A.D. La Bibbia continua / 20157.01 voti
La trama si ispira agli Atti degli Apostoli e alle lettere di Paolo, narrando i principali avvenimenti subito dopo la crocefissione e risurrezione di Gesù. In particolare, come l'evento ha influenzato i leader politici e spirituali della Giudea e di come gli apostoli, tra rivolte, oppressioni e persecuzioni, espansero la comunità cristiana, diffondendo la testimonianza della vita di Gesù prima nella regione e poi anche nelle altre nazioni.
ATTORI PRINCIPALI: , Fraser Ayres, Andrew Gower, Chipo Chung, James Callis , Joanne Whalley, Adam Levy, Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson, Emmett J Scanlan, Kenneth Collard, Babou Ceesay, Alastair Mackenzie, Juan Pablo Di Pace, Vincent Regan, Richard Coyle, Farzana Dua Elahe, George Georgiou, Marama Corlett,
GENERE: Drama, Mini-Series
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Peter and the disciples experience their darkest hour in the premiere of this miniseries that dramatizes the impact of Christ's death on his disciples and the era's political and religious leaders.
Jesus' tomb is empty. Pilate and Caiaphas believe the disciples stole the body and search in vain to find it. The disciples flee to Galilee where Jesus gives them their mission.
Zealot revolutionaries try to assassinate Pilate during the festival of Pentecost. Empowered by the Holy Spirit, the disciples start to preach the Gospel. Caiaphas arrests Peter and John.
Pilate avenges the murder of a Roman soldier with mass crucifixions. Caiaphas fails to convict Peter and John. The church grows, attracting some with impure intentions who are punished by the Holy Spirit.
Pilate closes in on the Zealot assassin and the disciples stand trial again. Stephen speaks out against the temple and pays the ultimate price.
Having failed to silence the disciples, Caiaphas is challenged for the position of High Priest. He authorizes Saul to begin a bitter campaign of persecution against Jesus' followers.
Saul's persecution intensifies as he targets Peter. Many flee the city, spreading the Word as they go. With Jerusalem in chaos the Roman Emperor arrives to decide Pilate's fate.
Saul continues to hunt Peter, but has a life changing vision on the road to Damascus. When Claudia's nightmares come true, Pilate's fate takes a turn for the worse.
Emperor Caligula demands that his statue be placed in the Temple. Pilate and Caiaphas know such desecration will cause rebellion. Saul returns a changed man.
Saul preaches in Jerusalem and Caiaphas is enraged. James the Just comes to help Peter tackle Caiaphas. The Zealots and Ethiopians plot against Rome.
James confronts Caiaphas and wins concessions for the disciples. The Zealot army grows but their Ethiopian backer turns to Jesus. When Peter resurrects Tabitha many more are drawn to His message.