The Life of Christ
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  • 1
    The Young Messiah (Movie tie-in) (Originally Published as Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt) - A Novel | Anne Rice

    The Young Messiah (Movie tie-in) (Originally Published as Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt) - A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Anne Rice
    • Narrated By Josh Heine
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (421)
    Performance
    (131)
    Story
    (136)

    Having completed the two cycles of legend to which she has devoted her career so far, Anne Rice gives us now her most ambitious and courageous book, a novel about the early years of Christ the Lord, based on the Gospels and on the most respected New Testament scholarship.

    A tad short of excellent

    I'm giving this four stars based on the incredible amount of research Rice conducted in the making of this book, and the interesting author's note at ..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 20 2005 by R. Moore (Virginia, USA)
  • 2
    Christ the Lord: The Road to Cana | Anne Rice

    Christ the Lord: The Road to Cana

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Anne Rice
    • Narrated By James Naughton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (135)
    Performance
    (80)
    Story
    (81)

    Having completed the two cycles of legend to which she has devoted her career so far, Anne Rice gives us now her most ambitious and courageous book, a novel about the early years of Christ the Lord, based on the Gospels and on the most respected New Testament scholarship.

    The book's power derives from the passion its author brings to the writing and the way in which she summons up the voice, the presence, the words of Jesus who tells the story.

    Well Done!

    Anne Rice has done a powerful job delving into the potential experiences of Jesus the Christ in those early years. She is blending excellence of rese..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 28 2009 by Michael (Pittsburgh, PA, United States)