Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and the children of Israel:

The children

Bible References

A chosen

Acts 13:2
And while they were serving the Lord, and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, Separate to me now Barnabas and Saul for the work that I have called them.
Jeremiah 1:5
Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee, and before thou came forth out of the womb I sanctified thee. I have appointed thee a prophet to the nations.
John 15:16
Ye did not choose out me, but I chose out you, and appointed you, so that ye should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit may remain, so that anything whatever ye may ask of the Father in my name, he may give you.
Romans 1:1
Paul, a bondman of Jesus Christ, a called apostle separated for the good-news of God
Romans 9:21
Or has the potter no right over the clay, from the same lump certainly to make this vessel for esteem, and that for disesteem?
Galatians 1:1
Paul, an apostle (not from men, nor through man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father who raised him from the dead),
2 Timothy 1:11
for which I was appointed a herald, and an apostle, and a teacher of Gentiles.
2 Timothy 2:4
No man who serves in the military entangles himself in the affairs of life, so that he may please the man who enlisted the army.
Revelation 17:14
These will war against the Lamb, and the Lamb will conquer them, because he is Lord of lords and King of kings. And those with him are the called and chosen and faithful.

To bear

Acts 21:19
And having greeted them, he reported one by one what God did among the Gentiles through his ministry.
Acts 22:21
And he said to me, Depart, because I will send thee far away to Gentiles.
Acts 26:17
delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom I send thee,
Romans 1:5
through whom we received grace and apostleship for obedience of faith among all the nations on behalf of his name,
Romans 11:13
For I speak to you the Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am indeed an apostle of Gentiles, I enhance my ministry,
Romans 15:15
But I wrote more boldly to you, brothers, in part, as reminding you because of the grace that was given to me by God,
1 Corinthians 15:10
But by the grace of God I am what I am. And his grace for me did not become empty, but I labored more abundantly than them all, yet not I, but the grace of God with me.
Galatians 2:7
but to the contrary, when they saw that I was entrusted with the good-news for men of uncircumcision, as Peter for men of circumcision
Ephesians 3:7
Of which I became a helper according to the gift of that grace of God, which was given to me according to the working of his power.
Colossians 1:25
Of which I became a helper according to the administration of God, which was given to me for you to fulfill the word of God,
1 Timothy 2:7
For which I was appointed a herald and an apostle (I speak the truth in Christ, I do not lie), a teacher of Gentiles in faith and truth.

And kings

Acts 25:22
And Agrippa said to Festus, I also want to hear the man myself. And tomorrow, he says, thou will hear him.
Acts 26:1
And Agrippa said to Paul, It is permitted thee to speak for thyself. Then Paul, having stretched forth his hand, made a defense.
Acts 27:24
saying, Fear not, Paul. Thou must stand before Caesar, and lo, God has granted thee all those sailing with thee.
Matthew 10:18
and ye will be brought to governors and even kings because of me, for a witness to them and to the Gentiles.
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first defense no man came with me, but all forsook me. May it not be reckoned to them.

The children

Acts 28:17
And it came to pass after three days, for Paul to call together those who were the principle men of the Jews. And when they came together, he said to them, Men, brothers, I, having done nothing against the people, or the paternal c

General references

Acts 25:22
And Agrippa said to Festus, I also want to hear the man myself. And tomorrow, he says, thou will hear him.
Romans 3:29
Or is God of Jews only and not also of Gentiles? Yes, of Gentiles also,
2 Timothy 1:11
for which I was appointed a herald, and an apostle, and a teacher of Gentiles.