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  1. road to Damascusnoun

    a sudden turning point in a person's life (similar to the sudden conversion of the Apostle Paul on the road from Jerusalem to Damascus of arrest Christians)


  1. road to Damascusnoun

    An important point in someone's life where a great change, or reversal, of ideas or beliefs occurs.

  2. Etymology: From the Bible New Testament book Acts of the Apostles. Ch.9 Referring to the conversion of Saul of Tarsus, later known as the Apostle Paul, to Christianity while travelling to Damascus to persecute Christians.


  1. road to damascus

    The conversion of Paul the Apostle (also the Pauline conversion, Damascene conversion, Damascus Christophany and the "road to Damascus" event) was, according to the New Testament, an event in the life of Saul/Paul the Apostle that led him to cease persecuting early Christians and to become a follower of Jesus.


  1. road to damascus

    "Road to Damascus" is a phrase that is used to describe a sudden or dramatic conversion or change of belief, especially when it refers to a change towards religion. It originates from the biblical story of Paul the Apostle who converted to Christianity after experiencing a vision of Jesus Christ on the road to Damascus.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of road to Damascus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of road to Damascus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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