With augustine, monica and Ambrose, the stories of two other great saints, are also portrayed. Dvd set includes the 133 min. It also chronicles the collapse of the Roman world and how Augustine laid the intellectual foundations of what became Europe. Filmed in europe, the first full-length feature movie on Augustine, it uses a historic backdrop to tell the true story of one of the Church's most beloved and well-known Saints.
Augustine of Hippo. A special 2-dvd collector's edition of the acclaimed epic film on St. Theatrical version, and the 203 minute full-length original version, with a 24 page Collector's Booklet and study guide. The 133 minute dvd includes the following language tracks: English with English and Spanish subtitles.
Its message of sin, conversion, redemption is as timely today as it was in the 5th century of Augustine. It is the story of a gifted man who pursues fame and fortune without a moral compass - and the dramatic changes that occur in his soul when challenging events lead him to see the light of truth.
Sinner - Ignatius of Loyola: Soldier - Saint
He was also a man touched by suffering from wounds of battle, wounds that prophetically taught him of the warfare surrounding the kingdom of God. It goes without saying that some of its strength is due to the gripping life-story of St. Ignatius of loyola, the founder of the jesuits, often called "The Saint of Second Chances" is an incisive and thrilling look at the life of the real man behind the legend.
O'brien, author, father elijah: An Apocalypse "Ignatius of Loyola was a soldier and an aristocrat. Widescreen this dvd contains the following languages: English with English or Spanish subtitles. This modern and very human take on the story of St. This account of his early life is both gripping and moving, not to be missed.
James V. Seeing the spirit of this giant of a man is an experience that will command honor and triumph in a world that is losing both to demonic forces. It is a stirring drama, an epic adventure, and a portrait of an intimate and profound friendship with the Lord. Joseph koterski, SJ, Fordham University. In his lifelong quest to become the heroic knight of his fantasies, having his leg shattered by a cannonball in battle; driven to near suicide by his inner demons; finding himself imprisoned, Ignatius stares death in the face again and again, accused of being an illuminati; and finally finding his life in the hands of the Inquisition.
Schall, sj, professor emeritus, georgetown university "A vibrant portrayal of an amazing story of God's grace! This film captures the drama of Ignatius Loyola's conversion and surrender to God.
Padre Pio Miracle Man
Starring italian actor sergio castellitto, and directed by Carlo Carlei, this is an outstanding feature film on the amazing life of this great saint. This dvd contains the following language options: Italian or Spanish with English subtitles. It reveals the amazing details and events in padre pio's life as a boy and throughout his 50 years as a friar, as well as the persecution he suffered at the hands of people, dramatizing the frequent attacks of the Devil on him, including those in the church.
. Dubbed in English. This movie captures the capuchin friar's intense faith and devotion, and deep spiritual concern for others, as well as his great compassion for the sick and suffering.
Faustina: The Apostle of Divine Mercy
Maria faustina, who became the "Apostle of Divine Mercy". It is to her that jesus appeared and commanded that she be his instrument for promoting devotion to his Divine Mercy, and that the Feast of Divine Mercy be established and celebrated on the Sunday after Easter. Film includes a 30 minute bonus extra of the "Making Of" the movie.
The story and film are based on her own writings from her "Diary", which has become a worldwide best-selling spiritual work. He also requested from sister faustina that an image be painted and venerated of him and his Divine Mercy, and asked that we pray especially the Chaplet of Mercy. This award-winning movie is a beautiful representation of the mystical life of St.
She was canonized by pope john Paul II in 2000 as the first saint of the new millennium. Actress dorota segda received great critical acclaim by European film critics for her stunning portrayal of Sister Faustina. It tells the story of her mystical experiences as a nun living in a convent in Poland in the early 20th century.
This dvd contains the following languages: Polish with English or Spanish subtitles.
Mary of Nazareth
See this film. Archbishop samuel Aquila, Denver, CO. Giuseppe moscati, and written by Francesco Arlanch Restless Heart, Pius XII, Pope John Paul II. The movie underscores her special role in god’s plan for our redemption, her unique relationship with Christ, and the tremendous suffering that she endured in union with his passion and death, as well as her serene joy at his Resurrection.
Donald calloway, mic "mary of Nazareth captivated me from the first scene to the last. Johnnette benkovic, love, Women of Grace "A profound story of faith, suffering and hope. The original music score by Guy Farley is enthralling and majestic. In addition to the luminous performance by jung, the film also has inspiring portrayals by Andreas Pietschmann as Jesus, Luca Marinelli as Joseph, Paz Vega as Mary Magdalene and Antonia Liskova as Herodias.
After viewing this movie, pope benedict xvi said: “ Mary of Nazareth is the woman of a full and total ‘Here I am’ to the Divine Will. Includes many special features – interview with Alissa Jung; “Backstage” film segment; Film Photos Slide Show; Interview with Fr. In her ‘yes’, even when faced with the loss of her Son, we find complete and profound beatitude.
Two-disc collector’s Edition. Shot in high definition, a strong cast, it was filmed in Europe with outstanding cinematography, and a majestic music score. Mary of nazareth is an epic motion picture on the life of Mary, mother of Christ, from her childhood through the Resurrection of Jesus.
Francis Of Assisi
Shrink-wrapped. Francis, 13th-century Monk Who Talked To Animals. Lavish Bio Of St.
Clare and Francis
Clare and St. Both found major religious orders and together they inspire many to follow their radical call to live the Gospel, and their impact has even reached across the centuries to change the world. Special features: a 16 page booklet by Tim Drake with study questions, biographies of St. John Bosco. The two leads are played by very appealing performers, Mary Petruolo and Ettore Bassi, who give genuinely inspiring and beautifully moving performances of the daughter of a patrician family and the son of a rich merchant who leave all to follow Christ.
Francis renounces his inheritance of wealth to live the Gospel and serve the poor and outcasts. Behind the scenes featurette and a special "Making of Clare and Francis" featurette with Franciscan Fr. Francis because of the historical accuracy of the story and its authentic spirit of joy and piety Francis was known for, as well as the major role played by Clare who is given equal stature with Francis.
. Francis, and resource list. Clare reads deep into his heart and decides to follow him, leaving her home and family to give herself as the bride of Christ. Clare and St. Does not include 16 pages. It is only the DVD format.
The Reluctant Saint
Shown in Black & White. Joseph of cupertino by historian and journalist Sandra Miesel. Includes the "lost ending"!this DVD contains the following language tracks: English with optional Spanish or English subtitles. Joseph of cupertino, in this heartwarming and amazing true story of the humble Franciscan friar who literally rose to sainthood.
Does not include 16 pages. It is only the DVD format. Also starring Lea Padovani and Akim Tamiroff. In the impoverished village of 17th century Cupertino, Italy, Joseph s peasant mother convinces the reluctant Abbott Ricardo Montalban to accept her son into the monastery. Made from the original archive film masterMaximilian Schell stars as "the flying friar", St.
Directed by Edward Dymtryk. Special feature include:- New DVD transfer from the original archive film master. With the support of the kindly local bishop who sees in him a great deal more than others, and by a series of miraculous incidents, the simple but pious Joseph is ordained a priest. Yet some are convinced that it is the devil, not God, who is responsible for Joseph's miraculous powers until a final miracle reveals to all his true sanctity.
A profound and humorous film for all ages. Includes a 16-page collector's Booklet with an essay by film critic Steven Greydanus and a biography of St.
The 13th Day
Based on the memoirs of the oldest seer, and many thousands of independent eye-witness accounts, Lucia Santos, The 13th Day dramatizes the true story of three young shepherds who experienced six apparitions of Our Lady between May and October 1917, which culminated in the final prophesied Miracle of the Sun on October 13th.
Filmed in high Definition with Dolby Surround Sound. Does not include 16 pages. It is only the DVD format. Abducted from their homes, thrown into prison and interrogated under the threat of death in the government's attempt to silence them, the children remained true to their story about the crucial messages from Mary of prayer, repentance and conversion for the world.
Our lady gave a secret to the children told in three parts, to prophetic warnings of future events including the advent and timing of the Second World War, the spread of communism, from a harrowing vision of hell, and the attempted assassination of the Pope. Stylistically beautiful and technically innovative, the film uses state-of-the-art digital effects to create stunning images of the visions and the final miracle that have never before been fully realized on screen.
Shot on location in portugal and in the uk, the film has a cast of hundreds to re-create the scenes of the 70, 000 strong crowds, with 3 young Portuguese actors playing the iconic roles of the Seers. Witness the greatest miracle of the 20th century, and experience the incredible, emotionally-charged and harrowing world of three young children whose choice to remain loyal to their beliefs, even in the face of death, would inspire thousands.
In a world torn apart by persecution, 3 children in Fatima, war and oppression, Portugal were chosen by God to offer an urgent message of hope to the world. Stars jane lesley, michael D'Cruze, Filipa Fernandes and Tarek Merlin.
Saint Philip Neri: I Prefer Heaven
Philip neri was widely known for his great charity, deep prayer life, and tremendous humor. One of the most popular saints of all time, St. This dvd contains the following language options: Italian with English or Spanish subtitles. Philip in this beautifully produced film that is directed by Giacomo Campiotti, director of the acclaimed films Bakhita: From Slave to Saint and St.
Actor gigi proietti gives a moving performance as St. He became the founder of the religious congregation, the Oratory, that worked with the youth and also labored to re-evangelize a decadent Rome. This captivating film highlights Neri's great love for youth, deep mystical spirituality, contagious joy, his warm sense of humor, and his amazing gift for miracles.
Also includes bonus features of the "Making Of" and "Behind the Scenes". Ignatius of loyola's new order of jesuits and be a missionary to India, Philip was instead guided by Providence to seek out the poor and abandoned youth of Rome to catechize them in the faith and help them find a better life. An epic feature film on the famous "Apostle of Rome" and great friend of youth in the 16th century.
Does not include 16 pages. It is only the DVD format. Giuseppe Moscatti. Hoping to join St.
It presents anthony as a strong and appealing person who sacrificed wealth, popularity and looks for the Kingdom of God. Sure to be a very popular film!Movie is shown in Italian with English subtitles Shrink-wrapped. Anthony. It beautifully portrays the power of his preaching, the holiness of his life, his love for the poor and oppressed, and the wonders of his miracles.
Anthony of padua, one of the most popular saints in Christian history. Made in italy with top-notch acting talent, and superb cinematography, this is an outstanding film on the inspiring life of St. Does not include 16 pages. It is only the DVD format. The first major feature length drama on the life of St.