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POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR LENT 2017


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Jan. 25: THE CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL AV summary + text.


January 25 THE CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL AV summary + text. The conversion of Saul of Tarsus, while he was on his way to Damascus to arrest more Christians (c. 33 to 36), is one of the most touching miracles of the history of the early Church: Paul ceased persecuting the Church and became a…