The BEST Episodes of Jesus of Nazareth

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 29, 2020

Network: ITV

Jesus of Nazareth is a 1977 Anglo-Italian television miniseries dramatizing the birth, life, ministry, death, and resurrection of Jesus based on the accounts in the four New Testament Gospels. A reverent and beautiful retelling of the biblical tale with an all-star cast, winning Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Drama (1977-78) and for James Farentino as Best Supporting Actor in a Drama.

Part Four

#1 - Part Four

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 10, 1977

The drama concludes with powerful scenes of Christ's condemnation, His agony on the cross and the Resurrection.

star 9.00
14 votes
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Part Three

#2 - Part Three

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 10, 1977

Judas implores Zerah to let Jesus appear before the Sanhedrin in Jerusalem, where "He will be handed over to the unbelievers."

star 8.77
13 votes
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Part One

#3 - Part One

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 27, 1977

The life of Christ is chronicled in this 1977 TV-biography directed by Franco Zeffirelli, who imbues the drama with sensitivity and reverence.

star 8.76
21 votes
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Part Two

#4 - Part Two

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 27, 1977

Christ's teachings and miracles bring Him new followers and John the Baptist is imprisoned by Herod Antipas.

star 8.70
20 votes
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