Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: Apostle of the Gentiles
  1. (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    "Apostle of the Gentiles's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity";
    - Paul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Saul, Saul of Tarsus

Type of: Apostelic Father, Apostle, missionary, missioner, saint