As With Roses Special Edition
The road to religious freedom is one that is bathed in the
blood of Baptist persecution.
"As With Roses" is the
compelling true story of Obadiah Holmes, a Baptist preacher who lived in
1651, just as the early American colonies were being established. His
commitment to sharing the Baptist doctrine of faith was a serious threat to
the standing order of the Congregational Church and its governing authority.
When Obadiah openly denounces that authority, and the practice of infant
baptism, he is arrested and subjected to cruel punishment that goes beyond
the level of offenses. "As With Roses" is a story of religious persecution,
of Baptist perseverance in the face of immense suffering, and of God's
This two-disk set includes the original film with
digitally enhanced effects and audio on the feature disk. Disk two
contains a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "As with Roses" and interviews
of the staff and actors of how this film has impacted their lives. Also included on disk two is an overview of the life of Obadiah Holmes as well as Fact or Affliction, a quiz to test the viewer's knowledge of early American Baptist history
"In a nation dangerously unaware of its roots of liberty, As With
Roses connects us with the very first American hero: Obadiah Holmes.
You will lose if you miss this."
Pastor James R.
Arnold Baptist Church, Jefferson County, Missouri
Author of America in Crimson Red
"As With Roses should be seen in every Baptist church in America.
It gives an accurate history of the persecution suffered by the Baptist
people at the hands of cruel government and state religion. We believe
Shiloh Films will be used greatly of the Lord to preserve our heritage as a
Evangelist Boyd D. Collins
Over the Mountain Ministries
"Thanks to Shiloh Films for the moving drama As With Roses. Their
depiction of the suffering of Obadiah Holmes will allow many to learn of the
great price paid by Baptists to obtain religious liberty for all Americans.
To God be the glory!"
Pastor Jeff Faggart
Founder Baptist History Preservation Society
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