The Christians: The Complete Series

02/04/2007
  |  Buy to Own: 02/04/2007
  |  650 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

A four-part history of Christianity, presented by historian and broadcaster Bamber Gascoigne. Filmed in 1977 in more than 30 countries and broadcast in more than 50 countries worldwide, The Christians is a meticulously constructed, lavishly produced series that describes the experiences and actions of Christians from the birth of Christ, through the Roman Empire, the Renaissance and Lutheran reform to modern times. The series also considers the spread of Christianity, whether by violence as in the Inquisition or through the travels of missionaries.

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