If there is hope for the greatest of sinners, then there is hope for every one of us.
THE CONVERSION OF THE APOSTLE PAUL
Saul of Tarsus was a Jew from the city of Tarsus in Syria. This was a Roman garrison city, and as a tent-maker Saul had a good market for his trade. Quite possibly Saul’s father had been a tent-maker too, and Saul is known to have been born