The History Channel just picked up a new series about Jesus’ life due Spring 2019!
As you can expect from its title, Jesus: His Life, the new television series is set to depict the life of Jesus in eight episodes told from the perspectives of different biblical figures including John the Baptist, Mary Mother of Jesus, Joseph, Peter and more.
“Jesus: His Life brings together some of the world’s top scholars, historians and faith leaders from diverse ideological and theological perspectives to tell the story of Jesus in a new way,” History Channel SVP of Programming and Development, Mary Donahue, said. “Viewers will see and experience the life of Jesus as never before, through this powerful and thought-provoking portrait of a man who is one of the most influential people in human history.”
Nutopia with Jane Root, Ben Goold Eli Lehrer, Mary Donahue, Evan Lerner and Joel Osteen all serve as executive producers of the History Channel show premiering at 8 p.m. EST on March 25.
Here’s a sneak peek at the trailer: