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Acts 10

TNIV 1 At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion in what was known as the Italian Regiment. NIV 1 At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion in what was known as the Italian Regiment. TNIV 2 He and all his family were devout and God-fearing; he gave generously to those in need and prayed to God regularly. NIV 2 He and all his family were devout and God-fearing; he gave generously to those in need and prayed to God regularly. TNIV 3 One day at about three in the afternoon he had a vision. He distinctly saw an angel of God, who came to him and said, "Cornelius!" NIV 3 One day at about three in the afternoon he had a vision. He distinctly saw an angel of God, who came to him and said, "Cornelius!" TNIV 4 Cornelius stared at him in fear. "What is it, Lord?" he asked. The angel answered, "Your prayers and gifts to the poor have come up as a memorial offering before God. NIV 4 Cornelius stared at him in fear. "What is it, Lord?" he asked. The angel answered, "Your prayers and gifts to the poor have come up as a memorial offering before God. TNIV 5 Now send men to Joppa to bring back a man named Simon who is called Peter. NIV 5 Now send men to Joppa to bring back a man named Simon who is called Peter. TNIV 6 He is staying with Simon the tanner, whose house is by the sea." NIV 6 He is staying with Simon the tanner, whose house is by the sea." TNIV 7 When the angel who spoke to him had gone, Cornelius called two of his servants and a devout soldier who was one of his attendants. NIV 7 When the angel who spoke to him had gone, Cornelius called two of his servants and a devout soldier who was one of his attendants. TNIV 8 He told them everything that had happened and sent them to Joppa. NIV 8 He told them everything that had happened and sent them to Joppa. TNIV 9 About noon the following day as they were on their journey and approaching the city, Peter went up on the roof to pray. NIV 9 About noon the following day as they were on their journey and approaching the city, Peter went up on the roof to pray. TNIV 10 He became hungry and wanted something to eat, and while the meal was being prepared, he fell into a trance. NIV 10 He became hungry and wanted something to eat, and while the meal was being prepared, he fell into a trance. TNIV 11 He saw heaven opened and something like a large sheet being let down to earth by its four corners. NIV 11 He saw heaven opened and something like a large sheet being let down to earth by its four corners. TNIV 12 It contained all kinds of four-footed animals, as well as reptiles and birds. NIV 12 It contained all kinds of four-footed animals, as well as reptiles of the earth and birds of the air. TNIV 13 Then a voice told him, "Get up, Peter. Kill and eat." NIV 13 Then a voice told him, "Get up, Peter. Kill and eat." TNIV 14 "Surely not, Lord!" Peter replied. "I have never eaten anything impure or unclean." NIV 14 "Surely not, Lord!" Peter replied. "I have never eaten anything impure or unclean." TNIV 15 The voice spoke to him a second time, "Do not call anything impure that God has made clean." NIV 15 The voice spoke to him a second time, "Do not call anything impure that God has made clean." TNIV 16 This happened three times, and immediately the sheet was taken back to heaven. NIV 16 This happened three times, and immediately the sheet was taken back to heaven. TNIV 17 While Peter was wondering about the meaning of the vision, the men sent by Cornelius found out where Simon's house was and stopped at the gate. NIV 17 While Peter was wondering about the meaning of the vision, the men sent by Cornelius found out where Simon's house was and stopped at the gate. TNIV 18 They called out, asking if Simon who was known as Peter was staying there. NIV 18 They called out, asking if Simon who was known as Peter was staying there. TNIV 19 While Peter was still thinking about the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Simon, three men are looking for you. NIV 19 While Peter was still thinking about the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Simon, three men are looking for you. TNIV 20 So get up and go downstairs. Do not hesitate to go with them, for I have sent them." NIV 20 So get up and go downstairs. Do not hesitate to go with them, for I have sent them." TNIV 21 Peter went down and said to the men, "I'm the one you're looking for. Why have you come?" NIV 21 Peter went down and said to the men, "I'm the one you're looking for. Why have you come?" TNIV 22 The men replied, "We have come from Cornelius the centurion. He is a righteous and God-fearing man, who is respected by all the Jewish people. A holy angel told him to ask you to come to his house so that he could hear what you have to say." NIV 22 The men replied, "We have come from Cornelius the centurion. He is a righteous and God-fearing man, who is respected by all the Jewish people. A holy angel told him to have you come to his house so that he could hear what you have to say." TNIV 23 Then Peter invited the men into the house to be his guests. The next day Peter started out with them, and some of the believers from Joppa went along. NIV 23 Then Peter invited the men into the house to be his guests. The next day Peter started out with them, and some of the brothers from Joppa went along. TNIV 24 The following day he arrived in Caesarea. Cornelius was expecting them and had called together his relatives and close friends. NIV 24 The following day he arrived in Caesarea. Cornelius was expecting them and had called together his relatives and close friends. TNIV 25 As Peter entered the house, Cornelius met him and fell at his feet in reverence. NIV 25 As Peter entered the house, Cornelius met him and fell at his feet in reverence. TNIV 26 But Peter made him get up. "Stand up," he said, "I am only human myself." NIV 26 But Peter made him get up. "Stand up," he said, "I am only a man myself." TNIV 27 While talking with him, Peter went inside and found a large gathering of people. NIV 27 Talking with him, Peter went inside and found a large gathering of people. TNIV 28 He said to them: "You are well aware that it is against our law for a Jew to associate with Gentiles or visit them. But God has shown me that I should not call anyone impure or unclean. NIV 28 He said to them: "You are well aware that it is against our law for a Jew to associate with a Gentile or visit him. But God has shown me that I should not call any man impure or unclean. TNIV 29 So when I was sent for, I came without raising any objection. May I ask why you sent for me?" NIV 29 So when I was sent for, I came without raising any objection. May I ask why you sent for me?" TNIV 30 Cornelius answered: "Three days ago I was in my house praying at this hour, at three in the afternoon. Suddenly a man in shining clothes stood before me NIV 30 Cornelius answered: "Four days ago I was in my house praying at this hour, at three in the afternoon. Suddenly a man in shining clothes stood before me TNIV 31 and said, 'Cornelius, God has heard your prayer and remembered your gifts to the poor. NIV 31 and said, 'Cornelius, God has heard your prayer and remembered your gifts to the poor. TNIV 32 Send to Joppa for Simon who is called Peter. He is a guest in the home of Simon the tanner, who lives by the sea.' NIV 32 Send to Joppa for Simon who is called Peter. He is a guest in the home of Simon the tanner, who lives by the sea.' TNIV 33 So I sent for you immediately, and it was good of you to come. Now we are all here in the presence of God to listen to everything the Lord has commanded you to tell us." NIV 33 So I sent for you immediately, and it was good of you to come. Now we are all here in the presence of God to listen to everything the Lord has commanded you to tell us." TNIV 34 Then Peter began to speak: "I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism NIV 34 Then Peter began to speak: "I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism TNIV 35 but accepts those from every nation who fear him and do what is right. NIV 35 but accepts men from every nation who fear him and do what is right. TNIV 36 You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, announcing the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all. NIV 36 You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, telling the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all. TNIV 37 You know what has happened throughout the province of Judea, beginning in Galilee after the baptism that John preached-- NIV 37 You know what has happened throughout Judea, beginning in Galilee after the baptism that John preached-- TNIV 38 how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and power, and how he went around doing good and healing all who were under the power of the devil, because God was with him. NIV 38 how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and power, and how he went around doing good and healing all who were under the power of the devil, because God was with him. TNIV 39 "We are witnesses of everything he did in the country of the Jews and in Jerusalem. They killed him by hanging him on a cross, NIV 39 "We are witnesses of everything he did in the country of the Jews and in Jerusalem. They killed him by hanging him on a tree, TNIV 40 but God raised him from the dead on the third day and caused him to be seen. NIV 40 but God raised him from the dead on the third day and caused him to be seen. TNIV 41 He was not seen by all the people, but by witnesses whom God had already chosen--by us who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead. NIV 41 He was not seen by all the people, but by witnesses whom God had already chosen--by us who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead. TNIV 42 He commanded us to preach to the people and to testify that he is the one whom God appointed as judge of the living and the dead. NIV 42 He commanded us to preach to the people and to testify that he is the one whom God appointed as judge of the living and the dead. TNIV 43 All the prophets testify about him that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name." NIV 43 All the prophets testify about him that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name." TNIV 44 While Peter was still speaking these words, the Holy Spirit came on all who heard the message. NIV 44 While Peter was still speaking these words, the Holy Spirit came on all who heard the message. TNIV 45 The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astonished that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out even on Gentiles. NIV 45 The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astonished that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out even on the Gentiles. TNIV 46 For they heard them speaking in tongues and praising God. Then Peter said, NIV 46 For they heard them speaking in tongues and praising God. Then Peter said, TNIV 47 "Surely no one can stand in the way of their being baptized with water. They have received the Holy Spirit just as we have." NIV 47 "Can anyone keep these people from being baptized with water? They have received the Holy Spirit just as we have." TNIV 48 So he ordered that they be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked Peter to stay with them for a few days. NIV 48 So he ordered that they be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked Peter to stay with them for a few days.