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The Story of God with Morgan Freeman 

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Morgan Freeman presents his quest in order to find how most religions perceive life after death, what different civilizations thought about the act of creation and other big questions that mankind has continuously asked.
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Season 3 Premiere


2019

Morgan meets a Vatican exorcist, goes to the Judean desert where monks battle Satan, and visits a Buddhist temple in Nepal filled with evil spirits.


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Tuesday, April 9

Morgan visits Pompeii to learn how Vesuvius was seen as divine retribution, and travels to Jerusalem to see the oldest copy of the Ten Commandments.


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Tuesday, April 2

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Morgan Freeman ...  Himself - Host / ... 15 episodes, 2016-2019
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Today, for better or worse, the power of religion touches all of our lives, no matter what our faith. This is Morgan Freeman's journey to discover how our beliefs connect us all. This is the quest of our generation. This is the Story of God.

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USA

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English

Release Date:

11 March 2016 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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16:9 HD
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There were many difficulties with filming religious locations in Israel such as the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem where at one point the crew was asked to leave. Some places they were later allowed to return. See more »

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A smart take on "FAITH OF GOD"
15 October 2016 | by himanshurai-57083See all my reviews

As not a very adherent strict-practicing Hindu, my interest was to know the fundamental evolution of the concept of God along with the evolution of humanity. The series brilliantly takes into considerations the various belief system followed by various religions on the planet. It was very interesting to see the inclusion of the beliefs of natives in various episodes. The series questions various fundamental questions an educated mind can think about. Obviously the series are not for the shut minded believers and may be offensive to them at one or other point, but for a cosmopolitan human being the series really throw light on the very existence of various Human faiths. Kudos for all associated with the series.


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