The Best Christian Television Streaming Shows

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Vote up the best Christian television that can be streamed on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon

When you are looking for the best Christian and faith-based shows you can stream, the options can seem limited. Although Christian streaming services like Pure Flix obviously offer many Christian TV choices, even mainstream streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video allow for a wider selection of shows than what you can find on network and cable channels. This list of the best Christian shows on Netflix and other mainstream streaming services shares Bible documentaries, Christian dramas and faith-based children's shows available on popular streaming networks.

Many Bible-based and Christian shows available on streaming are documentary miniseries looking at the historical events of the Bible. Streaming Christian documentaries look at both archaeological evidence as in The Bible's Buried Secrets or following the lives of the people documented in the Bible like in Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery. As educational and enjoyable as faith-based documentaries can be, watching shows with Christian themes can be a nice change from both Bible-centric works and non-Christan shows on mainstream networks. The VeggieTales series and family dramas like 7th Heaven offer an enjoyable way to reinforce your faith while watching TV.

Documentaries, children's series, and dramas, of all the different Christian shows available on streaming services, which is the best? Vote up the best Christian or faith-based shows to watch on Netflix, Amazon Video, or Hulu and add any television series with Christian values or focused on faith and the Bible, that we forgot.

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  • The Bible
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    142 VOTES

    The Bible stands out as a critically acclaimed and widely popular Christian miniseries, which brilliantly depicts the essence of scriptural teachings on screen. Co-created by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, its powerful storytelling is enhanced by an ensemble cast, including the talented Diogo Morgado as Jesus Christ. Spanning across the Old and New Testaments, this gripping show has made a significant impact in shaping the faith and spiritual understanding of viewers across the globe.

    New insights characterize the iconic people of the Old and New Testaments.
    • Actors: Roma Downey, Diogo Morgado, Sean Teale, David Rintoul, Amber Rose Revah
    • Premiered: March 3, 2013
    • Genres: Drama,War & Politics
    142 votes

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  • Tetelestai
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    50 VOTES

    Tetelestai, a compelling Christian series, centers around the last week of Jesus Christ's earthly life, as seen through the eyes of those who loved and followed him. The unique perspective of intertwining narrative provides an intimate glimpse into the emotional journey of each character. Tetelestai has not only garnered a vast following but has also left a lasting impact on believers and skeptics alike, by offering a heartfelt and humanizing portrayal of the events leading to the crucifixion and resurrection.

    Tetelestai (Light in Action, 2018) is a Brazilian and American religious documentary series created by Arlen Isaak. It is a cinematic series that investigates key biblical narratives from Creation to Christ. Biblical scenes and dynamic teaching lead through key truths about a God who loves humanity and is willing to pay the price for their rescue.
    • Actors: Joel Andrew Craig, Filemon Fernandes Fermon, Janneylson Marques Cavalcanti
    • Premiered: 2018
    • Genres: Documentary
    50 votes
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    68 VOTES

    Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery.

    Intricately combining historical exploration with spiritual reflection, Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery. is a popular documentary series that follows experts as they delve into the mysteries surrounding Jesus's life and his followers. Engaging the hearts and minds of viewers, it raises thought-provoking questions pertaining to the veracity of biblical relics and uncovers evidence, challenging age-old perceptions. Resultantly, this insightful series has made a tremendous impact, stimulating discussions and fostering a thirst for knowledge about the Christian faith.

    Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery. (2015) is a documentary television series. The world's foremost scholars, historians and scientists examine six ancient relics thought to be connected to Jesus of Nazareth.
    • Actors: Adam Bond, Mark Goodacre, Candida R. Moss, Corey Johnson
    • Premiered: 2015
    • Genres: Documentary
    68 votes

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  • VeggieTales in the City provides a delightful and refreshing approach to children's Christian television. With its endearing anthropomorphic vegetables and fruits taking center stage, it tackles issues relevant to kids in an entertaining and informative manner. Truly, this animated series has won the admiration of children and parents, creatively weaving positive moral values and biblical principles into its charming and whimsical plots.

    VeggieTales in the City (Netflix, 2017) is an American Christian children's animated television series directed by Tim Hodge, Bill Breneisen, and Emily Jourdan. Larry, Bob and all their Veggie friends share their city adventures.
    • Actors: Phil Vischer, Mike Nawrocki, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille
    • Premiered: February 24, 2017
    • Genres: Animation, Family
    91 votes
  • 7th Heaven
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    56 VOTES

    With its heartwarming stories revolving around the Camden family, 7th Heaven captures the essence of Christian family life. This long-running family drama successfully brings to light the challenges, victories, and lessons on love, faith, and family values. The memorable performances by Stephen Collins as the minister father, Catherine Hicks as his loving wife, and the diverse supporting cast have made a lasting impression on audiences, defining this show as a staple of Christian television.

    The Rev. Eric and Annie Camden raise seven children.
    • Actors: Stephen Collins, Catherine Hicks, David Gallagher, Beverley Mitchell, Mackenzie Rosman
    • Premiered: August 26, 1996
    • Genres: Drama
    56 votes

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  • Highway to Heaven
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    Highway to Heaven, a classic Christian show, follows the heartening adventures of an angel, Michael Landon, and his human companion, Victor French, as they guide and inspire those in need of divine intervention. The captivating chemistry between the leads, coupled with an array of touching storylines, brings humanity and faith to life. Highway to Heaven remains a cherished and enduring favorite amongst viewers of all ages.

    A probationary angel wanders Earth helping people.
    • Actors: Michael Landon, Victor French
    • Premiered: September 19, 1984
    • Genres: Drama,Fantasy
    60 votes

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