Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when the apostles in Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent them Peter and John,
nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went away into Arabia; and again I returned to Damascus.
And opening his mouth, Peter said: "I most certainly understand now that God is not one to show partiality,
When they arrived, they gathered the church together and declared all that God had done with them, and how he had opened a door of faith to the Gentiles.
So, being sent on their way by the church, they passed through both Phoenicia and Samaria, reporting the conversion of the Gentiles, and they gave great joy to all the brethren.
I say to you that many will come from east and west, and sit down with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven.
And entering the tomb, they saw a young man sitting on the right side, dressed in a white robe; and they were alarmed.
a light for revelation to the Gentiles, and for glory to your people Israel."
Therefore, welcome one another, just as Christ also welcomed you, to the glory of God.