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,
Then all the multitude kept silence and gave audience to Barnabas and Paul, declaring what great miracles and wonders God had wrought among the Gentiles by them.
And when he had saluted them, he declared particularly what things God had wrought among the Gentiles by his ministry.
By whom we have received the grace and the apostleship, to cause the faith to be obeyed among all the Gentiles in his name,
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 he that showed himself forth in Peter for apostleship of the circumcision, the same also showed himself forth in me toward the Gentiles);
And Jesus came and spoke unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
And they, going forth, preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the word with the signs which followed them. Amen.
And when they were come and had gathered the congregation together, they related what great things God had done with them and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.
And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were received by the congregation and by the apostles and elders, and they declared all the things that God had done with them.
but I announced first unto those of Damascus and at Jerusalem and throughout all the coasts of Judaea and then to the Gentiles that they should repent and turn to God, doing works worthy of repentance.
Thank God that, although ye were the slaves of sin, ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine unto which ye are delivered;
I have planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the increase.
Do we begin again to commend ourselves? or do we need, as some others, epistles of commendation to you or letters of commendation from you?
We then, as workers together with him, exhort you also that ye have not received the grace of God in vain.
(For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God for the destruction of strong holds),
But we will not glory of things beyond our measure, but according to the measure of the rule, of the measure which God has distributed to us, to reach even unto you.
The God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who is blessed for evermore, knows that I do not lie.
Therefore if I should desire to glory in these things, I should not be a fool; for I would say the truth, but now I forbear lest anyone should think of me above that which he sees me to be or that he hears of me.
And whatever ye do whether in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to the God and Father by him.
and being made perfect, he became the author of eternal saving health unto all those that hearken unto him,
By faith Abraham, being called, hearkened to go out into the place which he should afterwards receive for an inheritance; and he went out, not knowing where he went.
My little children, let us not love in word neither in tongue, but in deed and in truth.