According to God's grace that was given to me, as a skilled master builder I have laid a foundation, and another builds on it. But each one must be careful how he builds on it,
When James, Cephas, and John, recognized as pillars, acknowledged the grace that had been given to me, they gave the right hand of fellowship to me and Barnabas, [agreeing] that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.
I was made a servant of this [gospel] by the gift of God's grace that was given to me by the working of His power.
For by the grace given to me, I tell everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he should think. Instead, think sensibly, as God has distributed a measure of faith to each one.
Nevertheless, to remind you, I have written to you more boldly on some points because of the grace given me by God
He mocks those who mock, but gives grace to the humble.
But He gives greater grace. Therefore He says: God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.
For the Lord God is a sun and shield. The Lord gives grace and glory; He does not withhold the good from those who live with integrity.