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Images of Deception: The Apostle Paul – Part 5

Images of Deception: The Apostle Paul – Part 5

Hidden History, Images of Deception
“Then they fasted that day, and put on sackcloth, and cast ashes upon their heads, and rent their clothes, and laid open the book of the law, wherein the heathen had sought to paint the likeness of their images.”- 1 Maccabees 3:47-48 If you think the cliche images of the apostle Paul are an accurate portrayal of what he really looked like... think again. While we don't have a description of many people in the Bible, Paul is one of the exceptions. According to Europeanized Christianity, the apostle Paul looked like an elderly bearded white man. Here's an image of "Paul" that was posted on Christianity Today without any regard to Biblical accuracy: According to the Bible, the following incident occurred, which gives us a very specific location to reference for