Saul of Tarsus love

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  • n. (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle

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  • Perhaps they are indeed the product of some set of conversion-narrative conventions, or were at least influenced by earlier conversion narratives, going back to that of Saul of Tarsus “Now as he was going along and approaching Damascus, suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him,” Acts 9:3, if not earlier.

    In the Valley of the Shadow

  • When Saul of Tarsus set out on his journey to Damascus the whole of the known world lay in bondage.

    In Hoc Anno Domini

  • I feel sorry for Dawkins - I think he is due for a most appalling fall, something like Saul of Tarsus.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • NEESON: Saul of Tarsus, who never met Jesus in the flesh, never traveled or supped with him, and who wanted to kill his followers, becomes the greatest defender of the Jesus faith, known to the world by the Greek version of his name, Paul.

    CNN Transcript Dec 24, 2009

  • Unlike Saul of Tarsus on the road to Damascus, I was not converted to an understanding of civil rights by a single experience.

    The No Bull Campaign

  • It surprised me to read later that the story tells that some people wanted to kill Saul of Tarsus, but then he “Spoke daringly in the name of the Lord, and argued with the Greeks, but they endeavored to kill him” Acts 9:29.

    How to Overcome Fear

  • The life of Saul of Tarsus was an absolute disaster.

    How to Overcome Fear

  • Saul of Tarsus, later Paul the Apostle, was one of the most extraordinary men in history.

    How to Overcome Fear

  • Three days later, after Ananias prayed for the blindness of Saul of Tarsus, he was given sight and began to walk in his new life.

    How to Overcome Fear

  • It is that of Saul of Tarsus, on the occasion of his conversion.

    Love's Final Victory

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