3 Family-Friendly Christian Movies to Watch During Holy Week

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Looking to reflect on Jesus’ life and death more intentionally in the days leading up to Easter?

From the Archeology + Jesus mini-series to a LEGO® depiction of the Passion, there’s something for everyone. Sign in or start your no-strings-attached free trial of Faithlife TV Plus to watch these Christian documentaries, movies, and more.

Archaeology and Jesus Miniseries

No place on earth has arrested the attention of adventurers and archaeologists like the Holy Land. But does what we dig up in Israel bear resemblance to the stories we read about Jesus in the Gospels? To answer this question, Archaeology + Jesus follows two paths. You’ll explore the process of archaeology with top experts digging in Israel today. And along the way, you’ll join New Testament scholar, Dr. Craig Evans, as he reveals groundbreaking finds that illuminate the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus.

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Passion: A Brickfilm

This short film is a great way to share the Easter story with kids. The film accurately portrays the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection through the eyes of LEGO® characters.

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Forty Nights

40 Nights is an in-depth character story about the most known, questioned, and mysterious figure in human history. The film begins with Jesus’ baptism and traces his temptation by the devil in the wilderness.

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