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Now Saul, still breathing murderous threats against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest and asked him for letters to the synagogues in Damascus, that, if he should find any men or women who belonged to the Way, he might bring them back to Jerusalem in chains.
Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul
Who are you, Lord? I am Jesus whom you are persecuting; you harm only yourself by kicking against the goad.Liturgy of the Hours, Conversion of Paul, Apostle, Office of Readings, Antiphon 1 from Acts 26:14
Scales fell from the eyes of Saul’s heart as scales filled the eyes of his body.… Read the rest