Tuesday, August 7, 2012

A History of Christianity

Christianity. A History - 1. Jesus the Jew
Christianity. A History - 2. Rome
Christianity. A History - 3. Dark Ages
Christianity. A History - 4. Crusades
Christianity. A History - 5. Reformation
Christianity. A History - 6. Dark Continents
Christianity. A History - 7. God and the Scientists
Christianity. A History - 8. The Future of Christianity 

Christianity: A History is an eight-part television series produced in 2009 by Pioneer Productions for Channel 4.The episodes, each with a different presenter, cover a range of personal views on issues from the religion's inception in Palestine and its progression in the Roman empire, the CrusadesEnglish Reformation, colonial dissemination and the Age of Enlightenment, to the impacts of science and 21st-century views. Not to be confused with the BBC six-part series, A History of Christianity.)
Christianity is now almost 2000 years old. It has been transformed from a small Jewish sect in the Middle East to the biggest and most influential religion in the history of mankind. In this series, the eight different commentators deals with the different aspects of Christianity.

This is the story of the origins and consequences of Christian belief, antisemitism, bloodiest wars and a great hegemonic movement against the reason.