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The Internet is filled with information, some is critical to understand, most is not essential and the balance is very destructive. Of the critical information, that which is most often overlooked is the inspiring and sacred. Every concerned parent feels an anxiety and responsibility for the proper direction of education and leisure in the home. ZionVision is an organization dedicated to finding and organizing uplifting materials from across the Internet and then making these materials available to families in their own home using the latest technology available. This is the inspiration behind ZionTube, a collection of the best known videos from YouTube and Vimeo, organized by category and made searchable from one site.

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  • ZionTube Promo – FREE online movies!

    ZionTube Promo – FREE online movies!

    See our collection of hundreds of free uplifting films on ZionTube: ZionTube is a collection of the best known videos from YouTube and Vimeo, organized by category and made searchable from one site The Internet is filled with information, some is critical to understand, most is not essential and the balance is very destructive. Of the critical information, that which is most often overlooked is the inspiring and sacred. Every concerned parent feels an anxiety and responsibility for the proper […]

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  • Book of Mormon Evidence on America Unearthed

    Book of Mormon Evidence on America Unearthed

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  • Prophetic Parallels in the Book of Mormon

    Prophetic Parallels in the Book of Mormon

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  • Martin Luther: Heretic (1983)

    Martin Luther: Heretic (1983)

    A classic movie from the BBC about Martin Luther. Martin Luther is one of the eminent spirits which appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear to Wilford Woodruff wiki.

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  • Shin (Discover the Depths of the Hebrew Alphabet: Part 14)

    Shin (Discover the Depths of the Hebrew Alphabet: Part 14)

    Description by Passion for Truth Ministries Jim continues to “Discover the Depths of the Hebrew Alphabet”. In this message he focuses on the 21st letter “Shin”. This was filmed at Passion For Truth Ministries on May 5th, 2012. It would be an understatement to say that the depth of God’s Word is incredible. In fact, it is life changing. Every letter of every Hebrew word is not only a picture in the ancient language, but is designed by the Creator […]

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  • Building The Machine: The Common Core Documentary

    Building The Machine: The Common Core Documentary

    Description by CommonCoreMovie.com The Film Building the Machine introduces the public to the Common Core States Standards Initiative (CCSSI) and its effects on our children’s education. The documentary compiles interviews from leading educational experts, including members of the Common Core Validation Committee. Parents, officials, and the American public should be involved in this national decision regardless of their political persuasion. What is Common Core? The Common Core is the largest systemic reform of American public education in recent history. What […]

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  • Scriptures Legacy

    Scriptures Legacy

    Scriptures Legacy is a new film produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Ancient and modern prophets and disciples sacrificed much to preserve and provide the scriptures. These scriptures now help us measure correctness and truth, strengthen our faith, and light our path. What if Moroni had met his demise before he could hide up the plates of gold that he had dedicated his life to preserving? What if all William Tyndale’s Bible translations were destroyed by […]

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  • Liberty Rising White Board

    Liberty Rising White Board

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  • Gold Through the Fire (1987)

    Gold Through the Fire (1987)

    A Russian teen escapes his country due to religious persecution only to find the same in the USA. At 17 Peter Smyslov performs a daring escape out of the Soviet Union that frees him from the religious persecution that still imprisons his family. Eventually, Peter fulfills his dream of living in the United States, and begins the amusing struggle of adapting to the lifestyle of his new American host family, the McBrides. Peter learns some tough lessons about being a […]

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  • For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristeros

    For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristeros

    An inside look at the new motion picture “For Greater Glory.” This special chronicles the history of the Cristero War with interviews from leading historians, several cast members, and Catholic leaders. What price would you pay for freedom? An impassioned group of men and women each make the decision to risk it all for family, faith and the very future of their country, as the film’s adventure unfolds against the long-hidden, true story of the 1920s Cristero War ­the daring […]

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  • Cromwell

    Cromwell

    Cromwell is a British 1970 historical drama film, based on the life of Oliver Cromwell who led the Parliamentary forces during the English Civil War and, as Lord Protector, ruled Great Britain and Ireland in the 1650s.

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  • Finding Meaning In Sacred Architecture – Lecture By Val Brinkerhoff

    http://kennedyvideo.byu.edu/lec_23Sep09.flv Val Brinkerhoff lectures on sacred temple symbolism. Topics include the pentagram, temple pillars, sun moon and stars, light, a half circle, octagon, the number 50, 8 and much more!

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  • Ephraim’s Rescue

    Ephraim’s Rescue

    Watch full movie here From T.C. Christensen, director of the sensational pioneer film, 17 Miracles, comes the heroic true story of a simple man who was called to do the work of angels. Ephraim’s Rescue relates the story of Ephraim Hanks: a rescuer of the Martin Handcart company. Follow Ephraim as his adventures lead him to join the Mormon Church and to ultimately lead one of the most heroic rescues in American history. With a unique desire to help and […]

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  • Statesmen & Symbols: Prelude to the Restoration (2014)

    Statesmen & Symbols: Prelude to the Restoration (2014)

    Trailer Why are inverted pentagrams on LDS Temples? Did Benjamin Rush foresee the reconciliation of John Adams & Thomas Jefferson in vision? Two documentaries included: Part 1: Sacred Symbols Compass, Square, Octagon, Inverted Pentagram, Joseph Smith & Masonry, Early Christian Ceremonies, Ouroboros Why are some of the sacred symbols used by the Founding Fathers, also found on tapestries in China that date to the time of the flood? Why do we find the same symbols revealed to the Prophet Joseph […]

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  • Pamela’s Prayer

    Pamela’s Prayer

    Pamela’s Prayer is the story of a prayerful father, a listening daughter, and the sovereignty of God. It is faith realized…and purity lifted high. This motion picture portray the unique story of Pamela Bucklin from her birth in 1969 to her wedding day in 1991.  Her mother died the day she was born. Her father taught her a certain perspective about purity and marriage.  All of her friends were dating. Pamela was not. And it seemed unfair that her father […]

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  • Unconditional (2013)

    Unconditional (2013)

    Samantha Crawford is living a storybook life: she’s happily married, she lives on a ranch where she keeps her beloved horse, and the stories she’s told and illustrated since childhood have become published books. When her husband Billy is killed in a senseless act of violence, Sam loses her faith and her will to live. But a death-defying encounter with two children leads to a reunion with Joe, her oldest friend. Inspired by true events, UNCONDITIONAL stars Michael Ealy (Think […]

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  • Evolution Vs. God

    Evolution Vs. God

    Issues: Doctrinal Accuracy (Grace and unconditional love) – Please see our Salvation, Grace and Unconditional Love FAQs http://www.josephsmithforum.org/research/faqs/salvation-grace-unconditional-love/ If you are interested in what the LDS Church believes regarding evolution, see the Science FAQs.  http://www.josephsmithforum.org/research/faqs/science/ Hear expert testimony from leading evolutionary scientists from some of the world’s top universities: • Peter Nonacs, Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA • Craig Stanford, Professor, Biological Sciences and Anthropology, USC • PZ Myers, Associate Professor, Biology, University of Minnesota Morris • Gail E. Kennedy, […]

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  • Apathy in the Church

    Apathy in the Church

    Apathy Cycle This presentation describes a cycle of apathy and indifference toward purposeful things among some of the youth in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The purpose of this presentation is to assist the parents and leaders of youth in breaking this cycle of apathy and helping the youth become converted to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Additional material: Apathy Presentation Quotes: http://josephsmithacademy.org/sources/apathy_presentation_quotes.pdf Cycle Diagram (PPT): http://josephsmithacademy.org/sources/cycle_diagram.ppt

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  • Noah’s Ark: Thinking Outside the Box (2007)

    Noah’s Ark: Thinking Outside the Box (2007)

    Winner! 2009 Jubilee Award As we learn more about ancient shipbuilding we must ask the question, “When Noah constructed the Ark, wouldn’t he have used the technology of his day? Could he follow the Lord’s directions and actually build a ship able to withstand the cataclysmic tempest?” Following the example of Drs. Henry Morris and John Whitcomb’s ground-breaking book, The Genesis Flood, Ark researcher Tim Lovett applies new findings to the contours and interior design of the Ark, while maintaining […]

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  • Episode 4: The Miracle of Survival (Against All Odds – Israel Survives)

    Episode 4: The Miracle of Survival (Against All Odds – Israel Survives)

    Against All Odds: The Miracle of Survival (Episode 4) No examination of modern Israel can be appreciated without a look at the tragedy of the Holocaust that erased one third of the world’s Jews in one devastating season of hate at the hand of Adolf Hitler. In this powerful episode, Michael is joined by Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel, who endured Aushwitz concentration camp and became a champion for human rights around the world. The episode features archive images of the war […]

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  • The Star of Bethlehem (2009)

    The Star of Bethlehem (2009)

    For centuries, skeptics and seekers alike have pondered the star of Bethlehem. The Bible describes unusual or even impossible astronomical events at Christ’s birth. Was it a miracle or mere myth? This compelling DVD examines Scripture, ancient writings, indisputable astronomical facts and more. Learn nine specific features of the star recorded in the Gospel of Matthew, how it established a date for Jesus’ birth and death . . . and its significance for you today! Running time is approximately 65 […]

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  • Return to the Hiding Place (2013)

    Return to the Hiding Place (2013)

    When Corrie ten Boom realizes the rising Nazi empire will swallow Holland and create the holocaust of every innocent Jew in secret death-camps, she faces the deadly threat of these “Death-Skull Storm Troopers” with a surprising remedy: an army comprised of untrained teenagers. Around that same time, brilliant young physics student, Hans Poley, chooses not to join the Nazi party. To protect him, his parents force him into hiding in the home of Corrie ten Boom. While in hiding, he […]

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  • The Inheritance (1997)

    The Inheritance (1997)

    We watched the version of this movie distributed by Feature Films for Families: http://www.familytv.com/Product_Info.aspx?p=350 It later came to our attention that this was an edited version. All other distributors and sellers carry the uncut version. The edited parts included various slang phrases and mild crudeness. While we generally discourage watching “edited” movies, as the morals of the producer can never be completely removed, in this case the Feature Films for Families version helps eliminate detraction and leaves a better spirit. […]

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  • Dr. Peter A. Lillback on George Washington, Deism and the Bible

    Dr. Peter A. Lillback on George Washington, Deism and the Bible

    Disclaimer: Note: Dr. Peter Lillback refers to Thomas Jefferson as a soft deist. Thomas Jefferson was NOT a soft deist by any stretch. For more information, please watch “David Barton on Thomas Jefferson” or read the book, The Jefferson Lies. Dr. Peter A. Lillback discusses George Washington and the Bible with HBU faculty, staff, students and friends. Peter Lillback shares the case for George Washington’s faith as a follower of Christ.

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  • For Our Day: Divinely Sanctioned Governments

    For Our Day: Divinely Sanctioned Governments

    www.BookofMormonForOurDay.org/government The For Our Day documentary series explores the prophetic parallels in the Book of Mormon referencing statements from latter-day prophets of God and the Standard Works. For Our Day: Divinely Sanctioned Governments compares the Nephite and Latter-day governments of liberty. Did Mormon use the government of liberty in the Book of Mormon to foreshadow our divinely sanctioned Constitutional Republic? Is there a link between the American founding principles and ancient Israel? Is there irrefutable evidence of God’s providential hand […]

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  • Flood Geology (Answers in Genesis)

    Flood Geology (Answers in Genesis)

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  • Backyard Winter Gardening with Caleb Warnock

    Backyard Winter Gardening with Caleb Warnock

    Caleb Warnock is the author of the new book, Backyard Winter Gardening. His family is believed to be the last in the U.S. to grow an extensive winter garden, using the methods and vegetable varieties (many near extinction) that were used to feed people for hundreds of years before the invention of the modern grocery store. Caleb’s home is at 5,000 feet, and two days before this video was shot, it had been minus-16 degrees below zero. This is a […]

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  • Back to Eden Gardening Film

    Back to Eden Gardening Film

    Watch the full movie here! After years of back-breaking toil in ground ravaged by the effects of man-made growing systems, Paul Gautschi has discovered a taste of what God intended for mankind in the garden of Eden. Some of the vital issues facing agriculture today include soil preparation, fertilization, irrigation, weed control, pest control, crop rotation, and PH issues. None of these issues exist in the unaltered state of nature or in Paul’s gardens and orchards. “Back to Eden” invites […]

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  • Christian Persecution in North Korea

    Christian Persecution in North Korea

    Leader: Kim Jong-Un Population: 20 million (400,000 Christians) Main Religion: Atheism/traditional beliefs Government: Communist dictatorship World Watch List Rank: 1 Source of Persecution: Communist oppression/Dictatorial paranoia For the eleventh year running, this is the most difficult place on earth to be a Christian. One of the few remaining Communist states, it is vehemently opposed to religion of any kind. Christians are classified as hostile and face arrest, detention, torture, even public execution. There is a system of labour camps including […]

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  • Exodus Decoded

    Exodus Decoded

    Full Movie At the very heart of Judaism, Christianity and Islam lies the story of the Exodus, an epic tale of plagues, miracles and revelations. But the truth behind these events has been obscured by faith and time–until now. After six years of unprecedented research, host Simcha Jacobovici and a team of renowned archeologists, Egyptologists, geologists, and theologians shed revelatory new light on the Exodus and the era’s ruling Egyptian Dynasty. Their new theory pushes events hundreds of years earlier […]

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ZionTube

The Internet is filled with information, some is critical to understand, most is not essential and the balance is very destructive. Of the critical information, that which is most often overlooked is the inspiring and sacred. Every concerned parent feels an anxiety and responsibility for the proper direction of education and leisure in the home. The Joseph Smith Foundation is an organization dedicated to finding and organizing uplifting materials from across the Internet and then making these materials available to families in their own home using the latest technology available. This is the inspiration behind ZionTube, a collection of the best known videos from YouTube, Vimeo, GodTube, etc, organized by category and made searchable from one site.