Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
By whom we have received grace and apostleship, for obedience to the faith among all nations, for his name:
For I say, through the grace that was given to me, to every one among you, not to think of himself more highly than he night to think, but so to think as to think soberly, according as God divided to each one a measure of faith.
But I wrote to you the more boldly in part, as reminding you again, because of the grace which was given to me from God,
because out of His fulness we all received, and grace for grace:
1 Corinthians 15:10
But by God's grace I am what I am; and His grace which was bestowed upon me did not prove vain; but I labored more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
2 Corinthians 3:5
not that we are sufficient of ourselves to reckon anything as from ourselves, but our sufficiency is of God;
But, when it pleased God, who set me apart from my mother's womb, and called me through His grace,
if, at least, ye heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which was given to me for you,
1 Timothy 1:11
according to the Gospel of the glory of the Blessed God, with which I was entrusted.
to take the place of this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas fell away, that he might go to his own place."
1 Corinthians 9:2
If to others I am not an apostle, yet to you at least I am; for the seal of my apostleship are ye in the Lord.
(for He Who wrought for Peter with regard to an apostleship of the circumcision, wrought for me also with regard to the gentiles).
For obedience to the faith
For I will venture to speak only of the things which God wrought through me for the obedience of the gentiles, by word and deed,
but now made manifest, and through the prophetic Scriptures, according to the commandment of the eternal God, made known to all nations for obedience to the faith:
And the word of God was increasing, and the number of the disciples in Jerusalem was being multiplied exceedingly; a great multitude also of the priests were becoming obedient to the faith.
2 Corinthians 10:4
(for the weapons of our warfare are not fleshly, but mighty through God for the casting down of strongholds);
and, having been made perfect, He became the Author of eternal life to all who obey Him;
Or is He the God of Jews only? Is He not of gentiles also! Yes, of gentiles also;
For his name
Simeon declared how God first visited the gentiles, to take out of them a people for His name.
to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He graciously bestowed on us in the Beloved;
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are "an elect race, a kingly priesthood, a holy nation," a people for a possession, that ye may show forth the excellencies of Him Who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;