PBS Presents

A History of Christianity Episode 2

Passport Special | 59m 6s Video has closed captioning.

Over one billion Christians look to Rome, more than half of all Christians on the planet. But how did a small Jewish sect from the backwoods of first-century Palestine, which preached humility and the virtue of poverty, become the established religion of Western Europe — wealthy, powerful and expecting unfailing obedience from the faithful?

Aired: 04/03/20

Expires: 03/28/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning