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Paulist Productions

Overview
Works: 198 works in 295 publications in 2 languages and 2,673 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Juvenile works  Church history  Fiction  Documentary television programs 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paulist Productions
Beyond the Da Vinci code ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing on Brown's book, the Bible and commentary from scholars, this documentary examines the ideas raised in the book, from whether Jesus and Mary Magdalene were married, to the existence of the Priory of Sion
The fourth wise man by Tom Fontana ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artaban, a wealthy physician, sells all his worldly possessions to buy three precious gems. He takes his reluctant slave and embarks on a search for the newly born Messiah. But Artaban's pilgrimage is delayed because he stops to aid those in need of a physician's care. At the end of his journey and without any gifts, Artaban comes face to face with the crucified Jesus. It is here that Artaban gives the most precious of all gifts
The twelve apostles by The History Channel ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They started out as average, unexceptional men of their time: fisherman, farmers, local magistrates. But their dedication to a prophetic Jewish preacher in the backwaters of the Roman Empire transformed them into revolutionaries and in the prcess, changed the world itself in ways that would reverberate across time for two thousand years
The story of the twelve apostles ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They started out as average, unexceptional men of their time: fishermen, farmers, local magistrates. But their dedication to a prophetic Jewish preacher in the backwaters of the Roman Empire transformed them into revolutionaries and, in the process, changed the world itself in ways that would reverberate across time for two thousand years
Romero by John Duigan ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbiship Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his country. This film chronicles the transformation of Romero from an apolitical, complacent priest to a committed leader of the Salvadoran people
Entertaining angels the Dorothy Day story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life of social activist Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker movement
Judas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judas Iscariot is a lowly wine seller with a fiercely rebellious streak. Resentful of the treatment of his people by the Romans, Judas wants radical action. Hearing rumors of a Messiah, Judas senses the time has come. He seeks out Jesus, who preaches love, heals the sick and rocks the boat. Welcomed into his band of disciples, Judas is at once in awe of Jesus. But tensions soon surface. While Jesus draws on spiritual powers, Judas has more physical tactics in mind. This clash of ideas and Judas' simmering jealousy conspire with events. As authorities close in, Judas is driven to commit the ultimate act of betrayal
The Apostle Paul ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of St. Paul
Yoga prayer an embodied Christian spiritual practice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As many as half of America's estimated 15 million yoga practitioners come from a Christian background. On Yoga prayer: An Embodied Christian Spiritual Practice, Catholic priest and yoga instructor Thomas Ryan shows viewers that Christians can use yoga to experience their own faith more deeply and express it holistically. Ryan seamlessly harmonizes prayers like Psalm 84, the Peace Prayer of Saint Francis, and the Beatitudes with vitalizing yoga postures to create a uniquely powerful spiritual practice
Let's go to mass ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video uses simple, captivating images and music to describe a child's experience going to a Catholic church
St. Peter the rock ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scholars examine the life of St. Peter and how he effected the state of the early Church after his death in AD 64, as well as his impact on the spread of Christianity in subsequent generations
Eastern & Russian orthodoxy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the deep cultural significance of the Orthodox Church in Russia, from its introduction in the 8th century through today. Discusses the Christianization of Russia, the establishment of Russian monasteries; reforms made by Peter the Great, the Christian heritage of Russian literature, and religious oppression in the Soviet Union
Healing and prayer power or placebo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the role that religious beliefs and practices can play in the healing process. We'll meet scientists who are conducting experiments on the subject, and doctors who go so far as to pray with their patients. Other physicians, however, see this as bordering on malpractice, while medical schools and educators are deeply conflicted on the issue
The story of Paul the Apostle the man who turned the world upside down ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"He was originally a powerful and implacable enemy of Jesus, determined to stop the spread of Christ's message. His dramatic conversion changed the course of history ... [This video] explores the life and legacy of the greatest missionary of the early church."--Container
James, brother of Jesus? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the facts and the controversy concerning an ossuary brought to the attention of the public in the fall of 2002. It is a limestone box probably dating from the 1st century A.D. with an inscription from the first century reading James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus. Describes the scientific tests to which it has been subjected and the opinions of archeologists and Biblical scholars as to its possible authenticity
Judas traitor or friend? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judas, the one who led the lamb of God to the slaughter. Or did he? Over the years some scholars have grown dissatisfied at the conventional portrayal of Judas. They have sought to shed light on Judas' character
Let's go to church ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video uses simple, captivating images and music to describe a child's experience going to church
The history of Christianity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They started out as average, unexceptional men of their time. Fishermen, farmers, local magistrates. But their dedication to a prophetic Jewish preacher in the backwaters of the Roman Empire transformed them into revolutionaries and, in the process, changed the world itself in ways that would reverberate across time for two thousand years. Now, discover the extraordinary, untold stories of the men chosen by Jesus to bring God's plan to the world. Among them: Peter, the rock upon which Christ would build His new religion; James and John, the fiery-tempered "sons of thunder;" Matthew, the tax collector later murdered by cannibals; Simon the Zealot, the anti-Roman fanatic eventually "cut to pieces" preaching in Spain; and Judas Iscariot, whose betrayal would be paid for with silver and suicide. From early messianic politics to the shock of the Crucifixion to the final acceptance of their epic mission to spread the Gospel through the known world, it's an inspiring, astonishing story of the little-known men who became the twelve apostles."--Container
The history of Christianity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"He was originally a powerful and implacable enemy of Jesus, determined to stop the spread of Christ's message. His dramatic conversion changed the course of history. From his education in Jerusalem under the Rabbi Gamaliel to his exhortations on behalf of Christianity throughout the Mediterranean. The story of Paul the apostle explores the life and legacy of the greatest missionary of the early church. Theologians reflect on the importance of his upbringing to his success in spreading the Word, and in-depth analysis of his writings--some of the earliest Christian documents extant--shed light not just on the origins of Christianity, but on the man who helped ensure its survival."--Container
The Great chastity experiment ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicki and Keith develop an intense relationship that creates sexual tensions. As a compromise they try chastity and discover the challenges of emotional intimacy
 
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Paulist Productions, Pacific Palisades, Calif.
Languages
English (44)
Spanish (2)
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