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Then Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul, and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. So it was that for an entire year they associated with the church and taught a great many people, and it was in Antioch that the disciples were first called ‘Christians’.
In the free eBook Paul: Jewish Law and Early Christianity, learn about the cultural contexts for the theology of Paul and how Jewish traditions and law extended into early Christianity through Paul’s dual roles as a Christian missionary and a Pharisee.
A massive, unparalleled mosaic was recently uncovered in Antakya. Find out more in Antakya Hotel to Preserve the Wonders of Ancient Antioch.
Read more about ancient Antioch in the BAS Library. Read “Polyglot Antioch” by Florent Heintz as it appeared in Archaeology Odyssey.
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Isn’t it interesting that there’s an altar.
They must have been Catholic.