By whom we have received the grace and the apostleship, to cause the faith to be obeyed among all the Gentiles in his name,
And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly, and also a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.
that he may take the lot or inheritance of this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas rebelled that he might go to his own place.
but now is made manifest, and by the writings of the prophets, by the commandment of God eternal, declared unto all the Gentiles, that they might hear and obey by faith,
For from the rising of the sun even unto the going down of the same, my name is great among the Gentiles; and in every place incense is offered unto my name, and a clean offering; for my name is great among the Gentiles, said the LORD of the hosts.
But cursed be the deceiver, who has in his flock a male and vows and sacrifices unto the Lord a corrupt thing: for I am a great King, saith the LORD of the hosts, and my name is formidable among the Gentiles.
But the Lord said unto him, Go; for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles and kings and the sons of Israel;
Therefore I say through the grace given unto me, to all those that are among you not to obtain more knowledge than is prudent to know, but to obtain knowledge with temperance, each one according to the measure of faith that God has dealt.
Simeon has declared how God first visited the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
Is he the God of the Jews only? Is he not also of the Gentiles? Yes, of the Gentiles also,
Nevertheless I have written, brethren, in part boldly, as admonishing you by the grace that is given to me of God,
For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ has not wrought by me, unto the obedience of the Gentiles, with word and with deed,
If I am not an apostle unto others, yet doubtless I am to you, for you are the seal of my apostleship in the Lord.
But by the grace of God I am what I am; and his grace towards me was not in vain, for I laboured more abundantly than they all, yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think anything as of ourselves, but our sufficiency is of God,
(For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God for the destruction of strong holds),
But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother's womb and called me by his grace,
(for he that showed himself forth in Peter for apostleship of the circumcision, the same also showed himself forth in me toward the Gentiles);
to the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he has made us accepted in the beloved;
so that we should be to the praise of his glory, those of us who first trusted in the Christ.
if ye have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which has been given to me in you,
according to the gospel of the glory of the blessed God, which was committed to my trust.
and being made perfect, he became the author of eternal saving health unto all those that hearken unto him,
But ye are the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.