Church History Videos

(0) "Short Introduction  - (8:17 mins)"


(1) "What Happend To The Jerusalem Church  - Episode 1 - (23:01 mins)" Click for brief video summary

Discusses the Jerusalem Church before and after the Roman Empire attacks Jerusalem in 70 AD, how this fulfilled Jesus' warning and where they went before Jerusalem was destroyed.


(2) "Apostles and New Testament Believers  Episode 2 - (39:30 mins)" Click for brief video summary

Discusses how the Apostles and other saints mentioned in the New Testament finished their race on Earth, includes a brief teaching on Christian suffering.


(3) "Persecution and Peace during the Roman Empire  - Episode 3 - (47:52 mins)" Click for brief video summary

Discusses how the Roman Emperors persecuted the Christians beginning with emperor Nero until 313 AD when Constantine makes Christianity legal in the Roman Empire. Contains an interesting illustration of Roman interrogation and photograph of an actual document given to those who denied the Lord and sacrificed to the emperor and idols.


(4) "The New Testament: How it Came To Be  - Episode 4 - (34:06 mins)" Click for brief video summary

What the "canon" is and how the New Testament canon was formed by the churches and eventually recognized, not approved, by a church council.


(5) "Constantine and The Christian Church  - Episode 5 - (28:41 mins)" Click for brief video summary

Discusses emperor Constantine's actions toward the church, his personal life, whether he was a true believer or not and did the Church conqueror Rome or Rome conqueror the church.


(6) "The Paganization of the Church  - Episode 6 - (15:38 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

Discusses Roman Emperor Julian The Apostate, the issuing of the Edict of Thessalonica in 380 AD and its devastating effect upon the church in the Roman empire.


(7) "The Apostasy - Part 1  - Episode 7 - (30:09 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

The brief summary for this episode is as follows: Discusses the sequence of events mentioned in II Thessalonians 2, the description of the apostasy (falling away) in I Timothy 4: 1-2, provides quotes from Catholic sources on how the apostasy started..


(8) "Donation of Constantine  - Episode 8 - (14:56 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

The brief summary for this episode is as follows: Discusses early church of Rome forged documents and how they were used to accomplish certain goals, how one was exposed and by who.


(10) "The Reformation  - Episode 10 - (56:51 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

The brief summary of this video is as follows: Discusses selling of indulgences, Martin Luther and the Pope, various councils, Luther's path to enliéhtenment.


(18) "The World War II Ratlines  - Episode 18 - (36:16 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

The brief summary of this video is as follows: Discusses what is known as the Vatican Ratlines which is the term used to describe how the Roman Catholic Church facilitated the escape of Nazi and Croatia war criminals to Latin American and others countries after World War II.


(19) "Ecumenical Movement - Part I  - Episode 19 - (33:09 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

The brief summary of this video is as follows: Discusses history of ecumenical movement, Vatican Il, Evangelicals and Catholics Together joint declaration, statement on evangelism, Protestant signers, and origins.


(20) “Ecumenical Movement - Part II  - Episode 20 - (31:29 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

The brief summary of this video is as follows: Continues the discussion on Evangelicals and Catholics Together joint declaration with focus on the statement of salvation, difference in biblical justification vs Roman Catholic justification.


(21) “ Evangelicals and Catholics Together  - Episode 21 - (48:51 minutes)" Click for brief video summary

- Pastor Greg Durel, a former tenth generation Roman Catholic from New Orleans, shares in his humorist manner his experience as a Roman Catholic and how it is impossible for the true biblical evangelical to agree with the doctrine of the Roman Catholic Church. I highly recommend any of his presentations.