Actor Jim Caviezel, who portrayed Jesus in the 2004 film “The Passion of the Christ,” told Liberty University students at the college’s convocation that God has given them an “opportunity.”
“You’re going to be given a power and an opportunity. You’re here for a reason,” Caviezel said this week at Liberty’s Convocation. “Jesus said, ‘If they persecute you, know they persecuted me first.'”
Caviezel was on campus to promote his new film, “Paul, Apostle of Christ,” in which he will portray Luke.
The film opens in theaters March 23.
According to CBN News, Caviezel said God called him at 19 to be an actor.
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