THE CASE FOR CHRIST (2017) Movie Review
In 1980, Lee Strobel’s award-winning investigative reporting earned him a promotion to legal editor at the Chicago Tribune. Things at home weren’t going nearly as well. His wife Leslie’s newfound faith in Christ compels Lee to utilize his journalistic and legal training to disprove the claims of Christianity—pitting his resolute atheism against her growing faith.
Based on Strobel’s bestselling book of the same name, "The Case for Christ" is a dramatic and heartfelt telling of their compelling journey. Coming to theaters in 2017, this moving story is for everyone who has ever pondered the existence of God… and what role He could play in their lives.
Release date: April 7, 2017
Studio: Pure Flix
Director: Jon Gunn
MPAA Rating: N/A
Screenwriter: Brian Bird
Starring: Mike Vogel, Erika Christensen, Robert Forster, Faye Dunaway
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Catholics Discuss The Case For Christ (2017)
The Documentary (2014)
The documentary The Case for Christ follows reporter Lee Strobel as interviewing a number of religious and historical scholars to find out if there is any evidence of the resurrection, and to discover the historical veracity of the New Testament. In discussing the case of Christ, Strobel questioned by experts and recognized authorities in their fields of study. Conducted its review, without prejudice, other than his predisposition to atheism.
Remarkably, after compiling and critically examining the evidence for himself, Strobel became a Christian. Stunned by his findings, which organized the evidence in a book entitled The Case for Christ, who has won the Gold Medal Book Award for excellence. Strobel asks one thing of each reader – remain impartial in the review of the evidence.
Ultimately, the trial judge for yourself, acting as the lone juror in the case of Christ. Does anyone ever collected the evidence for the case of Christ? As a matter of fact, Lee Strobel, an atheist at the time he undertook this task, decided that he would prove that Jesus Christ is a fraud by the weight of the evidence.