Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.
And from there sailed to Antioch, from where they had been commended to the grace of God for the work which they fulfilled.
And when they had ordained elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.
And he laid his hands upon him, and gave him a charge, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses.
Who, when they were come down, prayed for them, that they might receive the Holy Spirit:
And Ananias went his way, and entered into the house; and putting his hands on him said, Brother Saul, the Lord, even Jesus, that appeared unto you in the way as you came, has sent me, that you might receive your sight, and be filled with the Holy Spirit.
As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.
And Paul chose Silas, and departed, being commended by the brethren unto the grace of God.
And how shall they preach, except they be sent? as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things!
Neglect not the gift that is in you, which was given you through prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.
Lay hands hastily on no man, neither be partaker of other men's sins: keep yourself pure.
Therefore I remind you that you stir up the gift of God, which is in you by the laying on of my hands.
And the things that you have heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.
Who have borne witness of your love before the church: whom if you send forward on their journey in a godly manner, you shall do well:
We therefore ought to receive such, that we might be fellow helpers to the truth.