It began as an obscure Jewish sect in a remote corner of the Roman Empire, but over the next two millennia Christianity would flourish and grow, taking over not only Rome but Europe, the New World and beyond. Follow 2,000 years of Christian philosophy and practices, and see how the faith developed, splintered and evolved, in this fascinating two-part series that features footage shot throughout Europe and the Holy Land and commentary from scholars and theologians. 6 2/3 hrs. on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; historical timeline.