Galatians 2:1-7 CEB

Confirmation of Paul’s leadership

1 Then after fourteen years I went up to Jerusalem again with Barnabas, and I took Titus along also.

References for Galatians 2:1

      2 I went there because of a revelation, and I laid out the gospel that I preach to the Gentiles for them. But I did it privately with the influential leaders to make sure that I wouldn't be working or that I hadn't worked for nothing.
      3 However, not even Titus, who was with me and who was a Greek, was required to be circumcised.
      4 But false brothers and sisters, who were brought in secretly, slipped in to spy on our freedom, which we have in Christ Jesus, and to make us slaves.
      5 We didn't give in and submit to them for a single moment, so that the truth of the gospel would continue to be with you.
      6 The influential leaders didn't add anything to what I was preaching—and whatever they were makes no difference to me, because God doesn't show favoritism.
      7 But on the contrary, they saw that I had been given the responsibility to preach the gospel to the people who aren't circumcised, just as Peter had been to the circumcised.