Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, a called apostle, set apart to preach the gospel of God,
But the Lord said to him, Go; for this man is to me a chosen vessel, to bear my name before nations, and kings, and the sons of Israel.
that I should be a minister of Christ Jesus to the gentiles, performing the office of a priest in respect to the gospel of God, that the oblation of the gentiles may be acceptable, being sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
Paul, a called apostle of Christ Jesus, through the will of God, and Sosthenes the brother,
For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how constantly I make mention of you, always in my prayers
Am I not an apostle? Have I not seen Jesus our Lord? Are not ye my work in the Lord?
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy the brother, to the church of God which is in Corinth, with all the holy who are in all Achaia:
Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Christ Jesus, for the faith of Gods elect, and the knowledge of the truth which is according to godliness,
And while they were ministering to the Lord, and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.
And no one taketh this honor to himself, but when called by God, as was Aaron.
And no one taketh this honor to himself, but when called by God, as was Aaron.
And he said to them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the glad tidings to the whole creation.
And the angel said to them, Fear not; for lo! I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to the whole people;
If any one be a servant to me, let him follow me; and where I am, there also will my servant be; if any one serve me, the Father will honor him.
If I then, the Lord and the Teacher, have washed your feet, ye also ought to wash one anothers feet.
No longer do I call you servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends; for all things which I have heard from my Father, I have made known to you.
But Saul (who is also called Paul), filled with the Holy Spirit, fixed his eyes on him
But I count life of no value to me, so that I may finish my course, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify the glad tidings of the grace of God.
And when he had given him leave, Paul stood on the stairs, and beckoned with his hand to the people, and there was a great silence; and he spoke to them in the Hebrew tongue, saying,
and I fell to the ground, and heard a voice saying to me, Saul, Saul, why dost thou persecute me?
came to me, and standing over me said, Brother Saul, receive sight. And I immediately looked up upon him.
And he said to me, Depart; for I will send thee far hence to the gentiles.
And Agrippa said to Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth his hand and made his defence:
And when we had all fallen to the earth, I heard a voice speaking to me, and saying in the Hebrew tongue, Saul, Saul, why persecutest thou me? It is hard for thee to kick against the goads.
But arise and stand upon thy feet; for I have appeared to thee for this purpose, to prepare thee as a minister and a witness both of the things which thou sawest, and of those on account of which I will appear to thee;
through whom we received grace and the office of an apostle in behalf of his name, in order to produce obedience to the faith among all nations;
For I am not ashamed of the gospel; for to every believer, to the Jew first and also to the Greek, it is the power of God unto salvation.
For I am speaking to you gentiles; inasmuch as I am the apostle of the gentiles, I magnify my office,
And I know that when I come to you, I shall come in the fullness of the blessing of Christ.
For such men are not servants of our Lord Christ, but of their own appetites; and by good words and fair speeches they deceive the hearts of the simple.
Now to him who is able to establish you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which for eternal ages was unrevealed,
For in preaching the gospel, I have nothing to glory in; for I am under a necessity to do so; yea, woe is to me, if I preach not the gospel!
And last of all, as to one born out of due time, he appeared also to me.
For we preach not ourselves, but Christ Jesus as Lord, and ourselves your bondservants for Jesus sake.
I have become a fool; it is ye that compelled me. For I ought to have been commended by you; for in nothing was I behind the very foremost apostles, though I am nothing.
Paul, an apostle, not from men, nor through man, but through Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead,
For do I now seek the favor of men, or of God? Or am I endeavoring to please men? If I were still pleasing men, I should not be the servant of Christ.
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, to the saints who are [in Ephesus], and believers in Christ Jesus:
in whom ye also, after having heard the word of truth, the glad tidings of your salvation, in whom, I say, having also believed, ye were sealed with the Holy Spirit that was promised,
which in other generations was not made known to the sons of men, as it hath now been revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit;
And he gave some to be apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;
Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, to all the saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, together with the bishops and deacons:
and that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God, the Father.
as to zeal, persecuting the church; as to the righteousness which is in the Law, blameless.
but after we had suffered before and had been shamefully treated, as ye know, at Philippi, we were bold in our God to speak to you the gospel of God in much conflict.
But we are bound to give thanks always to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, that God chose you from the beginning to salvation in sanctification of the Spirit, and belief of the truth;
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus, through the command of God, our Saviour, and Christ Jesus, our hope,
according to the glorious gospel of the blessed God which was committed to my trust.
True is the saying, and worthy of all acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief.
whereunto I was appointed a herald and an apostle, (I speak the truth, I lie not,) a teacher of the gentiles in faith and truth.
For such a highpriest also became us, holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinners, and made higher than the heavens;
James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting.
Symeon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of our God, and the Saviour Jesus Christ:
Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to the called, loved in God the Father and kept by Jesus Christ:
The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave to him, to show to his servants what must shortly come to pass; and he sent and signified it by his angel to his servant John;
And he said unto me, These words are faithful and true; and the Lord God of the spirits of the prophets sent his angel to show to his servants what must shortly come to pass.
And he saith to me, See thou do it not; I am a fellowservant of thee, and of thy brethren the prophets, and of those who keep the words of this book; worship God.
Remember what I said to you, A servant is not greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you; if they have kept my words, they will keep yours also.
of which I became a minister, according to the stewardship which God entrusted to me, for you, to fulfill the word of God,
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
- 1 Corinthians 15:8
- 2 Corinthians 1:1
- 2 Corinthians 11:5
- 2 Corinthians 12:11
- Galatians 1:1
- Ephesians 1:1
- Ephesians 3:5