Conversion and call of Paul
Paul’s conversion
Dictionary of Paul and His Letters
Conversion and call of paulOne of the best known narratives in the NT is the story of Paul’s conversion and call to be the apostle to the Gentiles. Scholars have often disagreed about whether this experience of Paul is best understood as a conversion or a call to a specific mission as apostle to the
Bible Characters, Volume 5 (Stephen–Timothy)
Paul Apprehended of Christ Jesus
CVIIIPaul Apprehended of Christ JesusTHE first time we see Saul of Tarsus he is silently consenting to Stephen’s death. Why the fierce young Pharisee did not take a far more active part in the martyrdom of Stephen we do not know; we can only guess. That a young zealot of Saul’s temperament should be
Key passages
Ac 9:1–9

But Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest and asked for letters from him to the synagogues in Damascus, so that if he found any who were of the Way, both men and women, he could bring them tied …