For I would have you know, brethren, that the gospel which was preached by me is not according to man. (Galatians 1:11)

For I neither received it from man, nor was I taught it, but I received it through a revelation of Jesus Christ. (Galatians 1:12)

For you have heard of my former manner of life in Judaism, how I used to persecute the church of God beyond measure and tried to destroy it; (Galatians 1:13)

and I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my contemporaries among my countrymen, being more extremely zealous for my ancestral traditions. (Galatians 1:14)

But when God, who had set me apart even from my mother's womb and called me through His grace, was pleased (Galatians 1:15)

to reveal His Son in me so that I might preach Him among the Gentiles, I did not immediately consult with flesh and blood, (Galatians 1:16)


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