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The Epistle of Paul To The Galatians Chapter 2:1-10
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1 Then fourteen years after I went up again to
Jerusalem with Barnabas, and took Titus with [me]
Keep in mind that Paul was operating completely
independent of the 12 apostles as he saw himself as an
equal, not indebted to them for anything. The timeline
goes even further without Paul’s involvement with the
apostles because he’s busy proclaiming Christ to the
pagans, primarily. This is what he was called to do.
So 14 years later he goes back to Jerusalem but this
time with Barnabas and Titus. This account is found in
Acts 15:1-12, 25-26.
1 And certain men which came down from Judaea taught
the brethren, [and said], Except ye be circumcised
after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved.
2 When therefore Paul and Barnabas had no small
dissension and disputation with them, they determined
that Paul and Barnabas, and certain other of them,
should go up to Jerusalem unto the apostles and elders
about this question.
3 And being brought on their way by the church, they
passed through Phenice and Samaria, declaring the
conversion of the Gentiles: and they caused great joy
unto all the brethren.
4 And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were
received of the church, and [of] the apostles and
elders, and they declared all things that God had done
5 But there rose up certain of the sect of the
Pharisees which believed, saying, That it was needful
to circumcise them, and to command [them] to keep the
law of Moses.
6 And the apostles and elders came together for to
consider of this matter.
7 And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose
up, and said unto them, Men [and] brethren, ye know
how that a good while ago God made choice among us,
that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of
the gospel, and believe.
8 And God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them
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