His old name was Saul and he prosucuted Jews and christians
but when God dealt with him he had scales over his eyes then a man came sent by God touch his eyes and the scales fell off. and he was converted and his new was Paul
Asked in Christianity
How did saul of tarus affect early Christianity?
Very briefly. He wrote 12 or 13 books of the New Testament inspired by God. He went on three major journeys spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ and a voyage to Rome. He peached to kings, governors, rabbis and common people. ...
Asked in Religion & Spirituality
Who is Paul in biblical figure?
Paul was one of Jesus's disciplies. Paul was name Saul of Tarus, whom did not believe in Christ at first because he would go about according to Acts 7 starting at verse 58 after Steven had said that he saw Jesus standing on the on the right hand of GOD and then they cast him out of the city, and stoned him: and the witnesses laid down their garments at the feet of a young man named Saul. Then in chapter...
Asked in Old Testament
How was Saul and David similar and how were they different?
Saul and David were both kings (that was similarity), but they were nominated by different people. But David nominated by Saul, when Saul was nominated by Samuel. ...
Asked in Jesus Christ
What did Jesus say to Saul?
According to the New Testament book THE ACTS OF THE APOSTLES, Jesus' first words to Saul (or Paul) were "SAUL, SAUL, WHY ARE YOU PERSECUTING ME?" Saul asks who he is, and Jesus replies were, "I AM JESUS OF NAZARETH, WHOM YOU ARE PERSECUTING." ...
Asked in Birthstones
What is the birthstone for Tarus?
The birthstone for Tarus depends on which month the person is born. The sign Tarus covers both April and May from April 21st to May 20th. There are also varied lists of birthstones, depending on the origin. The traditional origin of the Tarus birthstone, is Diamonds or Sapphires for April and Emeralds or Agate for May. The modern version is diamonds for April and Emeralds for May. The Ayruvedic origin, from ancient Indians dating back to 1500 BC, is diamond for Aprin and agate...