The Passion Recut
is a slightly shorter version and less graphically intense presentation
of Mel Gibson's original The Passion of the Christ. The Passion
Recut opens in theatres March 11. For more about this version,
you have questions about who Jesus is after watching The Passion
of The Christ?
Go to our special answers page.
In an exclusive interview, 700 Club producer Scott Ross
talks with Mel Gibson about the opposition he experiened after
releasing The Passion of the Christ, why he decided to
release a less violent version, why he was surprisingly not disappointed
by this year's Oscar results, and why his faith in God is his
Los Angeles producer Jody Eldred has written a book that documents
people whose lives were changed after viewing The Passion
of the Christ.
Texas Passion Case
A Texas coroner ruled the murder of Ashley Wilson a suicide,
and the killer got off free. But something incredible happened.
After watching The Passion of the Christ, the criminal,
Dan Leach, turned himself in to the police. Read more about this
story that made national and international headlines.
Though it was snubbed at this year's
Oscars, The Passion of the Christ received accolades
from Christian audiences.
The big question remains: what can we
learn from this film, which has so impacted our present culture?
Father John Bartunek was privileged to
be on the set during the filming of Mel Gibson's The Passion
of the Christ.
"This film forces you to see yourself,"
says Jim Caviezel who played Jesus Christ. There are no passive
Part Two: Miracles
on the Set: Behind the Scenes of 'The Passion' with Jim Caviezel
of giving the Best Picture Oscar to Mel Gibson’s The
Passion of the Christ, those awards went to two movies advocating
euthanasia," writes Movieguide Magazine's Ted Baehr.
copy of this booklet, examining the sacrifice of Jesus Christ
on the cross.