(Hee-hee…) Colbert Reviews History Channel’s “The Bible”

Well, okey-dokey…. A “beefy Jesus”?Stephen Colbert makes fun of the History Channel’s new miniseries, “The Bible” by Mark Burnett (Survivor) and his wife Roma Downey (Touched by an Angel).  Colbert’s humor is, as we’ve come to expect, cheeky and irreligious; but you've gotta admit, he’s a pretty funny guy. The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,Video Archive … [Read more...]

TV Worth Watching: “The Bible” Premieres March 3

Moses receives the Ten Commandments

Tonight at 8:00 p.m. EST, something new is coming to your television set:  A Lenten miniseries that is well produced and true to the Scriptures.  “The Bible,” a five-part, ten-hour miniseries produced by actress Roma Downey and her husband Mark Burnett, begins at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time on the History Channel.It was my privilege to preview about an hour of the broadcast last month; and I’d like to offer my enthusiastic endorsement of the work.  It is true to the Scriptures—none of that  anti-r … [Read more...]