Synopsis by Sally Barber
Holy Land, Holy People is a six-part series examining the birthplace of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. The soul of modern Israel is depicted through actual footage of the sights and sounds of the sacred land, as well as through commentary from spiritual leaders, teachers, and activists. In the program The Holy City, the focus is on the long-term struggle to create peace in Jerusalem. This city holds deep relevance to people of all three faiths. Jerusalem's past and present is examined through the perspectives of religious leaders and reformers. Other programs in the series include The Children of Abraham, The Desert, The Word, Covenant and Reality, and The Living Spirit.