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10 Must-Watch Jesus Movies and Shows

Jesus’ life is truly fascinating, and if you’re looking to explore Him more intensely, you’ve come to the right place. Pure Flix has a plethora of movies about Jesus available for your enjoyment. These Bible-themed documentaries, shows and movies about Jesus offer evidence for Christ’s existence, details on his life and faith-building information that will inspire you.

Stories of Jesus: Movies and Series

The Chosen: Season One and Two

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Filmmaker Dallas Jenkins has broken records and boundaries with “The Chosen,” the first-ever multi-season TV series about Jesus’ life. This series about Jesus' life is fully funded by crowdfunding, and the filmmakers hope to produce 7 seasons that depict the Bible stories about Jesus' public minitry.

This amazing series has already changed many hearts, including some of the actors, such as Yoshi Barrigas, the actor portraying the apostle Philip. All those who are involved in filming have even witnessed miracles on set as well. "The Chosen" is a series about Jesus you don't want to miss!

Stream "The Chosen" season one and season two on Pure Flix.


The Encounter

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If you’re looking for an entertaining drama that focuses on the character of Jesus, look no further than “The Encounter.” This Pure Flix Original series is about an authoritative, mysterious figure who transforms the lives of those around him. Could it be divine intervention? Could it be the Son of God? Find out by watching today!

Watch "The Encounter" on Pure Flix with a free trial.


The Bible Collection

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This collection of magnificently produced Bible films includes the epic tales of Genesis, David, Solomon, Jeremiah, and Jesus. Together, they illustrate the strength, courage and weakness of man and the faith that has sustained mankind for generations, from the Old Testament to the New Testament. These films show how the stories and prophesies of the Old Testament predict and prepare the way for Jesus' coming, His death and His resurrection.

Stream "The Bible Collection" on Pure Flix today.

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The Encounter

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Yes, you read that correctly. Not only is "The Encounter" a Pure Flix original series, but there's a epic movie as well! A spiritual encounter causes five stranded strangers to take a look at their lives in a way that will leave them changed forever. This is one of the films about Jesus that brings Him into the modern day, showing He is still very much alive and working divine intervention amongst His people.

Stream "The Encounter" movie on Pure Flix by starting a free trial right now.

40: The Temptation of Christ

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Jesus Christ, The Son of God, embarks on a 40 day self-imposed exile to prepare for His earthly mission to save humanity by dying on the cross to atone for the sins of the world. This epic movie is a story about Jesus that helps us to understand the importance of Lent, its origins and why we are also asked to make sacrifices leading up to the beautiful and miraculous holiday of Easter.

Stream  "40: The Temptation of Christ" movie on Pure Flix by starting a free trial right now.

Parables Of Jesus

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Watch Jesus' parables come to life in these seven dramatized versions of His stories, and feel the impact of His message. This is one of the Jesus movies that can offer some inspiration by looking deeper at Christ’s own words. This hour long story of Jesus follows His teachings and gives us a visual perspective into listening and learning more about the parables we so lovingly read in the Bible.

Watch “Parables Of Jesus” on Pure Flix today.


The Blood of Jesus

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This Jesus movie offers insight on how the sacrifice of Christ brings a new start to anyone who asks. From the reverend Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, this documentary about Jesus offers a faith-affirming experience. Be renewed by the story of Jesus in His journey to Gethsemane in this epic movie.

Watch “The Blood of Jesus” on Pure Flix today.

Jesus Movies: The Gospel Adaptations

The Gospel of John

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The story of Jesus' life as told by the apostle John, narrated by Christopher Plummer.

Watch "The Gospel of John" now on Pure Flix.

The Gospel of Luke

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This critically acclaimed, epic production - five years in the making - is the first-ever word-for-word account of the life of Jesus as recorded in the biblical Gospel of Luke.

Stream "The Gospel of Luke" now on Pure Flix. Not a member? Start your free 7-day trial here.

The Gospel of Mark

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The first ever word-for-word adaption of the Gospel of Mark.

"The Gospel of Mark" is now available on Pure Flix. Start your free 7-day trial now.

The Gospel of Matthew

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This critically acclaimed, epic production - five years in the making - is the first-ever word-for-word account of the life of Jesus as recorded in the biblical Gospel of Matthew.

Watch "The Gospel of Matthew" now with a free 7-day trial of Pure Flix.

Best Jesus Movies for Kids

The Passion: A Brickfilm

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The Passion: A Brickfilm accurately portrays the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection through the eyes of LEGO® characters.

Watch “The Passion: A Brickfilm" on Pure Flix today.

Jesus Wonder

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Captivating stories about the life, ministry and miracles of Jesus that will delight and inspire children of all ages.

Watch “Jesus Wonder" on Pure Flix today.

The Messiah: A Brickfilm

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The Messiah powerfully portrays the final hours of Jesus’ life through the eyes of LEGO® characters, from the moving display of His heart at the Last Supper to the redeeming hope of His resurrection.

Watch “The Messiah: A Brickfilm" on Pure Flix today.

The Lion Of Judah

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Follow the Lamb who saved the world in this wonderful story, seen through the eyes of farm animals.

Watch "The Lion of Judah" on Pure Flix today.

We hope this list of Jesus movies, documentaries and TV shows inspires you to learn more about the life and story of Christ. You can watch these shows and movies with your Pure Flix membership, but if you’re not yet a member be sure to sign up for your free trial so you can enjoy thousands of faith and family friendly titles.


Billy Hallowell

Billy Hallowell has been working in journalism and media for more than a decade. His writings have appeared in Deseret News, TheBlaze, Human Events, Mediaite and on, among other outlets. Hallowell has a B.A. in journalism and broadcasting from the College of Mount Saint Vincent in Riverdale, New York and an M.S. in social research from Hunter College in Manhattan, New York.