New American Standard Bible
(for He who effectually worked for Peter in his apostleship to the circumcised effectually worked for me also to the Gentiles),
King James Bible
(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)
Darby Bible Translation
(for he that wrought in Peter for the apostleship of the circumcision wrought also in me towards the Gentiles,)
World English Bible
(for he who appointed Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision appointed me also to the Gentiles);
Young's Literal Translation
for He who did work with Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, did work also in me in regard to the nations,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
For he that wrought effectually in Peter ... - Or by the means or agency of Peter. The argument here is, that the same effects had been produced under the ministry of Paul among the Gentiles which had been under the preaching of Peter among the Jews. It is inferred, therefore, that God had called both to the apostolic office; see this argument illustrated in the notes at Acts 11:17.
The same was mighty in me ... - In enabling me to work miracles, and in the success which attended the ministry.
LibraryDecember 18. "The Faith of the Son of God" (Gal. Ii. 20).
"The faith of the Son of God" (Gal. ii. 20). Faith is hindered most of all by what we call "our faith," and fruitless struggles to work out a faith which is but a make-believe and a desperate trying to trust God, which must ever come short of His vast and glorious promises. The truth is that the only faith that is equal to the stupendous promises of God and the measureless needs of our life, is "the faith of God" Himself, the very trust which He will breathe into the heart which intelligently expects …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
"And if Christ be in You, the Body is Dead Because Sin,"
The Great Debt She Owed to Our Lord for his Mercy to Her. She Takes St. Joseph for Her Patron.
Relation ii. To one of Her Confessors, from the House of Dona Luisa De La Cerda, in 1562.
to occupy this ministry and apostleship from which Judas turned aside to go to his own place."
1 Thessalonians 2:13
For this reason we also constantly thank God that when you received the word of God which you heard from us, you accepted it not as the word of men, but for what it really is, the word of God, which also performs its work in you who believe.
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