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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

Gap Adventure

Saul of Tarsus: New Publication

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Picture: Acitrezza Faraglioni Moon Rise Sicilia Italy Italia – Creative Commons by gnuckx
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Last Days

Paul v/s the Apostles in Jerusalem

According to Paul (Galatians 1:18), who is supported by Luke’s account in Acts 9, Paul was preaching Christ in Damascus and vicinity for a full three years before he ever met with any of the Apostles at Jerusalem! 887 more words


Paul: The Thirteenth Apostle?

Trying to accurately define the office of an apostle and to make an absolutely definitive statement relative to who fits into this category can be a somewhat arduous task. 3,099 more words