While Apollos was in Corinth, Paul traveled through the interior regions and came to Ephesus. He found some disciples
What I am saying is this: each of you says, "I'm with Paul," or "I'm with Apollos," or "I'm with Cephas," or "I'm with Christ."
So, what is Apollos? And what is Paul? They are servants through whom you believed, and each has the role the Lord has given.
I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth.
Now, brothers, I have applied these things to myself and Apollos for your benefit, so that you may learn from us the saying: "Nothing beyond what is written." The purpose is that none of you will be inflated with pride in favor of one person over another.
About our brother Apollos: I strongly urged him to come to you with the brothers, but he was not at all willing to come now. However, when he has time, he will come.
Diligently help Zenas the lawyer and Apollos on their journey, so that they will lack nothing.
Then some from what is called the Freedmen's Synagogue, composed of both Cyrenians and Alexandrians, and some from Cilicia and Asia, came forward and disputed with Stephen.
There the centurion found an Alexandrian ship sailing for Italy and put us on board.
But Moses replied to the LORD, "Please, Lord, I have never been eloquent-- either in the past or recently or since You have been speaking to Your servant-- because I am slow and hesitant in speech."
the commander of 50 and the dignitary, the counselor, cunning magician, and necromancer.
When I came to you, brothers, announcing the testimony of God to you, I did not come with brilliance of speech or wisdom.
For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified.
For it is said, "His letters are weighty and powerful, but his physical presence is weak, and his public speaking is despicable."
For he vigorously refuted the Jews in public, demonstrating through the Scriptures that Jesus is the Messiah.
So Moses was educated in all the wisdom of the Egyptians, and was powerful in his speech and actions.
-- came up from Babylon. He was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the LORD, the God of Israel, had given. The king had granted him everything he requested because the hand of the LORD his God was on him.
Artaxerxes, king of kings, to Ezra the priest, an expert in the law of the God of heaven: Greetings [to you].
"Therefore," He said to them, "every student of Scripture instructed in the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who brings out of his storeroom what is new and what is old."
"What things?" He asked them. So they said to Him, "The things concerning Jesus the Nazarene, who was a Prophet powerful in action and speech before God and all the people,
Let the message about the Messiah dwell richly among you, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, and singing psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, with gratitude in your hearts to God.