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Imagine dying on a stake because it was Gods will The flames parch your toes and engulf every part of you but you dont feel it because you are numb with faith You look up to Heaven with the satisfaction that your reward is great and slowly surrender your body to the scorching heat Life leaves you like steam from boiling water and travels up to accept its reward This is precisely what happened to Joan of Arc I chose to research this movie because her faith in God was strong and I wanted to learn more about her My intentions are to summarize this movie based on fact and explain what parts are actual fact and what parts are fiction Although Joan was displayed as an inspirational and courageous heroin in the CBS movie Joan of Arc the facts and details strayed far from the truth In the beginning of the movie Joan was portrayed as a twelve year old girl attending the local church with her family During the service young Joan experienced a visit from a heavenly body In the midst of people praying she ran outside Later that day she returned to the church to pray The bishop explained that the Hundred Year War was predicted by the great prophet Merlin who supposedly said After nearly a century of war this young maiden would unite her divided people to freedom This was certainly not a Merlin prophecy According to Frohlick the prophecy was actually France ruined by a woman would be restored by a maid from the borders of Lorraine 1 The movie jumped to six years later Joan continued to hear voices and see angels from Heaven telling her to be a good pious person and attend church regularly However they started to tell her that she must depart on a mission to see the Dauphin Charles VII The voices became more frequent and insistent A group of people were
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