And when he wished to cross to o Achaia, p the brothers encouraged him and q wrote to the disciples to welcome him. When he arrived, r he greatly helped those who through grace had believed,
for he powerfully refuted the Jews in public, showing by the Scriptures s that the Christ was Jesus.
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And it happened that while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul passed through the inland country and came to Ephesus. There he found some disciples.
After this, Paul stayed many days longer and then took leave of the brothers and set sail for Syria, and with him Priscilla and Aquila. At Cenchreae he had cut his hair, for he was under a vow.
2 Corinthians 3:1
Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you, or from you?
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth.
And the hand of the Lord was with them, and a great number who believed turned to the Lord.
When he came and saw the grace of God, he was glad, and he exhorted them all to remain faithful to the Lord with steadfast purpose.
But we believe that we will be saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus, just as they will.
For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God.
When Silas and Timothy arrived from Macedonia, Paul was occupied with the word, testifying to the Jews that the Christ was Jesus.