The 1952 MGM production gives a rare glimpse of Pope Pius XII’s 1950 Holy Year.
The 1947 movie stars Henry Fonda and is based on Graham Greene’s novel The Power and the Glory.
A year after making The Prisoner, Alec Guinness converted to Catholicism.
This is the kind of story that transcends time and place — and one sorely needed today.
Saint Joseph airs 5:30 p.m. ET, Monday-Friday, March 15-19 (except for Tuesday, March 16, which airs at 5 p.m. ET).
“My God, I believe, I adore, I hope, and I love you,” the angel prayed. “I ask pardon for those who do not believe, do not adore, do not hope, and do not love you.”
How can a civilization of love be fostered by iconoclasm?