The Conversion of Saint Paul

January 25 – The Conversion of St. Paul – Paul’s entire life can be explained in terms of one experience—his meeting with Jesus on the road to Damascus. Now he himself was “entered,” possessed, all his energy harnessed to one goal—being a slave of Christ in the ministry of reconciliation, an instrument to help...

The Conversion of Saint Paul

January 25 – The Conversion of St. Paul Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends – Paul’s entire life can be explained in terms of one experience — his meeting with Jesus on the road to Damascus. Now he himself was “entered,” possessed, all his energy harnessed to one goal—being a slave of Christ...

St. Peter and St. Paul, Apostles

St. Peter and St. Paul, Apostles – This feast day commemorates the martyrdom of the two great Apostles, assigned by tradition to the same day of June in the year 67. They had been imprisoned in the famous Mamertine Prison of Rome and both had foreseen their approaching death. Saint Peter was crucified; Saint...