And a great comfort it was, for the saints were confirmed in their freedom from the Jewish yoke, those who troubled them were silenced, and the Gentiles were still further encouraged to receive the gospel. The Antioch Christians had done well to seek a settlement of a vexed question.
Ye Gentile sinners, ne’er forget
The wormwood and the gall;
Go—spread your trophies at his feet,
And crown him Lord of all.