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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 to the elders through the hands of Barnabas and Saul.
Acts 15:4
And, having come to Jerusalem, they were welcomed by the assembly and apostles and elders; and they rehearsed as many things as God wrought with them.
Acts 20:17
And, having sent from Miletus to Ephesus, he called for the elders of the assembly.
1 Timothy 5:1
Rebuke not an elder, but exhort him as a father; the younger men, as brethren:
James 5:14
Is anyone among you sick? let him call for the elders of the assembly; and let them pray over him, having anointed him with oil in the name of the Lord;
1 Peter 5:1
The elders, therefore, I exhort, who am a fellow-elder, and a witness of Christ's sufferings, also a partaker of the glory about to be revealed;
2 John 1:1
The elder to an elect lady and her children whom I love in truth??nd not I only, but also all who know the truth??2 for the truth's sake which abides in us, and will be with us forever:
3 John 1:1
The elder to Gaius the beloved, whom I love in truth.

And had

Acts 13:1
Now there were in Antioch, in the assembly which was there, prophets and teachers; both Barnabas and Symeon who is called Niger, and Lucius the Cyrenean, and Manaen, the foster-brother of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.

They commended

Acts 14:26
and thence they sailed to Antioch, whence they had been committed to the grace of God for the work which they accomplished.
Acts 20:32
"And now I commend you to God, and to the word of His grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you the inheritance among all the sanctified.
Luke 23:46
And, crying with a loud voice, Jesus said, "Father, into Thy hands I commit My spirit." And, having said this, He expired.
1 Thessalonians 3:12
and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward one another, and toward all, as we also do toward you,
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ Himself, and God our Father Who loved us and gave us eternal consolation and good hope in grace.
2 Timothy 1:12
For which cause I am suffering also these things; but I am not ashamed; for I know Whom I have believed, and have become persuaded that He is able to guard my deposit unto that day.
1 Peter 5:10
And the God of all grace, Who called you into His everlasting glory in Christ, after ye have suffered a little while, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen, settle you.