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And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus, and called the elders of the church.

Bible References

The elders

Acts 20:28
Take heed therefore unto yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has placed you as bishops to feed the congregation of God, which he has purchased with his own blood.
Acts 11:30
which they likewise did and sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.
Acts 14:23
And having ordained elders for them in every congregation and having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord on whom they believed.
Acts 15:4
And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were received by the congregation and by the apostles and elders, and they declared all the things that God had done with them.
Acts 16:4
And as they went through the cities, they asked them to keep the decrees that had been determined by the apostles and elders who were at Jerusalem.
1 Timothy 5:17
Let the elders that govern well be counted worthy of double honour, especially those who labour in the word and doctrine.
Titus 1:5
For this cause I left thee in Crete, that thou should correct that which is lacking and set in place elders in every city, as I had commanded thee:
James 5:14
Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the congregation ; and let them pray for him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord;
1 Peter 5:1
The elders who are among you I exhort (I am also an elder with them and a witness of the afflictions of the Christ, and also a participant of the glory that shall be revealed).
2 John 1:1
The elder unto the chosen lady and her sons, whom I love in the truth, and not I only, but also all those that have known the truth,
3 John 1:1
The elder unto the wellbeloved Gaius, whom I love in the truth.