Cover image for Women of the Bible.
Title:
Women of the Bible.
Author:
Lions Gate Films, film distributor.
Publication Information:
[United States] : A&E / Lionsgate, [2014]

©2014
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (315 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
The women of the Bible represent a diverse and intriguing group; powerful, independent, romantic, and brave. Mary of Nazareth endured nearly lifelong ridicule and scorn while standing by her son. Queen Esther courageously saved the Jews from certain death, while the beautiful Sheba dazzled Solomon, legendary King of Israel, and inspired some of the Bible's most erotic love poetry. The story of Delilah reveals how her name became synonymous with treachery and deceit.
General Note:
Originally broadcast in 1987.
Language:
English
Contents:
Mary of Nazareth: a mother's life -- Mysteries of the Bible: Queen Esther - far away and long ago -- Mysteries of the Bible: scarlet women of the Bible -- Mary Magdalene: the hidden Apostle -- Adam & Eve: lost innocence -- Solomon & Sheba: an epic love story -- Samson and Delilah: love and betrayal.
Reading Level:
Rating: TV-PG.
Added Corporate Author:
Added Uniform Title:
Mysteries of the Bible (Television program)
UPC:
031398207207
Format :
DVD

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The women of the Bible represent a diverse and intriguing group; powerful, independent, romantic, and brave. Mary of Nazareth endured nearly lifelong ridicule and scorn while standing by her son. Queen Esther courageously saved the Jews from certain death, while the beautiful Sheba dazzled Solomon, legendary King of Israel, and inspired some of the Bible's most erotic love poetry. The story of Delilah reveals how her name became synonymous with treachery and deceit.


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