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Gateway Films

Overview
Works: 670 works in 949 publications in 2 languages and 21,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Church history  Biography  Nonfiction films  Religious television programs  Juvenile works 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Gateway Films
 
Most widely held works by Gateway Films
Shadowlands( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of C.S. Lewis, this film is about the agonizing spiritual crisis of C.S. Lewis when his wife died from cancer. The love, grief, pain, and sorrow were so shattering to Lewis that his basic Christian beliefs, magnificently communicated in his many books, were now called into serious doubt. But he picked up the pieces and moved out of the depressing "shadowlands," realizing that "real life has not even begun yet."
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic network television mini-series brings to life the precarious existence of the early Christian church which was beset by violent oppositon from without and within. Peter and Paul emerge as two key leaders and struggle to keep the faith alive. The story of Peter and Paul is a story of the meaning of faith and love, liberty and law, victory and defeat, and life and death
Bonhoeffer, agent of grace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life. Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance and his moral struggle are dramatized in this film
Saving Santa( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lowly stable elf (Martin Freeman) must travel back in time to save Santa's Kingdom from the evil billionaire scoundrel Neville Baddington (Tim Curry)
A time for burning( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Originally rejected by the three major networks for being too controversial, this classic cinéma vérité film ... captures an all-white Lutheran Church in Omaha, Nebraska as their eager, but earnest pastor tries to get the congregation to reach out to their fellow black Lutherans ... As tensions threaten to tear apart the church, the film illustrates the anguish and awakenings of the civil rights era through the words and actions of everyday people."--Container
The Amish : a people of preservation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated look at various aspects of the Amish community, including its history, the world view beliefs of the Amish, and the simplicity of their lifestyle. Shows various activities of the family
The cross and the switchblade by David Wilkerson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary story of David Wilkerson's mission from the countryside of rural Pennsylvania into the middle of the violence of gang warfare in New York's urban ghettos. Wilkerson sought to lead the embittered youth away from a life of drugs and violence. He was met with opposition, suspicion and hostility. He risked his life, persevered and won
Entertaining angels : the Dorothy Day story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of social activist Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker movement
The fourth wise man by Tom Fontana( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a fourth Magi, Artaban, who strives for 33 years to meet the Messiah, and along the way gives to the needy the gifts he intended to present to Christ
Mine eyes have seen the glory( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Randall Balmer travelled throughout the United States to uncover the richness, diversity, and energy of the Evangelical movement. The result is an intimate look at who are the Evangelicals, what they believe, what difference their faith makes in their lives, how they seek to protect their children from the corrupting influences of society, how they are trying to change the world, and emerging forms of Evangelicalism that suggest what their future may be like
God's outlaw : the story of William Tyndale( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple God-seeking man, William Tyndale became one of the most wanted men in England and Europe. Pursued by King Henry VIII, Lord Chancellor Sir Thomas More, and the Pope's personal legate Cardinal Wolsey, he darted across Europe to avoid capture--always pushing to complete the task that obsessed him
People of faith : Christianity in America( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Survey the entire more-than-400-year history of Christianity in America from before the Pilgrims to the present in this stunning DVD series. You'll gain valuable perspective on the people and ideas that shaped America and see how it came to be the first nation in history based upon the ideal of religious liberty. In this six-episode series you'll meet the spiritual visionaries, leaders and entrepreneurs who shaped Christianity across the centuries and dramatically impacted the culture we live in today, including Jonathan Edwards, Harriett Beecher Stowe, Archbishop John Joseph Hughes, Martin Luther King Jr. and Billy Graham among many other influential Protestant and Catholic Christians"--Container jacket
Great preachers by Barbara Brown Taylor( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten famous contemporary English-speaking preachers deliver ten sermons and are interviewed by host Bill Turpie about their sermon and spiritual journey in preaching
John Wycliffe the morning star( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic biography of the life of the 14th century scholar and cleric who translated the Bible into English for the first time. He was a defender of English nationalism against the power of the Pope and a champion of the poor against the rich. John Wycliffe taught that you can't buy God's forgiveness with indulgences
We Shall Not Be Moved : African-American Churches in the Civil Rights Era( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video examines the American Civil Rights Movement from the perspective of African-American churches. These churches provided moral and spiritual support as well as being critical and strategic centers for the movement
The Amish : how they survive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This documentary takes you on an intimate journey into Ohio Amish life and culture. You will discover how rapid growth and economic pressures threaten their community. You will also meet a people who, as a result of creative disengagement with the culture around them, thrive"--Container
The radicals( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Myron Augsburger's book, Pilgrim aflame, about the lives of Michael and Margaretha Sattler and the beginnings of the Anabaptist movement
Christianity and Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of four programs intended for Christians providing an introduction to Islam, a delineation of the differences between Christianity and Islam on such questions as God, Jesus Christ, and the Trinity, and tips on how Christians can share their faith with Muslims
Hanged on a twisted cross : the life, convictions, and martyrdom of Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival footage, documents and visits to original locations to capture the life, times and thought of the German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who was executed by the National Socialists days before the end of WWII
Not for sale : a two-part documentary on the fight against human trafficking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two documentaries on the global problem of human trafficking and the modern-day abolitionists who are fighting it. Based on the book Not for Sale by David Batstone, covers what modern-day abolitionists are doing to fight the rampant terrors of human trafficking in the U.S. and abroad. Tens of millions of people are slaves today. In spite of this tragic figure there are modern day abolitionists who battle human trafficking
 
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Peter and PaulThe cross and the switchbladeThe fourth wise manGod's outlaw : the story of William TyndaleJohn Wycliffe the morning starWe Shall Not Be Moved : African-American Churches in the Civil Rights EraThe radicalsChristianity and Islam