Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But Barnabas took him, and brought him to the apostles, and declared unto 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.
among the rest one Joseph, who by the apostles was surnamed Barnabas (that is to say, the son of consolation) a Levite, and a native of Cyprus,
Of this the church at Jerusalem being appriz'd, they order'd Barnabas to go to Antioch;
and Saul had executed their commission, they return'd to Jerusalem, and took with them John who was surnam'd Mark.
as they were ministring to the Lord, and fasting, the holy spirit said to them, separate me Barnabas and Saul, for the work to which I have destin'd them.
upon which Paul and Barnabas having warmly contested the point with them, it was resolved, that Paul and Barnabas and some others should go to Jerusalem to consult the apostles upon this question.
1 Corinthians 9:6
or I and Barnabas, are we only excluded the privilege of not working?
Peter, and John, who were esteemed to be pillars, perceived the favour that was bestowed on me, they admitted me and Barnabas into fellowship, and agreed, that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jews.
After three years, I went up to Jerusalem, to see Peter, and abode with him fifteen days:
How he had seen
Ananias therefore departed, and being arrived at the house, he put his hands on Saul, and said, brother Saul, the Lord, even Jesus that appeared to you on your journey hither, hath sent me, that you might obtain your sight, and be filled with the holy spirit.
1 Corinthians 15:8
and last of all, he was seen by me too, who am as it were an abortive;
Immediately he maintained in the synagogues, that Jesus was the son of God.
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were illiterate, and of the lower rank of men, they were surpriz'd; but tho' they knew that they had been Jesus's disciples,
in particular for me, that I may have leave to speak without any restraint, and make known the mystery of the gospel,