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And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

And had

Bible References


Acts 11:30
which also they did, sending it off to the presbyters by the hand of Barnabas and Saul.
Acts 15:4
Then when they arrived at Jerusalem, they were cordially received by the church, and the apostles and presbyters, and they related how great things God had done by them.
Acts 20:17
So he sent to Ephesus from Miletus, and called the presbyters of the church to attend him.
1 Timothy 5:1
REBUKE not harshly an aged man, but admonish him as a father; the younger men as brethren;
James 5:14
Is any man sick among you? let him send for the presbyters of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord:
1 Peter 5:1
THE presbyters among you I exhort, who am a co-presbyter and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker of the glory which shall be revealed:
2 John 1:1
THE presbyter to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all who have known the truth:
3 John 1:1
THE presbyter to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in the truth.

And had

Acts 13:1
NOW there were at Antioch, according to the established church, prophets and teachers; such as Barnabas, and Simeon called Niger the black, and Lucius a Cyrenian, and Manaen, Herod the tetrarch's foster-brother, and Saul.

They commended

Acts 14:26
and thence sailed for Antioch, from whence they had been commended to the grace of God for the service which they had performed.
Acts 20:32
And now, brethren, I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which is able to finish the superstructure, and to give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.
Luke 23:46
And Jesus crying with a loud voice, said, Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit: and having said this, he expired.
1 Thessalonians 3:12
And the Lord cause you to abound and overflow with love one to another, and towards all men, as we also do to you:
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and our God, and Father, who hath loved us, and given us everlasting consolation, and good hope through grace,
2 Timothy 1:12
For which cause also I suffer these things; but I am not ashamed: for I know on whom I have placed my confidence, and am persuaded that he is mighty to guard my deposit unto the great day.
1 Peter 5:10
But the God of all grace, who hath called us to his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, when ye have suffered a little while, himself perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.