Faith and Film: Theological Themes at the Cinema
Bryan Stone engages the cinema to open a discussion of theology and the culture of our time by pairing specific Christian doctrines found in the Apostles' Creed with popular movies and videos.
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Screening the Sacred: Religion, Myth, and Ideology in Popular American Film
Limited preview - 1995
God the Father almighty
Creator of heaven and earth
Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord
Conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary
Suffered under Pontius Pilate
Was crucified died and was buried He descended to the dead
On the third day he rose again He ascended into heaven and is seated at the right hand of the Father
Will come again to judge the living and the dead
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