Follows the book of ACTS. Shows the complete message of Christ and the transformation of Saul to Paul and how the high priest of Judea does not believe in what has taken place after the Crucifixion of Christ.
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Series cast summary:
Richard Coyle ...  Caiaphas 12 episodes, 2015
Vincent Regan ...  Pilate 12 episodes, 2015
Adam Levy ...  Peter 12 episodes, 2015
Joanne Whalley ...  Claudia 12 episodes, 2015
Chipo Chung ...  Mary Magdalene 12 episodes, 2015
Babou Ceesay ...  John 12 episodes, 2015
Chris Brazier ...  Reuben 12 episodes, 2015
Fraser Ayres ...  Simon the Zealot 12 episodes, 2015
Jodhi May ...  Leah 11 episodes, 2015
Will Thorp ...  Cornelius 11 episodes, 2015
Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson ...  Thomas 9 episodes, 2015
Ken Bones ...  Annas 9 episodes, 2015
Kenneth Collard ...  Barnabas 8 episodes, 2015
James Callis ...  Antipas 6 episodes, 2015
Lonyo Engele ...  The Angel / ... 6 episodes, 2015
Emmett J Scanlan ...  Saul 6 episodes, 2015
Kevin Doyle ...  Joseph of Arimathea 6 episodes, 2015
Pedro Lloyd Gardiner ...  Matthew 6 episodes, 2015
Charlene McKenna ...  Eva 6 episodes, 2015
Francis Magee ...  Levi 6 episodes, 2015
Claire Cooper ...  Herodias 6 episodes, 2015
Denver Isaac ...  James 6 episodes, 2015
Hamza Kadri ...  Thaddeus 6 episodes, 2015
Greta Scacchi ...  Mother Mary 5 episodes, 2015
Farzana Dua Elahe ...  Joanna 5 episodes, 2015
George Georgiou ...  Boaz 5 episodes, 2015
Joe Dixon ...  Philip 5 episodes, 2015
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A.D. picks up where the smash hit, "The Bible," left off, continuing the greatest story ever told and exploring the exciting and inspiring events that followed the Crucifixion of Christ. As most of the world knows, the Crucifixion was only the beginning of the story. The immediate aftermath of Christ's death had a massive impact on his disciples, his mother Mary, and key political and religious leaders of the era, completely altering the entire world in an instant. Watch as the disciples struggle to survive and share their beliefs, guiding us from the sorrow of Christ's ultimate sacrifice to the awe-inspiring wonder of the Resurrection and beyond. From Executive Producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett comes an uplifting spiritual journey through the later chapters of biblical history. Written by NBC

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The crucifixion was only the beginning.

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Emmett J Scanlan, who played Paul/Saul, said that after his baptism scene he sat down and burst into tears, saying he felt like a weight had been lifted off him. See more »

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Spin-off Beyond A.D. (2015) See more »

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What a great inspiration
11 February 2019 | by dbgeneralservicesSee all my reviews

My wife and I have recently started bible study with our two children (13, 14}. We try to add to the study by watching biblical stories once a week and that is when we found this gem of a series. There are scenes so inspirational that both my wife and I were brought to tears. This series has increased my children's interest in bible study because they can now put a face to the stories even if they are only actors. Won of the funnest parts was watching my daughter's emotional response as it went from hating Saul's cruelty to "YOU GO SAUL" after regaining his sight. I have to commend all the actors for such inspirational performances. I only wish the producers would get these guys together again for another round!!

I have seen reviews criticizing the series for inaccuracies. Maybe so, I personally was not there. However, I feel that anything that inspires faith in the heart of my children in today's world is a blessing! I give thanks to any network of people that are so inspired to make such an enormous effort at bringing healthier programming into my home.


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5 April 2015 (USA) See more »

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