Am I not sent? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are ye not my work in the Lord
I have planted, Apollos watered; but God increased.
And in going, it was he drawing near to Damascus: and suddenly a light from heaven flashed with lightning around him:
And Ananias departed, and came into the house; and having put hands upon him said, Brother Saul, the Lord has sent me, Jesus, he seen to thee in the way which thou earnest, so that thou mightest look up, and be filled with the Holy Spirit.
And the following night the Lord, having stood by him, said, Take courage, Paul: for as thou hast testified the things concerning me at Jerusalem, so must thou also testify at Rome.
For being free from all, I have subjected myself to all, that I might gain the more.
For which I was placed a herald, and the sent, (I speak truth in Christ, I lie not;) a teacher of the nations in faith and truth.
And he said, Who art thou, Lord? And the Lord said, I am Jesus, whom thou drivest out: hard for thee to kick against goads.
And the Lord said to him, Go: for he is a vessel of choice to me, to lift up my name before nations, and kings, and the sons of Israel:
And they serving the Lord, and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, Separate to me Barnabas and Saul to the work which I have called them.
And the multitude of the city was divided: and some truly were with the Jews, and some with the sent.
And Barnabas and Paul, the sent, having heard, having rent their garments, rushed in among the crowd, crying out,
She having followed Paul and us, cried, saying, These men are the servants of the most high God, who announce to us the way of salvation.
And Crispus, ruler of the synagogue, believed the Lord with his whole house; and many of the Corinthians hearing believed, and were baptised.
And it was to me going, and drawing near to Damascus about noon, suddenly much light from heaven flashed around me,
And he said, The God of our fathers took thee in hand, to know his will, and to see the Just, and hear the voice from his mouth.
But arise, and stand upon thy feet: for, for this was I sent to thee, to take thee in hand, a servant and witness both of what things thou sawest, and of what I shall be seen to thee;
By whom we received grace and sending forth, to the obedience of faith in all nations for his name:
(For I speak to you the nations, inasmuch as truly I am the sent of the nations, I highly value my service:
Not shaming you, write I these, but as my beloved children I admonish you.
If to others I am not sent, but surely I am to you: for the seal of my sending are ye in the Lord.
And last of all exactly as an abortive, was he also seen by me.
And working together, we also beseech, lest also ye receive the grace of God in vain.
I have been mad boasting; ye forced me: for I ought to have been recommended by you: for I was not greatly inferior to the sent, if also I am nothing.
Paul, sent, (not from men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, having raised him from the dead;)
And when God was contented, having separated me from my mother's womb, and having called me, by his grace,
But on the contrary, having seen that I have been entrusted with the good news of uncircumcision, as Peter of circumcision;
Therefore in the liberty which Christ has freed us, stand ye, and be not again held in the yoke of servitude.
Neither seeking glory of men, nor of you, nor of others, being able to be in weight, as the sent of Christ.
Paul, servant of God, and sent of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of the chosen of God, and the acknowledgment of the truth according to devotion;