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Apostles, Function In Early Church

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Acts 1:21-22

Therefore of these men who have accompanied with us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us,

Acts 13:31

And he was seen many days of them who came up with him from Galilee to Jerusalem, who are his witnesses unto the people.

2 Peter 1:1

Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Savior Jesus Christ:

1 Corinthians 4:1

Let a man so account of us, as of the ministers of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God.

2 Corinthians 11:23

Are they ministers of Christ? (I speak as a fool) I am more; in labors more abundant, in stripes beyond measure, in prisons more frequent, in deaths often.

Titus 1:1

Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect, and the acknowledging of the truth which is after godliness;

2 Corinthians 13:4

For though he was crucified through weakness, yet he lives by the power of God. For we also are weak in him, but we shall live with him by the power of God toward you.

Romans 15:25

But now I go unto Jerusalem to minister unto the saints.

2 Corinthians 11:8

I robbed other churches, taking wages of them, to do you service.

1 Peter 5:1-3

The elders who are among you I exhort, who am also an elder, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that shall be revealed:

Galatians 2:9

And when James, Cephas, and John, who seemed to be pillars, perceived the grace that was given unto me, they gave to me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship; that we should go unto the Gentiles, and they unto the circumcision.

Romans 1:1-5

Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God,

Romans 15:19-20

Through mighty signs and wonders, by the power of the Spirit of God; so that from Jerusalem, and round about unto Illyricum, I have fully preached the gospel of Christ.

Galatians 1:15-16

But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother's womb, and called me by his grace,

John 16:13-15

But when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will show you things to come.

Acts 6:2

Then the twelve called the multitude of the disciples unto them, and said, It is not reasonable that we should leave the word of God, and serve tables.

Ephesians 3:2-6

If you have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which is given me toward you:

1 Corinthians 9:1-2

Am I not an apostle? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not you my work in the Lord?

1 Corinthians 3:5-6

Who then is Paul, and who is Apollos, but ministers by whom you believed, even as the Lord gave to every man?

Acts 6:2-6

Then the twelve called the multitude of the disciples unto them, and said, It is not reasonable that we should leave the word of God, and serve tables.

2 Timothy 1:11-12

For which I am appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles.

1 Corinthians 4:9

For I think that God has set forth us the apostles last, as appointed to death: for we are made a spectacle unto the world, and to angels, and to men.

2 Corinthians 11:23-29

Are they ministers of Christ? (I speak as a fool) I am more; in labors more abundant, in stripes beyond measure, in prisons more frequent, in deaths often.

Ephesians 3:4-5

By which, when you read, you may understand my knowledge in the mystery of Christ)

Acts 8:14-18

Now when the apostles who were at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent unto them Peter and John:

Acts 19:6

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them; and they spoke with tongues, and prophesied.

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