Saul’s Transformative Journey of Faith and Tradition

    In the bustling city of Tarsus, nestled in the region of Cilicia, a significant rite of passage unfolded for a young boy named Saul. At the tender age of 13, Saul was about to become a "son of the commandment" through the sacred ceremony of his Bar...

Saul’s Journey To Jerusalem

  Saul left Tarsus of Cilicia, possibly in his later teens, to study in Jerusalem under the renown Gamaliel. This trip, which Saul likely undertook by boat, was not merely a physical voyage but a passage towards his future as one of the most influential figures...

Crafting Faith With Ministry

The Importance Of Teaching Our Children Well In Jewish tradition, fathers taught their sons a trade to ensure they could provide for themselves and their families. This practice emphasized the importance of work and...

Gamaliel’s Influence On The Apostle Paul

Gamaliel was a highly esteemed figure in Jewish history, is described by the historian Josephus as coming from a "very illustrious" family. He was the grandson of the great rabbi Hillel the Elder, who founded the most lenient version of Pharisaism. As Hillel’s...

God’s Quill: Transforming Your Life

Every individual is a unique thread woven into the grand design of life. Our stories unfold, marked by various themes—some uplifting, others shadowed by the struggles of human experience. Experience the profound intersection of our lives and the divine narrative. We...

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