Religion

The word religion is derived from Latin “religionem” meaningthe respect for what is sacred and reverence for the gods. The contemporarydefinition states that it is an organized collection of beliefs, culturalsystems and word views that connect humanity with an order of existence. Theword religion is often interchangeably used with faith or belief system.

However there are those who oppose this, arguing that religiondiffers from private belief system. Most of the world`s religions offer theanswers to the origin of life and universe along with moral and ethic codes ofconduct. It is estimated that there are, currently, over 4.200 religionsworldwide.

When it comes to the classification of religion, there arefive distinctive branches: Abrahamic, Iranian, Indian, African and Indigenousand folk.

There are numerous aspects to consider concerning religionsuch as the origin and the development, different types of religion and theteachings behind them. There are also other issues religion is concerned with suchas economics, health, violence, law and science.

The documentaries and video materials complied in thiscategory are looking into the above mentioned issues.

TV3 brings us a documentary on Ireland`s cults such as “ThePalmarians”, “The House of Prayer” or the “Scientologists”. See theirstructural complexity, hierarchy and means of funding. The story also includesthe experiences of their former members and their current views of thesechurches. It also gives you a chance to look inside these churches and see whatexactly is going on.

Discover the origin and history of Christianity in Abkhaziain a documentary that combines these stories of the past and video materialsinto a fascinating tale. Witness some of the monuments, monasteries and thestories about the saints in a documentary directed by Sergei Yazvinskiy.

Ancient mythologiesaround the world are filled with tales of demons and gods from beezlebub,djinn, lamia to baal and satan. This documentary is looking into thesemythological creatures from the perspective of Christianity. Also have a chanceto see the history of witchcraft, demon possession and how people used theabove mentioned terms to their benefit in times of war.

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Crime
ISIS Sex - Slave Raping & Selling Girls
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This shocking documentary uncovers the criminal activities underpinning the ISIS movement. Hear the accounts of people who lived under the ISIS regime and the troubling things they are reporting. Many...

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The Bank of God
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Qissa-e Parsi: The Parsi Story
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Divya Cowasji, co-director of the film stated: “I am adocumentary filmmaker and photographer based out of Mumbai, Delhi and Mhow. Myco-director Shilpi and I are delighted to present our new docu...

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 By the Rivers of Babylon
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In 589 B.C. the Babylonian ruler Nebuchadnezzar assaultedand pulverized Jerusalem, the primary city of the Judean kingdom. After itsfall, the residents were taken into outcast in Babylonia. Just a...

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History
Origins of Christmas
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Christmas or Christmas Day is derived from the old English word‘Crīstesmæsse’ meaning ‘Christ's Mass’. It is an annual festival commemorating thebirth of Jesus Christ, observed most comm...

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Witnesses of Jehovah
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The movie that has stirred up so much interest in Watchtower history and controversial flip-flops in doctrine. Includes interviews and testimonies of ex-JWs and JW elders. Many JWs have watched this a...

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This is actually a video rebuttal to an anti-Mormon video called The Bible vs. The Book of Mormon. It mostly consists of evidences of The Book of Mormon.

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In this presentation, recorded at the April 2014 Book of Mormon Evidence Conference held in Orem, UT, Jake Hilton answers one of the most common questions people ask Mormon Evidenc...

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Journey of Faith - The New World, chronicles the Book of Mormon, Another Testament of Jesus Christ. Thoughtful insights from 32 top scholars continue the journey into the Book of M...

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www.eternal-productions.orgExploring the Wonders of Creation, Conscience, and the Glory of God!God's wonders surround us. And these marvels reveal much about our Creator. Th...

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