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Barnabas and Saul at Antioch

Now those who were scattered after the persecution that arose over Stephen traveled as far as Phoenicia, Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to no one but the Jews only.

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Saul at Jerusalem

And when Saul had come to Jerusalem, he tried to join the disciples; but they were all afraid of him, and did not believe that he was a disciple.

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Thinking of Turkey

Tonight I am thinking of Turkey. No, I am not getting ready for Thanksgiving. I am thinking about the country.

Specifically about Tarsus, Antioch of Pisidia and Antioch on the Orontes. 341 more words


road trip in Turkey part 8: Tarsus

A couple of years ago we went on a road trip in Turkey at this time of year but I never got round to posting about it. 604 more words


I Was Blind . . .

Saul was a Jew, originally from the Turkish town of Tarsus, and several years younger than Jesus (251).  He was raised as a devout Pharisee — a scholarly & rule-bound Jewish denomination. 233 more words

Cappadocia continued

After Ian’s birthday we spent three more days trekking in Cappadocia, and saw more fantastic scenery.

Friday 20 May

We left Ortahisar, and walked on to Çavuşin – our luggage going ahead by road as usual.  1,168 more words

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