Most widely held works about Cathedral Films
Most widely held works by Cathedral Films
The Life of Christ ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A twelve-part series detailing the life of Christ, from His birth in Bethlehem to crucifixion and resurrection and ultimate reappearance on Easter morning. Highly recommended for young people, as well as for adults, seeking to learn more or who are unfamiliar with the Gospel accounts.
The living Bible ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"An imaginative, highly detailed visual portrayal of Jesus' life"--Container insert.
I beheld His glory ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Cornelius, a Roman centurion, tells friends of his duty in Jerusalem during the Passover Feast. An old comrade had told him of Jesus, his fame, and the fear of an uprising among his followers. Cornelius pieces together the story of Jesus, and is witness to the crucifixion and its consequences.
Challenge of faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Jesus walks through Galilee proclaiming the good news of the kingdom of God. John the Baptist, imprisoned by Herod, sends two of his followers to find out more about Jesus. Jesus calls Matthew, a tax collector, to be a disciple. Jesus heals a paralytic.
Boyhood and baptism ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The seeds are sown for Christ's future mission and the inevitable conflict with Judean factions and Roman authorities. Jesus, the boy, avidly studies the Hebrew faith, and at age 12, amazes the elders in the Temple with His wisdom. Time passes, and John the Baptist denounces King Herod Antipas for his sins. Jesus, knowing that it is time for Him to begin preaching God's word, asks John to baptize Him. A sign from heaven confirms Jesus as God's Son.
The stories and miracles of Jesus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of Christ in 12 dramatized episodes, originally filmed in the 1950s.
Megiddo, city of destruction ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A guided view of excavations at Megiddo, Israel, conducted by archaeologist and historian Yigael Yadin of Hebrew University. Relates the interpretation of the Old Testament to the architectural and cultural clues which tie together the excavated cities of Megiddo, Hazor, and Gezer as parts of Solomon's kingdom.
The Christmas donkey ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A story about a lackadaisical donkey whose reluctant consent to travel with Mary and Joseph on their trip to Nazareth is rewarded by the happenings in Bethlehem on Christmas Day.
Discipleship ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The fame of Jesus spreads, and multitudes follow Him. Jesus chooses the twelve disciples. In the Sermon on the Mount, He outlines the promises and challenges of the kingdom of God. Then He demonstrates God's love for all by touching and healing society's most rejected outcast - a leper. He instructs the disciples in prayer, teaching them the Lord's Prayer.
Escape to Egypt ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Omens, signs, and dreams early in Jesus' life signify the importance of His coming. Jesus is presented in the Temple and declared to be the Messiah by the rabbi Simeon and the holy woman Anna. Three Wise Men from the East arrive to pay homage to the newborn King. Alerted by their visit, King Herod seeks to destroy this threat to his power and orders the ruthless slaughter of all male infants in Bethlehem. Warned by an angel, Mary and Joseph flee to Egypt with the Christ Child.
Crucifixion and resurrection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The events surrounding the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Men of the wilderness ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
After His baptism, Jesus retreats to the wilderness, is tempted and resists. When He returns, He begins his public ministry as teacher and healer. His preaching attracts the fisherman Simon, Andrew, James, and John. Jesus calls them to be His disciples. When Jesus begins healing the sick, His fame spreads. Meanwhile, Herod has imprisoned John the Baptist.
Triumph and defeat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Jesus returns to the Temple after His triumphal entry and drives out the money changers, denouncing their sacrilege. As He continues preaching daily, the authorities decide He must be killed. Jesus eats His last supper with the Disciples. Betrayed by Judas, He is arrested in Gethsemane, tried before the Sanhedrin and Pilate, crowned with thorns, and delivered over to be crucified.
Conflict ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Jesus teaches Mary and Martha that only one thing is necessarry - the word of God - as His enemies begin to plot against Him. Political and religious resistance to His message is increasing and the shadow of the cross now darkens His path. But He continues His mission, curing the man born blind and sending the Disciples out to preach the good news and heal the sick.
Peter and the hermit ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A story about the unexpected manner in which a pastor's son brings an old mountain hermit to Christmas Eve services at the church.
Retreat and decision ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Jesus retreats from the threats of Herod and the demands of the multitudes and prepares Himself and His followers for the trials to come. When Peter declares "You are the Christ," Jesus teaches the Disciples of His death and resurrection, and of their commission to carry on His work. Peter, James, and John witness the Transfiguration. Jesus continues to heal and bless those who seek Him. After raising Lazarus from the dead, He enters Jerusalem to the hosannas of the people and the distress of His enemies.
Return to Nazareth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Jesus begins to experience opposition despite His popularity, as He clarifies the demands and rewards of faith. He heals the centurion's servant and changes water into wine at Cana, but is rejected by His old neighbors in Nazareth. Jesus tells Nicodemas he must be born again and urges the Samaritan woman to drink the water of eternal life. When a lawyer asks, "Who is my neighbor?", Jesus tells the parable of the Good Samaritan.
Day of triumph ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Christ unfolds in flashback form, as seen through the eyes of the Apostle Andrew, and Zadok, leader of the Zealot underground movement in Judea.
Fate of John the Baptist ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1986 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
John the Baptist sends messengers from prison to ask Jesus, "Are you the one who is to come?" Jesus bids them to tell John what they have seen and heard: the blind see, the lame walk, the dead are raised, and the poor have good news preached to them. John hears gladly of these messianic signs. Then, amid the events of Herod's banquet and Salome's dance, he is executed.
When the littlest camel knelt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1947 and 1960 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A story about the littlest camel who carried precious gifts to the Christ Child for the three wise men.
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