Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
By whom we have received grace and apostleship, for obedience to the faith among all nations, for his name:
For by the grace given to me I say to every one of you not to think more highly of yourself than you ought to think, but to think with sober discernment, as God has distributed to each of you a measure of faith.
But I have written more boldly to you on some points so as to remind you, because of the grace given to me by God
For we have all received from his fullness one gracious gift after another.
1 Corinthians 15:10
But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me has not been in vain. In fact, I worked harder than all of them -- yet not I, but the grace of God with me.
2 Corinthians 3:5
Not that we are adequate in ourselves to consider anything as if it were coming from ourselves, but our adequacy is from God,
But when the one who set me apart from birth and called me by his grace was pleased
if indeed you have heard of the stewardship of God's grace that was given to me for you,
1 Timothy 1:11
This accords with the glorious gospel of the blessed God that was entrusted to me.
to assume the task of this service and apostleship from which Judas turned aside to go to his own place."
1 Corinthians 9:2
If I am not an apostle to others, at least I am to you, for you are the confirming sign of my apostleship in the Lord.
(for he who empowered Peter for his apostleship to the circumcised also empowered me for my apostleship to the Gentiles)
For obedience to the faith
For I will not dare to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in order to bring about the obedience of the Gentiles, by word and deed,
but now is disclosed, and through the prophetic scriptures has been made known to all the nations, according to the command of the eternal God, to bring about the obedience of faith --
The word of God continued to spread, the number of disciples in Jerusalem increased greatly, and a large group of priests became obedient to the faith.
2 Corinthians 10:4
for the weapons of our warfare are not human weapons, but are made powerful by God for tearing down strongholds. We tear down arguments
And by being perfected in this way, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him,
Or is God the God of the Jews only? Is he not the God of the Gentiles too? Yes, of the Gentiles too!
For his name
For from the east to the west my name will be great among the nations. Incense and pure offerings will be offered in my name everywhere, for my name will be great among the nations," says the Lord who rules over all.
Simeon has explained how God first concerned himself to select from among the Gentiles a people for his name.
to the praise of the glory of his grace that he has freely bestowed on us in his dearly loved Son.
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people of his own, so that you may proclaim the virtues of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.