Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine
Catalogue Number: 041794
Producer: PBS Video
Subject: Documentary, History, Religious Studies, Travel, World History
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: United States
Copyright Year: 2015
Closed Captions: Yes
Embark on an exciting and visually stunning journey with historian Jonathan Phillips to the beautiful and important historical places of early Christianity. Starting from where Christianity was born, growing from a small movement called "The Way" to its eventual place as the official religion of the Roman Empire.
Today, Christianity is the largest religion in the world, with over 2 billion followers. Author and distinguished history professor Jonathan Phillips takes a 12,000-mile personal journey through seven countries in Europe, Northern Africa, and the Middle East to bring this rich history to life. Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine is both an entertaining and enlightening six-hour journey, full of sights and sounds that capture the essence of Christianity's early history and its incredible triumph against all odds.
Birth of a Faith
The Great Missionary
Age of the Apostles
From Apocalypse to Heresies
Pagans and the Cult of Martyrs
312 minutes on 2 Discs.