Acts 11:1-6 NIV

Peter Explains His Actions

1 The apostles and the brothers1 throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God.2

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2 So when Peter went up to Jerusalem, the circumcised believers3 criticized him

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3 and said, "You went into the house of uncircumcised men and ate with them."4

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4 Peter began and explained everything to them precisely as it had happened:
5 "I was in the city of Joppa praying, and in a trance I saw a vision.5 I saw something like a large sheet being let down from heaven by its four corners, and it came down to where I was.

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6 I looked into it and saw four-footed animals of the earth, wild beasts, reptiles, and birds of the air.