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|SINGLE VIDEOS & DVDs FOR
- B - (Bible)
VCB-500 THE BIBLE: WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT?- An Introduction to the Scriptures for Junior Highs; (JH); Two videos: Part l - 64 min., Part 2 - 65 min.; Guide; Franciscan Communications, 1987.
.1 Part one has three parts: Where did it Come From?, Who Wrote It?, and Did It Really Happen Like That?.
.2 Part two has three parts: What is the Old Testament?, What is the New Testament? and How Does It Help Me Get Closer to God?
VCB-502 HOW THE BIBLE CAME TO BE- (JH/A); 55 min.; No guide; Gateway Films, 1978.
Part One gives a graphic overview of the Old Testament and how it came to be written. Part Two gives an overview of the origins of the New Testament. Both discuss archaeological and other discoveries.
VCB-503 UNDERSTANDING THE BIBLE: A CLEAR INTRODUCTION TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF SCRIPTURE- (J/A); 4 parts, 28 min.; Videostrip; Guide; EcuFilm, 1992.
Background information about the development and study of the Bible in four parts:
The Bible is Written (8:13)
The Canons are Formed (8:05)
The Bible is Translated (7:36)
Studying the Bible (3:41)
VCB-504 THE ENIGMA OF THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS- (A); 58 min.; No guide; Biblical Productions, 1990.
Tells the history of the Dead
Scrolls since the first discovery in 1947.
Various interpretations of the scrolls and the
DVB-505 TIME TRAVEL THROUGH THE
- (Y/A); 107 min.;
guide in PDF; Vision Video, 1990.
Jonathan Frakes hosts as the "Time Traveler" exploring the rich and fascinating background of the Old and New Testaments. He reveals the lives of the "Mad" King Herod and the courageous John the Baptist. He shows how the glorious ministry of Jesus is related to the amazing discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
DVB -506 DISCOVERING THE BIBLE hosted by Russell Boulter- (Y/A); 2 videos, 4 sessions, 30 min. ea.; Guide, student handouts and worksheets; Christian History Institute, 1996.
This 4-part series on 2 videos is a basic introduction to the Bible. It includes a discussion of where the Bible came from and how it was handed down to us.
.1 Part 1 GETTING ACQUAINTED is an overview of the history, content, and application of the Bible for today.
Part 2 THE OLD TESTAMENT talks about the Biblical archaeology of the Old Testament including the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
.2 Part 3 THE NEW TESTAMENT focuses on Jesus and the authenticity of His words. It explains how the New Testament books were gathered and selected.
Part 4 SURVIVAL, SPREAD, AND INFLUENCE shows the Bible's influence in the development of western civilization and culture. The program shows how the Bible survived through repeated persecution and describes how Bible translation accompanied the spread of Christianity. It gives examples of ways the Bible has transformed individual lives.
VCB-507 THE BOOK OF GOD with Walter Wangerin, Jr. - (Y/A); 67 min.; No guide; EcuFilm, 1996.
Before a live audience, master storyteller Walter Wangerin, Jr., dramatizes Biblical events making Biblical men and women come alive in vivid detail and dialogue. In stirring counterpoint with the music of Ken Medema, he creates the high drama, low comedy, gentle humor, and awesome holiness of the Biblical narrative.
VCB-508 THE MOVING WORD-
(A); 20 min.; No guide;
This video features Bible interpretation using movement, showing it as a way to enhance meetings and worship experiences.
VCB-509 EXCAVATING THE BIBLE Series- (Y/A); 3 videos, 3-5 sessions, 55 min. ea.; Vision Video, 1999.
This series gives an exciting look at biblical archeological discoveries. The videos show the sometimes controversial work of scholars, archeologists, and religious leaders as they work to interpret the findings.
.1 THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS- Video One shows attempts to solve the mystery of what has been hailed as the most important discovery of the 20th century. Archeologists and theologians seek to find out who hid the scrolls, why they were hidden and their value for Scripture study today.
.2 MARINE ARCHEOLOGY: TEL
AND SEARCHING FOR BIBLICAL PROOFS-
Video Two has two parts. Part one, Marine Archeology,
to underwater archeological sites off the shores of
.3 THE ANCIENT TUNNELS OF
JERUSALEM AND THE MYSTERIOUS MOSAIC OF GALILEE- In
Tunnels of Jerusalem the viewer
Jerusalem to subterranean tunnels, some of which are yet
the footsteps of David, Solomon, Zedekiah, and Hezekiah as
history is explored
beneath the surface of contemporary
VCB-510 THE NATURE OF THE
The video series shows the
.2 THE CROWDED DESERT- About
.3 ALONG THE
VCB-511 THE BIBLE UNDER FIRE- (A); 49 min.; EcuFilm, 1999.
A very fascinating presentation of the history of revisions of the Bible. The video shows the problems and personal attacks endured by Biblical translators. There is special emphasis on the translation called The Revised Standard Version. Some later versions are also discussed.
VCB-512 BAD GIRLS OF THE BIBLE- (SH/A); 60 min.;. Guide; CBD, 2001.
Author and speaker Liz Curtis
brings tens of the Bible's most infamous
women to life. Learn about Jezebel,
VCB-513 REALLY BAD GIRLS OF THE BIBLE- (SH/A); 60 min.; Guide; CBD, 2001.
Liz Curtis Higgs talks about eight more of the Bible's "bad belles." Hear about Athaliah, Herodias, Tamar, Jael, Bathsheba, the witch of Endor, the ashamed adulteress, and the desperate bleeding woman.
VCB-514 THE TABERNACLE- (JH/A); 28 min. No guide; Antioch Interactive; 2000.
The video presents an intriguing computer-generated, three-dimensional walk-through of the ancient tabernacle. The viewer will marvel at the stark contrast between the bronze-covered altar, with its implications of death, and the exquisite golden Lampstand, showing the way to life and forgiveness. The Table of Shewbread, the Altar of Incense, and the Ark of the Covenant are also shown.
VCB-515 JOURNEY THROUGH THE BIBLE LANDS- (Y/A); 45 min. No guide; Open Travel International, Inc., 1988.
See the Biblical sites from the
VCB-516 PRACTICAL WAYS TO INCREASE BIBLICAL LITERACY with Dr. Bruce Metzger- (A); 25 min.; Guide by Donald Griggs; Princeton Theological Seminary, 1992.
Dr. Bruce Metzger offers useful
suggestions for ways pastors, Christian
educators, couples, families, and individuals can grow in
of the Bible, while facilitating growth in others. It
includes a guide,
"Ways to Increase Biblical Literacy in the Congregation"
Griggs, noted Christian educator.
BY LAND THROUGH THE FIVE BOOKS OF MOSES with Bruce Feiler -
(A); DVD; 168
min. No guide; accompanying book-ABB-5; WGBH, Boston
Video, 2005, Gift.
6-10 min. sessions per DVD; Picture book guides; Thomas
6-10 min. sessions per DVD; Picture book guides; Thomas