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Easter. How did this word come to embody the oldest and most important festival in Christianity? Discover the origins, traditions and roots of Easter.
The history of Easter is traced to ancient Egypt where the story finds its roots in the deliverance of the Israelites from slavery. The programme describes how Passover symbolism is intricately woven into the events of EASTER surrounding the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, the Lamb of God. See how how culture, emperors, apostles, and popes have influenced how we celebrate Easter today.
The programme features powerfully dramatised scenes from the gospels along with documentary footage shot in the Holy Land and Rome, plus insightful commentary from church scholars and historians. I Believe in Easter will give you new insights into the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the most important event in human history.