Vision Video (Firm)
Most widely held works about Vision Video (Firm)
Most widely held works by Vision Video (Firm)
The Amish a people of preservation ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Discusses 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.
Shadowlands ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 580 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."
A time for burning ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 477 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 Joy of Bach ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Dramatizations of scenes from Bach's life are interspersed with performances of his music.
Bonhoeffer, agent of grace ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 420 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.
The first Christmas ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Presents the traditional story of the birth of Jesus, beginning with Mary and Joseph's trip from Nazareth to Bethlehem. We witness their encounter with the innkeeper who "has no room for them," but provides shelter in a stable where Mary gives birth. We see the announcement to the shepherds and follow the Magi who trek across the desert guided by the mysterious star.
The cross and the switchblade ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 363 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.
Mine eyes have seen the glory ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 343 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.
Hanged on a twisted cross the life, convictions, and martyrdom of Dietrich Bonhoeffer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 330 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.
The fourth wise man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
In ancient Persia, a wealthy physician embarks on a search for the newly born Messiah and, at the end of his lifelong search for the true meaning of existence, comes face to face with the crucified Jesus.
Martin Luther ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and Korean and held by 295 libraries worldwide
An account of the life of Martin Luther, showing how his theological clash with the Roman Catholic Church resulted in the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Germany. Filmed in West Germany.
Entertaining angels the Dorothy Day story ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of social activist Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker movement.
Shadow voices finding hope in mental illness ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
45 million Americans suffer from mental illness. Ten people with mental illness tell their stories, plus experts and advocates in the field add perspectives and insights, offering an inside look at what it is like to live with a mental illness and how individuals and their families find their way through medical, governmental, societal and spiritual issues.
Romero ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Romero is the true story of the Catholic priest Archbishop Oscar Romero who lived in El Salvador during the political unrest in the 1970s. The government launched a 'terror campaign' against the guerillas in an attempt to crush them. Archbishop Romero's protests against governments' actions was perceived as disloyalty. As an example to others, the government began to destroy churches and murder priests. Despite persecution, Romero continued to speak out against the atrocities the government was committing against the people of El Salvador, until his assassination.
Peter and Paul ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 265 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.
We shall not be moved ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 257 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.
Plain talk about Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer's related dementia and wandering ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Ask anyone who has been through it, seeing a friend or loved one deteriorate with Alzheimer's is one of the most painful experiences to behold. Here is help in understanding what is happening. This two-part program provides an introduction to this disease.
Christianity and Islam ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 229 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.
History of Christianity ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A six-part overview of the Christian Church, designed to introduce the viewer to its fascinating and perplexing 2,000-year history.
The radicals ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 187 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.
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