Paul and Barnabas Return to Antioch in Syria
And after they had passed through Pisidia, they came to Pamphylia.
Now when they had preached the word in Perga, they went down to Attalia.
From there they sailed to Antioch, where they had been commended to the grace of God for the work which they had completed.
Now when they had come and gathered the church together, c they reported all that God had done with them, and that He had d opened the door of faith to the Gentiles.
So they stayed there a long time with the disciples.
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And when they had come to Jerusalem, they were received by the church and the apostles and the elders; and they reported all things that God had done with them.
Then all the multitude kept silent and listened to Barnabas and Paul declaring how many miracles and wonders God had worked through them among the Gentiles.
1 Corinthians 16:9
For a great and effective door has opened to me, and there are many adversaries.
2 Corinthians 2:12
Furthermore, when I came to Troas to preach Christ's gospel, and a door was opened to me by the Lord.
Meanwhile praying also for us, that God would open to us a door for the word, to speak the mystery of Christ, for which I am also in chains.
I know your works. See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it; for you have a little strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name.