Acts 10:1-8 LEB

Cornelius Has a Vision

1 Now [there was] a certain man in Caesarea {named}a Cornelius, a centurion of what was called the Italian Cohort,

References for Acts 10:1

    • ǐ 10:1 - Literally "by name"
      2 devout and fearing God together with all his household, doing many charitable deeds for the people and praying to God {continually}.b

      References for Acts 10:2

        • Ǒ 10:2 - Literally "through everything"
          3 About the ninth hour of the day, he saw clearly in a vision an angel of God coming to him and saying to him, "Cornelius."
          4 And he stared at him and became terrified [and]c said, "What is [it], Lord?" And he said to him, "Your prayers and your charitable deeds have gone up for a memorial offering before God.

          References for Acts 10:4

            • ǒ 10:4 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("became") has been translated as a finite verb
              5 And now, send men to Joppa and summon a certain Simon, who is also called Peter.
              6 This man is staying as a guest with a certain Simon, a tanner,d whose house is by the sea."

              References for Acts 10:6

                • Ǔ 10:6 - Or "with a certain Simon Berseus"; most modern English versions treat the word as Simon's profession ("Simon the tanner"), but the word may actually be a surname ("Simon Berseus" or "Simon Tanner")
                  7 And when the angel who spoke to him departed, he summoned two of the household slaves and a devout soldier from those who attended him,
                  8 and [after he]e had explained everything to them, he sent them to Joppa.

                  References for Acts 10:8

                    • ǔ 10:8 - *Here "[after]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("had explained") which is understood as temporal