There are tons of new Christian movies to watch in 2023, as noted in our previous article on this topic. However, many of these new movies are not strictly “Christian.” But they may attract viewers of faith with their exploration of spiritual and religious themes.
The list of (more) new Christian movies for 2023 is presented in order of (current) release dates.
Jesus Revolution (February 2023)
“Jesus Revolution” tells the untold story of the Jesus Movement in the 1970s, when a generation of young people turned their lives over to Jesus and began an activist movement. This movie from Kingdom Story Company follows several different characters, each on their own spiritual journey, as they discover and spread God’s message across America.
The Pope’s Exorcist (April 7, 2023)
“The Pope’s Exorcist” is a drama about a priest who, in his attempt to become the Roman Catholic Church’s official exorcist, finds himself facing tremendous spiritual and human challenges. Starring Russell Crowe, this film follows him as he struggles with religion, science, and morality all while confronting a great evil — demonic possession. “The Pope’s Exorcist,” by Loyola Films, is inspired by the real life of the late Father Gabriele Amorth.
Big George Foreman (April 28, 2023)
This new Christian sports drama from Affirm Films follows the true story of boxing legend George Foreman. The movie focuses on Foreman’s spiritual and professional journey to becoming a two-time undisputed heavyweight champion and entrepreneur. After some missteps in his early career, Foreman is empowered by faith to overcome personal struggles and push himself and others to strive for greatness.
Are You There, God? It’s Me Margaret. (April 28, 2023)
This coming-of-age dramedy by Gracie Films is an adaptation of the classic book by Judy Blume of the same name. The movie is centered on the emerging faith of Margaret, on the cusp of adolescence. As she struggles to find her place in the world, Margaret learns that prayer provides her with hope, guidance, and courage. Prayer helps her navigate her parents’ divorce, her own personal relationships, and more. Featuring a notable cast, this movie gives viewers a perspective on growing up in a mixed-faith household.
The Book of Clarence (September 2023)
“The Book of Clarence” from Legendary Studios has been described as a kind of “biblical epic.” It seems the star-studded movie is set in ancient Jerusalem and focuses on Clarence’s attempts to “capitalize on the rise of celebrity and influence the Messiah for his own personal gain.” Along the way, he discovers true strength and meaning in a world that won’t accept him, rediscovering his faith.
The Exorcist (October 13, 2023)
Perhaps one of 2023’s most anticipated films is the new “Exorcist” movie from horror leader Blumhouse. This new supernatural horror story is set in a small town facing an evil force. But, as with the 1973 original, this 2023 franchise tale is about a father who seeks help for his possessed daughter. Among the star-studded cast is Chris MacNeil, from the original “Exorcist” movie. This first release is reportedly among a total of three new future “Exorcist” films.
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