Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away.
While they were ministering to the Lord and fasting,
the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.”
And these they brought before the apostles; and after
praying, they laid their hands on them.
who came down and prayed for them
that they might receive the Holy Spirit.
So Ananias departed and entered the house, and after
laying his hands on him said, “ Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus, who appeared to you on the road by which you were coming, has sent me so that you may regain your sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit.”
they had appointed elders for them in every church, having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.
Then he laid his hands on him and
commissioned him, just as the Lord had spoken through Moses.
1 Timothy 4:14
Do not neglect the spiritual gift within you, which was bestowed on you through
prophetic utterance with the laying on of hands by the presbytery.
1 Timothy 5:22
Do not lay hands upon anyone too hastily and thereby share responsibility for the sins of others; keep yourself free from sin.
2 Timothy 1:6
For this reason I remind you to kindle afresh
the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands.
2 Timothy 2:2
which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.
From there they sailed to
Antioch, from which they had been commended to the grace of God for the work that they had accomplished.
But Paul chose
Silas and left, being committed by the brethren to the grace of the Lord.
How will they preach unless they are sent? Just as it is written, “
How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news of good things!”
3 John 1:6
and they have testified to your love before the church. You will do well to
send them on their way in a manner worthy of God.