • English and Spanish Subtitles

689228: Abraham, The Bible Collection Series DVD Abraham, The Bible Collection Series DVD

“Go away from your father’s house to a land I will show you. Make a great nation. And I will bless all those who bless you and curse all those who curse you.” A humble shepherd named Abraham hears these words from God and embarks on an epic journey to the Promised Land. With his family and a handful of followers, Abraham faces thirst, famine, war, the might of Pharaoh and his own doubts to become the father of three great religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam.Richard Harris leads a stellar cast including Barbara Hershey, Vittorio Gassman and Maximilian Schell in this sweeping Old Testament story. Filmed in Morocco’s rugged Atlas Mountains, Abraham captures the power of God’s will… and the devotion of one man. Color/187 minutes. Closed captioned. Not rated.

206392: Acts Acts

Experience the Gospel through these powerful and entertaining films! Taken word for word from the text of the New International Version and Good News translations, Acts appeals to all ages and offers educational, spiritual and entertainment value.

968650: Apostle Peter and the Last Supper, DVD Apostle Peter and the Last Supper, DVD

By Pure Flix

Set in Rome A.D. 67, two jailers at the ancient Mamertine Prison take custody of a famous criminal. He is Simon Peter of Galilee – apostle, disciple and personal friend of Jesus, also called the Christ. Condemned to death, the elderly Peter (Robert Loggia) recounts his life as a simple fisherman who became one of the boldest figures in all of Christianity. As Peter prepares to depart this earthly life, he will make an unforgettable impression on his jailers through the saving power of the Gospel. Dove approved (12+). Widescreen. Closed captions. Approx. 88 minutes.Special Features:

  • Behind the Scenes
  • Interviews
  • Commentary
  • Trailers
  • English and Spanish Subtitles

689327: David, The Bible Collection DVD David, The Bible Collection DVD

The acclaimed Bible Collection film series presents the captivating story of King David! You’ll witness the exhilarating highs, the heartbreaking lows, and the abiding faith of “a man after God’s own heart” in this vivid retelling of one of Scripture’s most compelling tales. Stars Nathaniel Parker, Leonard Nimoy, Sheryl Lee, and Jonathan Pryce. Approx. 3 hours. Closed-captioned.

898834: Jesus of Nazareth, DVD Jesus of Nazareth, DVD

By World Trading Center, Inc.

Praised by critics and religious leaders worldwide, this epic movie accurately portrays Christ’s life, death, and resurrection. Filmed on location in Palestine, it features an all-star cast including Sir Laurence Olivier, Anthony Quinn, Olivia Hussey, and Robert Powell as Jesus. Digitally mastered DVD features scene access, cast and crew information, and “Living in Biblical Times” segment. Approx. 6 hours.

689525: Joseph, The Bible Collection Series DVD Joseph, The Bible Collection Series DVD

His jealous brothers accused him of being a dreamer and cast him into a pit. But Joseph rose from the ashes of their betrayal to become Pharaoh’s most trusted aide—and his family’s mysterious benefactor. Academy Award-winners Ben Kingsley and Martin Landau star in this beloved biblical tale of treachery and redemption, repentance and forgiveness. Approx. 3 hours. Closed-captioned.

050698: Matthew, John & Acts, 6-DVD Set  Matthew, John & Acts, 6-DVD Set

By Randolf Productions Inc

Journey back to first-century Palestine and witness the extraordinary events that changed the world! Meet Matthew and John as they reflect on the events they witnessed as Jesus’ disciples. Travel with Luke as he shares the struggles and triumphs of the early church. Shot on location, these vivid portrayals are adapted word-for-word from Scripture. Six DVDs, approx. 13 hours total.

646285: Peter and Paul, DVD Peter and Paul, DVD

By Vision Video

Follow these two very different yet highly influential men over three world-changing decades. Beginning with the crucifixion, you’ll see Paul on the road to Damascus, witness the day Peter met Paul in Jerusalem, and watch them clash later over Jewish law. Anthony Hopkins and Robert Foxworth star in this epic network television mini-series about early Christianity. Approx. 194 minutes.DVD Features:

  • Spanish language track with or without English subtitles
  • Biographical information on leading actors
  • Chapter titles provided for easy scene access

733641: Revelation, DVD Revelation, DVD

Three months after his wife and daughter were among the millions who mysteriously vanished, counterterrorism expert Thorold Stone is trying to discover what happened. Does the answer lie with the “true messiah” and his one-world government? A breathtaking climax will encourage you to examine your place in the battle between good and evil. (PG-13, violence.) 98 minutes. Closed-captioned.

717352: St. John in Exile, DVD   St. John in Exile, DVD

By Starring Dean Jones / Bridgestone Group

Dean Jones is Saint John in this intimate, inspiring one-man presentation of John in exile on Patmos. Full of humor, strong in spirit, and resolutely committed to Christ, John shares his account of the events that changed the course of human history—and challenges us with his last words before his death: “Little children, love one another.” Directed by Emmy award winner Dan Curtis (War and Remembrance). Approx. 90 minutes.Special Features:

  • Interviews
  • Biographies
  • Dean Jones’ Disney Film Clip
  • Photo Gallery
  • English Subtitles

346987: The Bible Stories: Jeremiah, DVD The Bible Stories: Jeremiah, DVD

The Biblical story of the Prophet Jeremiah, who lived 400 years after King Solomon in a Jerusalem that experiences the Babylonian invasion. Jeremiah is called upon by God to fulfill a difficult and dramatic mission, which brings down persecution upon the Prophet, a mission he experienced with great inner conflicts. Jeremiah must preach the return to justice and faith to his people and his King who have lost the way of the Covenant with God and have lain back in their wealth and lust, turning to false idols. But Jeremiah’s words fall on deaf ears. Disaster strikes the Kingdom of Judah and its people when Babylon and its King Nebuchadnezzar destroy Jerusalem and send the Jews off into exile. Approx. 95 minutes.

000025: The Gospel of John, Ministry Edition The Gospel of John, Ministry Edition

The Gospel of John, the best-loved of the four Gospels, vividly comes to life in a faithful and powerful dramatization of the Biblical text. The Gospel of John meticulously recreates the era of Jesus during a tumultuous period that changed the course of history. Starring Henry Ian Cusick as Jesus, and narrated by Christopher Plummer, and with a cast of 2500, The Gospel of John has been adapted for the screen, word for word, based on the American Bible Society’s Good News Bible by Emmy nominated John Goldsmith and is directed by acclaimed British director, Philip Saville. Rated PG-13 (for violence involving the crucifixion), Color, 2002.

Disc 1 includes the original 3 hour feature, as well as a shortened 2 hour version
Disc 2 includes all Special Features

Special Features:

  • Historical Background Production
  • About the Cast
  • About the Filmmakers
  • Academic Advisory Committee
  • Interactive Map of the Holy Land
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Glossary: Historical Terms
  • Bibliography
  • Filmography
  • Dolby Digital, DTS 5.1 Surround, Anamorphic Widescreen, English Subtitles

63679: The Passion of the Christ, DVD The Passion of the Christ, DVD

Destined to become a classic, The Passion of The Christ created quite the media hype before its premiere. Mel Gibson’s stunning masterpiece portrays the final twelve hours of Jesus’ life. This DVD of the international blockbuster film offers an unforgettable experience of the profound love of Christ’s sacrifice. With amazing cinematography and stellar performances by a talented cast, The Passion of the Christ is Christian moviemaking at its best. This film features audio on Aramaic/Latin/Hebrew languages and English subtitles. Close-captioned. Rated R (scenes of graphic violence). Fullscreen. Approx. 126 minutes.

584261: The Robe: Special Edition DVD The Robe: Special Edition DVD

Add one of the greatest biblical epics ever filmed to your collection! Nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Picture, this inspiring story stars Richard Burton as Marcellus Gallio, a Roman centurion whose life is forever changed when he wins Christ’s robe in a gambling game at the foot of the cross. Approx. 133 minutes.

Special Features:

  • Introduction by Martin Scorsese
  • Commentary with Film Composer David Newman and Film Historians Jon Burlingame, Julie Kirgo, and Nick Redman
  • Isolated Score: The Music of The Robe – Alfred Newman’s Score 
  • The Making of the Robe Featurette
  • The Cinemscope Story Featurette
  • Still Galleries
  • Interactive Pressbook


  • English and French Audio
  • English and Spanish Subtitles
  • Closed Captions
  • Widescreen