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Tarsus — A Very Unusual Roman Building

Very few tour groups have a chance to visit Tarsus and if they do, they typically visit only the excavations in the center of town ( 358 more words

Places In Turkey

Tarsus — Birth Place of Saul/Paul

Tarsus was the birthplace of Paul the apostle(Acts 22:3). It is located at the northeastern corner of the Mediterranean Sea, about 9.5 mi. inland along the Cydnus River. 233 more words

Places In Turkey

The Body Grows in Syrian Antioch

In the persecution that arose after Stephen’s murder, witnesses for Jesus traveled to places such as Phoenicia, Cyprus, and the Syrian city of Antioch (258).  But they were preaching the good news about Jesus only to people who were Jews by birth. 275 more words

I Was Blind . . .

Saul was a Jew, originally from the Turkish town of Tarsus, and several years younger than Jesus (250).  He was raised as a devout Pharisee — a scholarly & rule-bound Jewish denomination. 234 more words

Illuminati and other conspiracy theories as presented in the movie "The Conspiracy"

Written by Guy Meyers

This post contains spoilers for the movie “The Conspiracy”

“The Conspiracy” is a 2012 Canadian conspiracy thriller written and directed by Christopher MacBride (trailer: … 780 more words


July 26 2015

A new massage bench and learning a new technique, people of Stockholm… bring it!!



The apostle Paul was born in the city of Tarsus in the Roman province of Cilicia (in southern Turkey) and was named Saul. His father had Roman citizenship, so although he was a jew, Saul was born a Roman citizen. 208 more words