- 1 How old was the Apostle Paul when he started his ministry?
- 2 What killed Apostle Paul?
- 3 How many times did Paul see Jesus?
- 4 Which of the 12 disciples died first?
- 5 How long was the Bible written after Jesus died?
- 6 Did Paul see Jesus before he died?
- 7 When did Paul convert to Christianity?
- 8 How old was Jesus when he was crucified?
- 9 How did Jesus find Peter?
How old was the Apostle Paul when he started his ministry?
Paul’s Conversion When Paul first appeared in Acts at the stoning of Stephen, he was probably about thirty years old and had already become an acknowledged leader in Judaism.
What killed Apostle Paul?
In his writings, Paul used the persecutions he endured to avow proximity and union with Jesus and as a validation of his teaching. Paul’s narrative in Galatians states that 14 years after his conversion he went again to Jerusalem.
How many times did Paul see Jesus?
The account of Jesus’s post- resurrection appearance to Paul is given in detail three times in the Book of Acts and is repeatedly alluded to by Paul himself in his letters.
Which of the 12 disciples died first?
Unfortunately politics enters into the traditions of men and so we have traditions claiming that James, the brother of John, went to Spain, when the Bible makes it clear that he was the first of the 12 to be martyred (killed) for his faith in Jesus, when he was put to the sword in the early days of the church in
How long was the Bible written after Jesus died?
A period of forty years separates the death of Jesus from the writing of the first gospel.
Did Paul see Jesus before he died?
The New Testament accounts. Paul’s conversion experience is discussed in both the Pauline epistles and in the Acts of the Apostles. According to both sources, Paul was not a follower of Jesus and did not know him before his crucifixion. Paul’s conversion occurred after Jesus’s crucifixion.
When did Paul convert to Christianity?
He was converted to faith in Jesus Christ about 33 ce, and he died, probably in Rome, circa 62–64 ce. In his childhood and youth, Paul learned how to “work with [his] own hands” (1 Corinthians 4:12).
How old was Jesus when he was crucified?
Most scholars reckon Jesus was crucified between 30 and 33AD, so 1985-8 years ago. Seeing as we can assume Jesus was about 30 when he was baptised and began his ministry, we know he was over 30 when he was crucified.
How did Jesus find Peter?
As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will make you fishers of men.” At once they left their nets and followed him.