Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For though ye have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet have ye not many fathers: for in Christ Jesus I have begotten you through the gospel.
2 Timothy 4:3
for the time will come, when they will not endure sound doctrine, but get teachers of their own corrupt taste, to sooth their ears that itch for flattery:
1 Corinthians 3:6
I have planted, Apollos watered: but God gave the increase.
1 Corinthians 9:1
Am I not free? am I not an apostle? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not you become christians by my labour?
and try'd to gain upon the Jews and the Greek proselytes:
I have effectually preached the gospel of Christ: yet so as studiously to avoid preaching it where Christ was owned, lest I should build upon another man's foundation; for,
2 Corinthians 3:1
Do I begin again to commend my self? or need I, as some others, commendatory letters to you, or from you?
my dear children, how am I in pain, till Christ be formed in you?
TO Titus my own convert to the common faith: grace and peace from God the father, and the Lord Jesus Christ our saviour.
and intercede with you for my son Onesimus, whom I made a convert whilst I was in chains.
'tis he that has voluntarily renew'd us by the oracles of truth, that we might be the first converts of the new creation.
1 Peter 1:23
since your regeneration is not owing to any corruptible principles, but to the unchangeable word of the immortal God.