Galatians 1:18
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English Standard Version
Then after three years I went up to Jerusalem to visit Cephas and remained with him fifteen days.

King James Bible
Then after three years I went up to Jerusalem to see Peter, and abode with him fifteen days.

American Standard Version
Then after three years I went up to Jerusalem to visit Cephas, and tarried with him fifteen days.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Then, after three years, I went to Jerusalem, to see Peter, and I tarried with him fifteen days.

English Revised Version
Then after three years I went up to Jerusalem to visit Cephas, and tarried with him fifteen days.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then after three years I went to Jerusalem to see Peter, and abode with him fifteen days.

Weymouth New Testament
Then, three years later, I went up to Jerusalem to inquire for Peter, and I spent a fortnight with him.

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Vincent's Word Studies

To see (ἱστορῆσαι)

N.T.o. 1. To inquire into: 2. to find out by inquiring: 3. to gain knowledge by visiting; to become personally acquainted with. In lxx, only 1 Esd. 1:33, 42, to relate, to record. Often in Class. The word here indicates that Paul went, not to obtain instruction, but to form acquaintance with Peter.

Cephas

See on Matthew 16:18; see on John 1:42; see on 1 Corinthians 1:12.

Galatians 1:18 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I went up. or, I returned.

Acts 9:26-29 And when Saul was come to Jerusalem, he assayed to join himself to the disciples: but they were all afraid of him...

Acts 22:17,18 And it came to pass, that, when I was come again to Jerusalem, even while I prayed in the temple, I was in a trance...

Cross References
John 1:42
He brought him to Jesus. Jesus looked at him and said, "You are Simon the son of John. You shall be called Cephas" (which means Peter).

Acts 9:22
But Saul increased all the more in strength, and confounded the Jews who lived in Damascus by proving that Jesus was the Christ.

Acts 9:23
When many days had passed, the Jews plotted to kill him,

Acts 9:26
And when he had come to Jerusalem, he attempted to join the disciples. And they were all afraid of him, for they did not believe that he was a disciple.

Galatians 2:7
On the contrary, when they saw that I had been entrusted with the gospel to the uncircumcised, just as Peter had been entrusted with the gospel to the circumcised

Galatians 2:9
and when James and Cephas and John, who seemed to be pillars, perceived the grace that was given to me, they gave the right hand of fellowship to Barnabas and me, that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.

Galatians 2:11
But when Cephas came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he stood condemned.

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