Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Whereunto I am ordained a preacher, and an apostle, (I speak the truth in Christ, and lie not;) a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and verity.

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Bible References

I am

1 Timothy 1:11
with the salutary doctrine of the gospel of immortality, which the blessed God committed to my trust.

A preacher

Romans 10:14
But how, say you, shall they call on him on whom they have not believed? and how shall they believe in him of whom they have not heard?
Ephesians 3:7
of this I was made a minister, according to the gracious gift God bestowed on me, by the effectual operation of his influence:
2 Timothy 1:11
For this I was establish'd the herald, the apostle, and doctor of the Gentiles. this has drawn upon me the evils I suffer.
2 Peter 2:5
since he did not spare the old world, having preserved only eight persons, including Noah, that preacher of virtue, when he brought the deluge upon the impious world:

I speak

Romans 1:9
for God is my witness, to whom I am entirely devoted, in preaching the gospel of his son, that I constantly make mention of you, in my prayers, requesting,
Romans 9:1
I call Christ, and the holy spirit to witness with my conscience, that I speak the truth without guile, when I say,
2 Corinthians 11:31
the ever-blessed God, and father of our Lord Jesus Christ, knows that I speak truth.
Galatians 1:20
what I write to you, I call God to witness is all true:

A teacher

John 7:35
upon which the Jews said among themselves, whither will he go, that we cannot find him? will he go to the dispersed Jews among the Greeks, and instruct the Greeks?
Acts 9:15
go, said the Lord to him: for he is the instrument I have chosen, to bear my name to the Gentiles, to kings, and to the children of Israel.
Acts 22:21
but the Lord said to me, "be gone, for I will send you far hence, even to the Gentiles."
Acts 26:17
by delivering you from this people, and from the Gentiles to whom I now send thee, to open their eyes,
Romans 11:13
this concerns you Gentiles. for as I am the apostle of the Gentiles, I should do honour to my character,
Romans 15:16
to be the minister of Jesus Christ to the Gentiles, officiating the gospel of God, that the Gentiles might be made an acceptable offering, being sanctified by the holy spirit.
Galatians 1:16
that I might preach him among the Gentiles, I did not thereupon apply my self to any man;
Galatians 2:9
Peter, and John, who were esteemed to be pillars, perceived the favour that was bestowed on me, they admitted me and Barnabas into fellowship, and agreed, that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jews.

In faith

Acts 14:27
when they were arrived, and had assembled the Church, they related what great things God had wrought by them, and how he had opened the door of faith to the Gentiles:
Galatians 2:16
yet knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Christ Jesus, that we might be justified by faith in him, and not by the works of the law, by which there is no justification.
Galatians 3:9
so that it is they who believe, who are blessed with Abraham, who did believe.

General references

2 Timothy 1:11
For this I was establish'd the herald, the apostle, and doctor of the Gentiles. this has drawn upon me the evils I suffer.