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Paul: Defeated Twice

St Paul was a difficult man. There are many indications that he was essentially a loner: His competitive zeal, his passionate arguments, his sharp break with more pastoral Barnabas, his focused missionary hunger all point to one who found the … Continue reading

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Was Paul a disappointment to his parents?

One of the big contributions Social Science has made to New Testament studies has been to stress the role of family in the Ancient World. Individualism as we know it is a modern creation. In the light of this, it’s … Continue reading

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