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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


  • Paul, the Apostle, Saint

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Statementby F. W. Farrar.
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St Paul was an influential figure in the early development of Christianity. His writings and epistles form a key section of the New Testament; St Paul helped to codify and unify the direction of the emerging religion of Christianity. In particular, St Paul emphasised the role that salvation is based on faith and not religious customs.   Sources. Of the 27 books in the New Testament, 13 are attributed to Paul, and approximately half of another, Acts of the Apostles, deals with Paul’s life and , about half of the New Testament stems from Paul and the people whom he influenced. Only 7 of the 13 letters, however, can be accepted as being entirely authentic (dictated by Paul himself).   During St. Paul’s life, the Apostle practiced the skill of tent-making (cf. Acts ), a trade he utilized in his missionary efforts as a means of financial support (cf. 1 Cor. ). This short little book is packed with information about the life of St. Paul. Much of it is derived from the book of Acts and Paul's epistles in the New Testament; some of it is from tradition. Acts ends with Paul imprisoned in Rome, but this book speculates that he was 4/5.

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