Watch: Cornelius and his family speak in tongues, and more, in two new clips from A.D. The Bible Continues


Four months ago, I wondered if A.D. The Bible Continues would show Cornelius and his family speaking in tongues before Peter baptizes them. I could think of several other films that had depicted the conversion of Cornelius, but none that had really depicted this particular miracle. And, well, now we have our answer: it does!

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Watch: Philip meets the Ethiopian eunuch, and more, in three new clips from A.D. The Bible Continues


A.D. The Bible Continues technically slipped to a new low in the ratings last night, but the slippage was so slight that the show basically held even with the previous week.

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Watch: The tenth episode of digital talk show Beyond A.D.


In this week’s Beyond A.D., host Jason Kennedy discusses last week’s episode of A.D. The Bible Continues with pastor Samuel Rodriguez, Fr Edward Benioff and entertainer Pat Boone (who has Bible-movie experience himself, having played the angel at the tomb in The Greatest Story Ever Told). The show also features a new clip from tonight’s episode of A.D. and a musical performance by Paul Baloche.

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A.D. The Bible Continues — season one, episode ten


Season 1, Episode 10 — ‘Brothers in Arms’
Acts 9:28-31

Editing Acts, redux. The tenth episode of A.D. The Bible Continues is based on just a few verses from Acts 9, but it also borrows elements from other passages in Acts.

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Interview: Chipo Chung on speaking in tongues, finding laughter on a serious set, being a woman in a man’s world, and playing Mary Magdalene in A.D. The Bible Continues


One of the many noteworthy things about A.D. The Bible Continues is the way it emphasizes the connections within the New Testament by drawing several characters from the gospels into the events of the book of Acts. Another is the way it focuses on the role played by the women of that era.

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Watch: Philip is the original vanishing hitchhiker, and more, in three new clips from A.D. The Bible Continues


If it’s Wednesday, it must be time for more clips from A.D. The Bible Continues — and the latest batch includes a rare depiction of one of the more unusual bits from the book of Acts. Check it out, along with the other clips, below the jump.

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