Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose up, and said unto them, Men and brethren, ye know how that a good while ago God made choice among us, that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of the gospel, and believe.
When therefore Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and dispute with them, they determined that Paul and Barnabas, and certain other of them, should go up to Jerusalem unto the apostles and elders about this question.
Do all things without murmuring and disputing:
And now send men to Joppa, and call for one Simon, whose surname is Peter:
And the Spirit bade me go with them, nothing doubting. Moreover these six brethren accompanied me, and we entered into the man's house:
And I say also unto you, That you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hades shall not prevail against it.
Men and brethren, this scripture must needs have been fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit by the mouth of David spoke before concerning Judas, who was guide to them that took Jesus.
But those things, which God before had showed by the mouth of all his prophets, that Christ should suffer, he has so fulfilled.
Who by the mouth of your servant David has said, Why did the nations rage, and the people imagine vain things?
Now therefore go, and I will be with your mouth, and teach you what you shall say.
Then the LORD put forth his hand, and touched my mouth. And the LORD said unto me, Behold, I have put my words in your mouth.
So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.