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Xavier, missionary and saint

Author: Liam NeesonJeffrey JohnsonJeremy ZippleAvery DullesFourth Week Films.All authors
Publisher: [Harrington Park, N.J.] : Janson Media, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen 16:9 versionView all editions and formats
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"This is the story of a missionary who died alone on a desolate island within sight of the land of his life's dream, unaware that he had forever changed the face and the race of Christianity ... Filmed on location in the footsteps of the Jesuit missionary ... features stunning scenery from Rome, Spain, Paris, India, China, and Japan as well as interviews with world-renowned scholars in the fields of history and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Named Person: Francis Xavier, Saint; Francis Xavier, Saint
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Liam Neeson; Jeffrey Johnson; Jeremy Zipple; Avery Dulles; Fourth Week Films.; Janson Media.
ISBN: 1568392354 9781568392356
OCLC Number: 122257807
Notes: Place of publication from publisher's Web site.
Special features: behind the scenes photo gallery; an interview with Avery Cardinal Dulles; original trailer; The making of Xavier.
Credits: Cinematography, Jeremy Zipple ; editing, Justin Ulbrich ; music, Anthony Francis Rosado.
Cast: Ron Garcia, David Deblinger (voice).
Performer(s): Narrator, Liam Neeson.
Description: 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: a Fourth Week film ; produced by Jeffrey Johnson, Jeremy Zipple ; directed by Jeremy Zipple ; written by Jeffrey Johnson.

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"This is the story of a missionary who died alone on a desolate island within sight of the land of his life's dream, unaware that he had forever changed the face and the race of Christianity ... Filmed on location in the footsteps of the Jesuit missionary ... features stunning scenery from Rome, Spain, Paris, India, China, and Japan as well as interviews with world-renowned scholars in the fields of history and theology. Through scholarship and image, Xavier commemorates the 500th anniversary of the birth of the most successful missionary since St. Paul"--Container.

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The story of Francis Xavier (1506-1552) is presented in this documentary-style film, filled with history and adventure and spirituality. Born in Spain to a noble family, Xavier became the "Apostle to the East" as a priest and missionary. He was in one of the core group of followers of Ignatius Loyola,...
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