Comedy to Release South Park ‘Passion’ on DVD


Comedy Central wants to show your DVD player a little religion.

The network said Monday that it will release a DVD containing three South Park episodes -- highlighted by “The Passion of the Jew,” the animated show’s take on The Passion of the Christ -- Aug. 31.

The DVD will be available in retail stores nationwide and online (

Joining The Passion of the Jew, which originally aired March 31, will be “Christian Rock Hard,” which originally aired Oct. 29, and “Red Hot Catholic Love,” which debuted July 3, 2002.