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Shock and Faith: Saul and Ananias

Who was more shocked, Saul or Ananias after that fateful trip to Damascus? Both of them displayed shock, faith and courage in following what God had just dumped into their lives. For his part, Saul/Paul of Tarsus was on a zealous mission to defend the God whom he believed members of The Way–Christians–were blaspheming. He had received […]

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Who was the Apostle Paul?

St. Paul

Just who was the Apostle Paul of the New Testament? I’m leading a Bible study this spring on Paul’s character and after examining the New Testament itself, I’ve been poking around the Internet. I’ve been surprised. His Jewish name was Saul, which means “prayed for,” which translates to Paul in Latin. Since S/Paul was a […]

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