Tuesday night's screening of the first two episodes of The Bible series delivered strong ratings results for Channel 9, with 1.181 million people tuning in, according to Christian Media Australia (CMA).



#TheBibleAU on Twitter also peaked at number one in Australia on the night of the screening.



ACL joins CMA in encouraging viewers to congratulate Channel 9 in supporting the remainder of The Bible series. Send Channel 9 a short note to indicate how much you appreciated and valued The Bible and let them know you'll be watching next week.



You can contact Channel 9 via:



Phone and post



Facebook



Twitter (or @Channel9 - use #TheBibleAU)



The Bible features stories from the Book of Genesis to the Book of Revelation, showcasing the stories of Moses, Noah and the ark, Joshua invading and conquering Jericho, Delilah's betrayal of Samson, and the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus, plus many more.



The series is produced by Mark Burnett, the same producer behind the successful series Survivor. Thirteen million viewers watched the premiere in the USA alone, with now over 100 million viewers from across the world.



The remainder of the series will air on Channel 9 on Tuesday nights, 9pm.



For more information about The Bible series, visit the official website here.