- Order Code: SAINTPAUL-CLRBOX
- Weight/Dimensions: 64 g | 5.25 x 4.25 x 1
- Metal: Bronze
Other than J esus Christ Himself, no other individual has had a more profound impact on Christianity
than the Apostle Paul. After his famous conversion on the road to Damascus, Paul became a roving
missionary of J esus Christ, preaching the Good News throughout Asia Minor. His active conversion of
Gentiles turned Christianity from an obscure J ewish cult into what is now the world’s largest religion.
This remarkable collection features coins of the two Roman governors of J udea mentioned in Acts of the
Apostles: Antonius Felix, who put Paul in prison; and Porcius Festus, who declared him insane and sent
him to Rome, where Paul was executed.
These bronze prutahs circulated in Judaea from 52-62—roughly the span of Paul’s various ministries. These w ere
the coins used throughout the province at that time, and may w ell have been used by Paul him self