The history of the Christian religion is not likely to be
studied in public secondary schools. Some of the reasons for
this is the lack of emphasis on world history in schools. In
some schools there is little emphasis on history in general.
Where history is taught it is often American history. In some
schools there is a bias against teaching about the Christian
A&E Television Networks has produced a documentary on the early
history of the Christian religion which is generally a fair
presentation. You will find both liberal and conservative
scholars commenting on historical events.
have included additional information in the curriculum materials
below. I use this as worksheet for students so blank spaces are
filled in as we watch and discuss the documentary.