Galatians 1:17; Galatians 2:12; Galatians 3:23

17 Neither went I up to Jerusalem to them which were apostles before me; but I went into Arabia, and returned again unto Damascus.
12 For before that certain came from James, he did eat with the Gentiles: but when they were come , he withdrew and separated himself, fearing them which were of the circumcision.
23 But before faith came , we were kept under the law, shut up unto the faith which should afterwards be revealed .