Tuesday, November 29, 2016

#TheJesusFilm is Now Available Through Streaming Services (A Review and #Giveaway)

The Jesus Film
The Jesus Film
  • A Movie Depiction of The Gospel of Luke
  • Originally Made in 1979 and Re-Released Most Recently in April, 2016 
  • Seen by Billions of People in over 1000 Languages  
  • The Film Has Been Re-Mastered in High-Definition
  • Makeover Includes a Complete New Musical Score in Dolby 5.1 Surround Sound.
  • Visit This Link to Connect With Streaming Versions to Rent or Buy
  • Choose Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, Microsoft, or Christian Cinema
  • Hard Copy DVDs are Also Available 
  • Visit www.jesusfilm.org For More Information
The Jesus Film

Happy 35th anniversary, to The JESUS Film!  Have you seen it?  It is the most watched film in history!  It has been viewed billions of times by billions of people.  It has been translated to over 1000 languages and shown all over the world.  

This movie which tells the story of The Gospel of Luke has now been re-mastered.  The high-definition picture and new music provide an enjoyable viewing experience using today's technology.

The dialogue for The Jesus Film is directly from Scripture.  Hoping to keep the authenticity of the Gospel the creators consulted with 450 leaders and scholars who reviewed the script for biblical and historical accuracy.  Even the clothing, pottery and other props were made with first-century methods to bring the audience an authentic 2,000-year-old Palestinian culture. 
The JESUS Film has been officially recognized by The Guinness Book of World Records as the Most Translated Film in history, and is now is available in 1,197 languages. In addition, more than 200 million individuals worldwide have indicated a decision to follow Jesus after viewing The JESUS Film. This story of the film s impact over the past 35 years will be shown through an exclusive new short feature narrated by actor Ernie Hudson and available on the re-mastered widescreen DVD.
The disc includes The JESUS Film in a total of eight languages English, Spanish, Mandarin, French, Vietnamese, German, Korean and Arabic.  
Bonus Features:  The Making of 'The JESUS Film' - A documentary that highlights the attention to historical and Biblical detail in the making of the 1979 film, JESUS.
The Impact of 'The JESUS Film - A ten minute celebration of what God has done through the film JESUS over the last 35 years.
During this season of Advent as Christians all over the world prepare to celebrate The Word made flesh it would be a worthwhile way to spend time with family and friends. The ability to stream over personal devices will make it even easier!

If you are interested, The Good News Translation (GNT) Bible published in 1976 by the American Bible Society is the text used in the English version of The Jesus Film.

As my Post title suggests, I am hosting a giveaway in which TWO readers will win a code to stream the movie via the Christian Cinema Movies on Demand website. (A $7.99 Value)

Due to problems with invalid Rafflecopter entries in the past, I am returning to comment only giveaways.  I have opened up comments on this post for this purpose using the Google Plus comment system. You may sign in to Google using the link in the upper right corner of the page.

By entering this giveaway you are representing yourself to be eligible, so here are the rules for my giveaways:  You must be 18 or older, and a resident of the United States (Simply because I do not know the laws regarding giveaways in other countries.) No purchase is necessary and offer is void where prohibited.

Some other details and fine print - I will stop accepting entries at 12:01 AM on Monday, December 19th.  Winners will be notified by email and will have 48 hours to claim their prize.  Failure to respond will result in forfeiture and a new winner will be chosen.  Your odds of winning are directly related to the number of entries received.

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