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I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that the gospel I preached is not of human origin.
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I did not receive it from any man, nor was I taught it; rather, I received it by revelation from Jesus Christ.
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For you have heard of my previous way of life in Judaism, how intensely I persecuted the church of God and tried to destroy it.
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I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my own age among my people and was extremely zealous for the traditions of my fathers.
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But when God, who set me apart from my mother’s womb and called me by his grace, was pleased
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to reveal his Son in me so that I might preach him among the Gentiles, my immediate response was not to consult any human being.
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I did not go up to Jerusalem to see those who were apostles before I was, but I went into Arabia. Later I returned to Damascus.
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Then after three years, I went up to Jerusalem to get acquainted with Cephas and stayed with him fifteen days.
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I saw none of the other apostles—only James, the Lord’s brother.
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I assure you before God that what I am writing you is no lie.
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Then I went to Syria and Cilicia.
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I was personally unknown to the churches of Judea that are in Christ.
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They only heard the report: “The man who formerly persecuted us is now preaching the faith he once tried to destroy.”
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And they praised God because of me.
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