Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when he was disposed to pass into Achaia, the brethren wrote, exhorting the disciples to receive him: who, when he was come, helped them much which had believed through grace:
But Barnabas took and brought him to the apostles, and related to them, how he had seen the Lord in the way, and that He had spoken to him; and how he had preached boldly at Damascus in the name of Jesus.
I recommend to you Phebe, our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchrea:
1 Corinthians 16:3
And when I am with you, whomsoever ye shall approve, I will send, with your letters, to carry your bounty to Jerusalem.
2 Corinthians 3:1
Do we begin again to recommend ourselves? or do we need, as some do, recommendatory epistles to you, or letters of recommendation from you?
Aristarchus my fellow-prisoner saluteth you, and Marcus nephew to Barnabas, concerning whom ye have received orders; (if he come to you, receive him;) and Jesus who is called Justus:
3 John 1:8
We ought therefore to receive such, that we may become fellow-laborers in the truth.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I have planted, Apollos watered: but God gave the increase.
2 Corinthians 1:24
not that we are lords over your faith, but are helpers of your joy: for by faith ye stand.
And as I am confident of this, I know that I shall abide and shall continue with you all, for your improvement and the joy of your faith:
But as many as received Him, to them granted He the privilege to become the children of God, even to them that believe on his name;
by whom we have received grace and apostleship to preach the obedience of faith for his name's sake, to all nations;
1 Corinthians 15:10
But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his favor to me was not in vain; but I laboured more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.
For by grace ye are saved, through faith: and this not of yourselves; it is the gift of God: not by works, that no one may boast:
For to you it is granted as a favor from Christ, not only to believe on Him, but also to suffer for his sake:
being buried with Him in baptism, wherein also ye are raised together with Him, through faith in the power of God, who raised Him from the dead.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we ought always to give thanks to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord; because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation, through sanctification of the Spirit, and belief of the truth:
But when the kindness and love of God our Saviour towards man appeared,
Be not therefore deceived, my beloved brethren: for every good gift,
1 Peter 1:2
Asia, and Bithynia, chosen according to the fore-knowledge of God, through sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience, and to the sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ,---may grace and peace be multiplied unto you.