LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER SCENE RE-EDIT
To produce a series such as “Following the Messiah”, the entire Appian Media team spent months in research, technical preparation and location coordination. This level of effort is necessary if we are to achieve our goal of being Biblically and historically accurate.
In Episode 9, we visited the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, which is located in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem. We went there for two purposes: first, we wanted to climb to the top of the bell tower and show the beautiful view of the city and in particular, the view of the domes atop the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Second, we wanted to travel beneath the building to look at the excavations that are taking place.
John 19:20 tells us that “the place where Jesu