The Young Messiah

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"Before he was the savior, he was a child."
  • PG-13
  • 2016
  • 1 hr 51 min
  • 5.7  (3,648)
  • 33

The Young Messiah tells the story of Jesus at the age of 7 during his family’s journey from Egypt to return to their home in Nazareth and eventually to Jerusalem. He then discovers His true identity as the Son of God and His divine destiny to be the Savior of His people. The story is told from His childhood perspective. He does things much like a regular child, like play games and listen to stories from his mother and father. However, after performing miracles, He also discovers He is a healer and can do things other children cannot. The trek across the dessert is perilous and the family is pursued by Severus, a Roman centurion dispatched by the murderous King Herod. Along the way, Jesus develops a deeper understanding of the world around Him and the family gradually comes to terms with the truth and purpose of His life.

The Young Messiah
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The Young Messiah tells the story of Jesus at the age of 7 during his family’s journey from Egypt to return to their home in Nazareth and eventually to Jerusalem. He then discovers His true identity as the Son of God and His divine destiny to be the Savior of His people. The story is told from His childhood perspective. He does things much like a regular child, like play games and listen to stories from his mother and father. However, after performing miracles, He also discovers He is a healer and can do things other children cannot.

The trek across the dessert is perilous and the family is pursued by Severus, a Roman centurion dispatched by the murderous King Herod. Along the way, Jesus develops a deeper understanding of the world around Him and the family gradually comes to terms with the truth and purpose of His life.

The Young Messiah is a 2016 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 51 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7 and a MetaScore of 33.

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  • Release Date
    2016
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 51 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.7  (3,648)
  • Metascore
    33