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The Story of Salvation
- The great adventure
Jeff Cavins

A fascinating study that takes you on a journey through the entire bible. You will go into each period of salvation history and discover the amazing story woven throughout all of scripture. 
Using a unique colour-coded Bible Timeline system, you will learn the major people, places, and events of the bible and see how they all come together to reveal the remarkable story of our faith.
A good way to get your parish involved in bible study!
12 DVD set + Study book: R2774.00


Vittoria Belvedare; Martin Crewes
A Giorgio Capitani Film

Famous as the patron of hopeless situations, St Rita of Cascia is immortalized in this wonderful, deeply moving film set in 14th century Italy.
Duration: approx 200 mins DVD R195.00

Agent of grace

What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German Lutheran clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. More than just a biographical portrait, the dvd sheds light on the little-known efforts of the German resistance. Bonhoeffer could have kept his peace and saved his life on several occasions but instead paid the ultimate price for his beliefs.
Duration: approx 90 mins DVD R190.00

Starring Richard Harris

The visions of the Apostle John to the seven churches of Revelation
DVD R295.00

The story of Mary the mother of Jesus

There is one person in the gospel that had the experience of living thirty years with Jesus - from birth through his resurrection: Mary, his Mother. Ten years after the resurrection, Mary eagerly awaits the return of the apostle, Peter after years of traveling, ministering, and narrowly escaping death. After receiving encouragement that only a mother can provide, Peter rediscovers the truth: he is not leading, he is following and walking in the light of God.
Duration: approx 83 mins DVD R260.00

An introduction to icons and prayer

This documentary is dived into five parts, with each part treating a type of the icon tradition and what each type signifies: Icons of Christ, The Mother of God, Saints and prophets, The Iconostasis, Liturgical solemnities
Duration: approx 50 mins R180.00

A marvelous animated cartoon on the Commandments, with 10 short stories. The protagonists are children living within the most common situations of daily life - in their home, in school, with their friends and in games. Suitable for 5 - 8 year olds
DVD + Guide booklet for parents and catechists R185.00

The Complete Set
Robert Barron

Journey with acclaimed author, speaker and theologian, Fr Robert Barron to more than 50 locations throughout 15 countries. Be illuminated by the spiritual and artistic treasures of this global culture that claims more than one billion of the earth's people. Discover the full meaning of the Catholic faith.
DVD set: Ten episodes, Ten hours R1765.00

NB: Prices on other Resources by Robert Barron available on Request.