Religion: The Holy Scripts

The scheme is bold, perhaps foolhardy. Film the entire Bible. The movies would run for 100 hours, take 33 years to make and cost at least $256 million. However grandiose a notion, that is exactly what the entrepreneurs of the Genesis Project have set out to do. Judging from the quality of the first ten segments now being previewed by pastors and educators from coast to coast, the Genesis people are off to a good start.

The project is being funded without a sou from a synagogue or a church. A straight commercial venture,...

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