Saint Paul the Apostle
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Saint Paul the Apostle


 

Also known as Saul of Tarsus
Born     ca. AD  in Tarsus in Cilicia (south-central Turkey Anatolia)
Died     ca. AD 67 in Rome
Honored in     All Christianity
Major shrine     Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls
Feast     January 25 (The Conversion of Paul)
                February 10 (Feast of Saint Paul's Shipwreck in Malta)
               June 29 (Feast of Saints Peter and Paul)
               November 18 (Feast of the dedication of the basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul)
Attributes     Sword
Patronage     Missions; Theologians; Gentile Christians

 






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