A comprehensive look at the defining moments of Christianity.
From the beginning of Christianity to the Crusades, see how the events of Jesus’ life and the lives of his Apostles generated consequences that have rippled through the course of history for over two thousand years. This enthralling collection includes In the Footsteps of the Holy Family and The Apostles, top-selling programs from both HISTORY™ and A&E that offer a compelling mix of science, history, faith and scholarship. Using ancient texts, the Scriptures, commentary from renowned scholars and visits to the multitude of sites where history was made, Christianity: The First Two Thousand Years takes a comprehensive look at not just the events and personalities that left indelible marks on the landscape of faith, but also the forces behind them. And, with breathtaking CGI, heart-pounding reenactments, and stunning footage from rarely seen locations, The Crusades: Crescent and the Cross presents the epic battle between two Middle Age superpowers: the Christian Crusaders and the Muslims. Features celebrity narration from Roger Moore (James Bond) and Martin Sheen (The West Wing).
Special features: Behind the Scenes Featurette: History in the Making: The Crusades, Historical time lines and bonus documentary: The Knights Templar.