Paul ( Greek: Παύλος, Pávlos; 14 December 1901 – 6 March 1964) was King of Greece from 1 April 1947 until his death in 1964. He was succeeded by his son, Constantine II . Paul was first cousin to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and father-in-law to Juan Carlos I of Spain .
Paul, king of Greece (1947–64) who helped his country overcome communist guerrilla forces after World War II. Paul, the third son of King Constantine I of Greece, left Greece with his father following Constantine’s deposition in 1917. He refused the crown after the death of his brother, King.
Among the countries he visited to spread Christianity, Apostle Paul came also to Greece, preaching the Holy Gospel and teaching people about Jesus’ mission. His journey in Greece is a route that can touch not only the believers but also everybody who loves history.
Even though the Apostle Paul wasn’t one of the original twelve disciples, he certainly did a lot to spread Christianity in the ancient world. One of his major stops was Greece where he traveled extensively to win the people over from their current religion into the Kingdom of God.
Here's the link to this article by Bart Ehrman. September 20, 2023 What would other deep thinkers in the ancient world have thought of Paul’s teachings? Short answer: not much. Earlier this year I posted on one of my favorite Greek philosophers, Epicurus (341 – 270 BCE). Epicurus acquired a bad reputation already in antiquity, and still…
Philippi was a Roman military colony, which helps explain the military language here. Paul worked hard to use the language of the people to whom he wrote. If more Christians could read the New Testament in Greek, we might benefit from Paul’s use of a word at verse 27 that...
On most occasions, Paul offers gratitude for a church’s faithfulness. He often expresses thankfulness for a church’s generosity. In this text, he takes a moment to state how thankful he is for “the love” that the church in Colossae has shown to “all God’s people.”
[Paul spoke to the educated people of Athens and explained,] "God [made all people from one man] so that men would seek him and perhaps reach out for him and find him, though he is not far from...
Lectionary Chapel Lectionary St. Paul's Letter to the Ephesians 1:7-17 english ελληνικά Print Prokeimenon. Grave Mode Psalm 98.9,1 Exalt the Lord our God. Verse: The Lord reigns; let the people tremble. The reading is from St. Paul's Letter to the Ephesians 1:7-17