and he saw1the 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, 2Lord, for 3I have nevereatenanythingfunholy and unclean."
15Again a voice came to him a secondtime, "4WhatGod has cleansed, no longer considergunholy."
16Thishappenedthreetimes, and immediately the hobject was taken up into the isky.
17NowwhilePeter was greatlyperplexed in jmind as to what5the visionwhich he had seen might be, behold, 6the 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 7the vision, 8the Spiritsaid to him, "Behold, kthreemen are looking for you.
"But get up, godownstairs and 9accompany them lwithoutmisgivings, for I have sent them Myself."
21Peterwentdown to the men and said, "Behold, I am the one you are looking for; what is the reason for which you have come ?"