I Believe In Easter
Duration 50 minutes
Easter, how did this word come to embody the oldest and most
important festival in Christianity? Discover the origins, traditions
and roots of Easter.
The history of Easter is traced to ancient Egypt where the story
finds its roots in the deliverance of the Israelites from slavery.
The programme describes how Passover symbolism is intricately
woven into the events of EASTER surrounding the crucifixion
of Jesus Christ, the Lamb of God. See how culture, emperors,
apostles, and popes have influenced how we celebrate Easter today.
The programme features powerfully dramatised scenes from the
gospels along with documentary footage shot in the Holy Land
and Rome, plus insightful commentary from church scholars
and historians. I Believe in Easter will give you new insights into
the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the most important
event in human history.