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The Resource A history of God, produced by Axial Productions in association with FilmRoos for A & E Network ; produced and directed by Daniel Alpert, (videorecording)

A history of God, produced by Axial Productions in association with FilmRoos for A & E Network ; produced and directed by Daniel Alpert, (videorecording)

Label
A history of God
Title
A history of God
Statement of responsibility
produced by Axial Productions in association with FilmRoos for A & E Network ; produced and directed by Daniel Alpert
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This program examines the familiar images of deity as presented in the Bible and Koran and traces the evolution and interrelation of the various Christian, Jewish, and Islamic interpretations of the divine figure. Through balanced analysis of historic and holy texts and extensive use of ancient art and artifacts, we'll follow the long road to today's understanding of God and what the journey--and the destination--have to tell us about humanity and its never-ending search for meaning and comfort. From the time of Abraham to the present, this a thought-provoking look at God at the heart of the world's tree great monotheistic religions
Cataloging source
GZQ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Bram Roos ; editors, Gary Edgren, Mark Gottlieb ; music, Vaughn Johnson ; A&E executive producer, Amy Briamonte
PerformerNote
  • Narrated by Dorain Harewood with Gloria Foster as "The Voice of History"
  • Commentary by: Karen Armstrong, Martin E. Marty, Irving Greenberg, E.V. Hill, Alexander Golitzin, Maher Hathout, Elaine Pagels, Aminah Beverly McCloud
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1933-
  • 1928-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alpert, Daniel
  • Armstrong, Karen
  • Golitzin, Alexander
  • Greenberg, Irving
  • Hathout, Maher
  • Hill, E. V
  • Marty, Martin E.
  • Al-Deen, Aminah
  • Pagels, Elaine H.
  • Axial Productions
  • Filmroos Inc
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • God
  • God
  • God
  • God (Islam)
  • God (Judaism)
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • Theology, Doctrinal
Technique
live action
Label
A history of God, produced by Axial Productions in association with FilmRoos for A & E Network ; produced and directed by Daniel Alpert, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the book: A history of God : the 4000 year quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Karen Armstrong
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
47154017
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (ca. 100 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. :
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
A history of God, produced by Axial Productions in association with FilmRoos for A & E Network ; produced and directed by Daniel Alpert, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the book: A history of God : the 4000 year quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Karen Armstrong
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
47154017
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (ca. 100 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. :
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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