"Terra X: Power of the Gods - World History of Religions"

Three-part documentary series with Christopher Clark

Why do people believe? What distinguishes and what connects the major religions? How could Christianity and Islam become so strong – and how do religion and secular power relate to each other? Historian Christopher Clark embarks on a quest for clues around the globe in the three-part documentary "Terra X: Power of the Gods – World History of Religions" by Gero von Boehm, ranging from the belief rituals of the Stone Age to interreligious projects of the present day.


Episode 1: The Divine Spark – How did belief arise? Good Friday, March 29, 2024, 7:15 PM

Episode 2: One God for All? – Why belief in a single God? Easter Sunday, March 31, 2024, 7:15 PM

Episode 3: God and the Powerful – How do religions change the world? Easter Monday, April 1, 2024, 7:15 PM

ZDFmediathek: All three episodes available from March 27, 2024, for ten years in the ZDF Mediathek.