After Jesus, Paul is the most significant figure in the history of Christianity. In this fascinating documentary, the beloved star of Agatha Christie's Poirot undertakes an epic personal journey to learn more about the man, his motives, his radical thinking, and his legacy. Filmed on location in Israel, Turkey, Greece, Italy, and Malta, Suchet's search "[gives] this Biblical figure flesh, bones and a beating heart" --Express (UK). 2 episodes, 1 3/4 hrs, 1 DVD, SDH, viewer's guide. From Athena.
Suchet begins his quest in Jerusalem, site of the crucifixion of Jesus, the stoning death of Stephen, and Saul the Pharisee's persecution of the new "Jesus movement." In Tarsus, he discovers another aspect of the apostle's life-his Ro
- 12-page viewer's guide with a map; a timeline of the life of St. Paul; and articles on the Roman Empire in Paul's day, Paul's final years, and the writings of St. Paul.
- David Suchet biography
Single discRun Time
108 minutes, plus bonus programmingFormat:
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"Fascinating documentary series"--The Age (Australia)
"Suchet is engaging."--The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)
"An amiable guide to the scriptures"--The Sunday Times (UK)