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53 references which show Paul’s special apostleship from the Lord
Jesus Christ to the Gentiles. His position as the dispenser of the Lord’s instructions for
this age is largely ignored in mainstream Christianity.
I do NOT worship Paul,I worship The Lord Jesus Christ who sent PAUL to be "THE APOSTLE" to the Body of Christ,aka "THE NEW CREATURE"
The verses appear in canonical order.
1. Acts 9:15
But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear
my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and the children of Israel:
2. Acts 20:24
But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so
that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of
the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
3. Acts 22:21
And he said unto me, Depart: for I will send thee far hence unto the Gentiles.
4. Romans 1:1
Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel
5. Romans 1:5
By whom we have received grace and apostleship, for obedience to the faith
among all nations, for his name:
6. Romans 2:16
In the day when God shall judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ according to
7. Romans 11:13
For I speak to you Gentiles, inasmuch as I am the apostle of the Gentiles, I
magnify mine office:
8. Romans 15:15-16
Nevertheless, brethren, I have written the more boldly unto you in some sort, as
putting you in mind, because of the grace that is given to me of God, That I
should be the minister of Jesus Christ to the Gentiles, ministering the gospel of
God, that the offering up of the Gentiles might be acceptable, being sanctified by
the Holy Ghost.
9. Romans 16:25
Now to him that is of power to stablish you according to my gospel, and the
preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery, which was
kept secret since the world began, But now is made manifest, and by the
scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the everlasting God,
made known to all nations for the obedience of faith:
10. 1 Corinthians 1:1
Paul, called to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, and
Sosthenes our brother,
11. 1 Corinthians 1:17
For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of
words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect.
12. 1 Corinthians 3:10
According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise masterbuilder, I
have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man take
heed how he buildeth thereupon.
13. 1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think that God hath set forth us the apostles last, as it were appointed to
death: for we are made a spectacle unto the world, and to angels, and to men.
14. 1 Corinthians 4:16
For though ye have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet have ye not many
fathers: for in Christ Jesus I have begotten you through the gospel. Wherefore I
beseech you, be ye followers of me.
15. 1 Corinthians 9:1-2
Am I not an apostle? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not
ye my work in the Lord? If I be not an apostle unto others, yet doubtless I am to
you: for the seal of mine apostleship are ye in the Lord.
16. 1 Corinthians 9:17
For if I do this thing willingly, I have a reward: but if against my will, a
dispensation of the gospel is committed unto me.
17. 1 Corinthians 11:1
Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.
18. 1 Corinthians 11:23
For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the
Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread:
19. 1 Corinthians 14:37
If any man think himself to be a prophet, or spiritual, let him acknowledge that
the things that I write unto you are the commandments of the Lord.
20. 1 Corinthians 15:3
For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ
died for our sins according to the scriptures;
21. 1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, that am not meet to be called an apostle,
because I persecuted the church of God.
22. 1 Corinthians 15:51-52
Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed,
In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall
sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.
23. 2 Corinthians 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, unto
the church of God which is at Corinth, with all the saints which are in all Achaia:
24. 2 Corinthians 11:5
For I suppose I was not a whit behind the very chiefest apostles.
25. 2 Corinthians 12:11
I am become a fool in glorying; ye have compelled me: for I ought to have been
commended of you: for in nothing am I behind the very chiefest apostles, though I
26. 2 Corinthians 12:12
Truly the signs of an apostle were wrought among you in all patience, in signs,
and wonders, and mighty deeds.
27. Galatians 1:1
Paul, an apostle, (not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the
Father, who raised him from the dead;)
28. Galatians 1:8-9
But though we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel unto you than
that which we have preached unto you, let him be accursed. As we said before, so
say I now again, If any man preach any other gospel unto you than that ye have
received, let him be accursed.
29. Galatians 1:11-12
But I certify you, brethren, that the gospel which was preached of me is not after
man. For I neither received it of man, neither was I taught it, but by the revelation
of Jesus Christ.
30. Galatians 1:15-16
But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother’s womb, and called
me by his grace, To reveal his Son in me, that I might preach him among the
heathen; immediately I conferred not with flesh and blood:
31. Galatians 2:2
And I went up by revelation, and communicated unto them that gospel which I
preach among the Gentiles, but privately to them which were of reputation, lest by
any means I should run, or had run, in vain.
32. Galatians 2:6
But of these who seemed to be somewhat, (whatsoever they were, it maketh no
matter to me: God accepteth no man’s person:) for they who seemed to be
somewhat in conference added nothing to me:
33. Galatians 2:7
But contrariwise, when they saw that the gospel of the uncircumcision was
committed unto me, as the gospel of the circumcision was unto Peter;
34. Galatians 2:8
(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision,
the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)
35. 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 hands of
fellowship; that we should go unto the heathen, and they unto the circumcision.
36. Ephesians 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at
Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus:
37. Ephesians 3:1-2
For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles, If ye have
heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which is given me to you-ward:
38. Ephesians 3:3
How that by revelation he made known unto me the mystery; (as I wrote afore in
39. Ephesians 3:7
Whereof I was made a minister, according to the gift of the grace of God given
unto me by the effectual working of his power.
40. Ephesians 3:8-9
Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should
preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ; And to make all men
see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the beginning of the world
hath been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ:
41. Colossians 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timotheus our brother,
42. Colossians 1:24-25
Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up that which is behind of the
afflictions of Christ in my flesh for his body’s sake, which is the church: Whereof
I am made a minister, according to the dispensation of God which is given to me
for you, to fulfil the word of God; Even the mystery which hath been hid from
ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints:
43. 2 Thessalonians 3:9
Not because we have not power, but to make ourselves an ensample unto you to
44. 1 Timothy 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the commandment of God our Saviour, and
Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope;
45. 1 Timothy 1:11
According to the glorious gospel of the blessed God, which was committed to my
46. 1 Timothy 1:15
This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into
the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.
47. 1 Timothy 1:16
Howbeit for this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first Jesus Christ might shew
forth all longsuffering, for a pattern to them which should hereafter believe on
him to life everlasting.
48. 1 Timothy 2:7
Whereunto I am ordained a preacher, and an apostle, (I speak the truth in Christ,
and lie not;) a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and verity.
49. 2 Timothy 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of
life which is in Christ Jesus,
50. 2 Timothy 1:11
Whereunto I am appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the
51. 2 Timothy 2:8
Remember that Jesus Christ of the seed of David was raised from the dead
according to my gospel:
52. 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;
53. Titus 1:2-3
In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world
began; But hath in due times manifested his word through preaching, which is
committed unto me according to the commandment of God our Saviour;