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Christianity / Burial Plot / Cameron Film #853109

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 26, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Jerusalem: Wilf Dinnick) The documentary by Hollywood director/producer James Cameron that claims the bodies of Jesus Christ and Mary Magdalene may have been held in caskets found in the outskirts of Jerusalem examined; scenes shown from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the city of Old Jerusalem; details given of the carvings on the ossuaries. ["The Last Tomb of Christ" producer CAMERON - says this may be the tomb of the Jesus family.] [Archaeologist Amos KOLNER†- says Jesus was a common name everyplace then.] The growing industry of movies and books about Jesus and his family noted. [Biblical scholar Father Jerome Murphy O'CONNOR†- comments.]

Gibson, Charles;
Dinnick, Wilf

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