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Saint Paul was a lifelong Jew
took the men, and the next day, purifying himself along with them,
went into the Temple
"...Get up and have a mikvah
(immerse yourself, gr."baptidzo")
, and have your sins washed away, as you call on His name."
And it came about when I returned to Jerusalem and was
praying in the Temple
Now after some years, I came to Jerusalem to bring gifts to the poor of my people, and to offer sacrifices.
I was ceremonially clean when they found me
in the Temple
doing this. There was no crowd with me, nor was I involved in any disturbance.
"St. Paul" lived as a Jew