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Parents' Guide to

Joan of Arcadia

By Common Sense Media, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

God talks to a surly teen.

TV CBS Drama 2003
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What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 11+

Based on 6 parent reviews

age 12+
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age 13+

Joan learns to trust God and submit to His will - strange concept in today's world.

Joan experiences hardships doing as God asks but sees the good done in the end. She learns to trust God, submit to His will and submit her personal good for a better, higher good of another. Amazing!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (6 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This show brings up the big questions -- who is God? What is our obligation to others? How do we know God's will? And it does all this in a surprisingly unpreachy and non-partisan way. But Joan of Arcadia might offend some who have concrete ideas of who God is and how God talks to us or irritate those who don't believe in God at all. These audiences probably should not watch.

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