A.D. The Bible Continues - Episode Guide

Season 1

The Tomb is Open

Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Apr 5, 2015

The Tomb is Open

Peter and the disciples experience their darkest hour in the premiere of this miniseries that dramatizes the impact of Christ's death on his disciples and the era's political and religious leaders.

The Body is Gone

Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Apr 12, 2015

The Body is Gone

Jesus' tomb is empty, and Pilate and Caiaphas suspect the disciples stole the body. The disciples journey to Galilee, receiving their mission from Jesus.

The Spirit Arrives

Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Apr 19, 2015

The Spirit Arrives

Zealot revolutionaries try to assassinate Pilate during the festival of Pentecost. Empowered by the Holy Spirit, the disciples start to preach the Gospel. Caiaphas arrests Peter and John.

The Wrath

Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Apr 26, 2015

The Wrath

Pilate avenges the murder of a Roman soldier with mass crucifixions. Caiaphas fails to convict Peter and John. The church grows, attracting some with impure intentions who are punished by the Holy Spirit.

The First Martyr

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: May 3, 2015

The First Martyr

Pilate closes in on the Zealot assassin and the disciples stand trial again. Stephen speaks out against the temple and pays the ultimate price.

The Persecution

Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: May 10, 2015

The Persecution

Having failed to silence the disciples, Caiaphas is challenged for the position of High Priest. He authorizes Saul to begin a bitter campaign of persecution against Jesus' followers.

The Visit

Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: May 17, 2015

The Visit

Saul targets Peter. Meanwhile, many flee the city and spread the Word as they go, and Jerusalem spirals into chaos as an arriving emperor decides Pilate's fate.

The Road to Damascus

Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: May 24, 2015

The Road to Damascus

Saul hunts for Peter and has a life-altering vision on the road to Damascus. Also: Claudia's nightmares become a reality; Pilate's destiny turns for the worse.

Saul's Return

Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: May 31, 2015

Saul's Return

Emperor Caligula demands that his statue be placed in the Temple. Pilate and Caiaphas know such desecration will cause rebellion. Saul returns a changed man.

Brothers in Arms

Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Jun 7, 2015

Brothers in Arms

Saul preaches in Jerusalem and Caiaphas is enraged. James the Just comes to help Peter tackle Caiaphas. The Zealots and Ethiopians plot against Rome.

Rise Up

Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Jun 14, 2015

Rise Up

James confronts Caiaphas and wins concessions for the disciples. The Zealot army grows but their Ethiopian backer turns to Jesus. When Peter resurrects Tabitha many more are drawn to His message.