But he becamehungry and was desiring to eat ; but while they were makingpreparations, he 1fell into a trance ;
and he saw2the askyopened up, and an bobjectlike a greatsheetcomingdown, lowered by fourcorners to the ground,
and there were in it all kinds of four-footedanimals and ccrawlingcreatures of the earth and birds of the dair.
A voicecame to him, "Get up, Peter, ekill and eat !"
But Petersaid, "By nomeans, 3Lord, for 4I have nevereatenanythingfunholy and unclean."
15Again a voice came to him a secondtime, "5WhatGod has cleansed, no longer considergunholy."
16Thishappenedthreetimes, and immediately the hobject was taken up into the isky.
17NowwhilePeter was greatlyperplexed in jmind as to what6the visionwhich he had seen might be, behold, 7the men who had been sent by Cornelius, having askeddirections for Simon'shouse, appeared at the gate ;
and calling out, they were askingwhetherSimon, who was also calledPeter, was stayingthere.
While Peter was reflecting on 8the vision, 9the Spiritsaid to him, "Behold, kthreemen are looking for you.
"But get up, godownstairs and 10accompany them lwithoutmisgivings, for I have sent them Myself."