Acts 11:8

8 “I replied, ‘Surely not, Lord! Nothing impure or unclean has ever entered my mouth.’

Read Acts 11:8 Using Other Translations

But I said, Not so, Lord: for nothing common or unclean hath at any time entered into my mouth.
But I said, 'By no means, Lord; for nothing common or unclean has ever entered my mouth.'
“‘No, Lord,’ I replied. ‘I have never eaten anything that our Jewish laws have declared impure or unclean. ’

What does Acts 11:8 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Acts 11:8

But I said, not so, Lord
For he took the voice he heard to be the voice of the Lord, and yet he was not obedient to the heavenly vision, and even though he was an hungry; which shows what a strict observer he was of the ceremonies of the law, and how much he was prejudiced in favour of them:

for nothing common or unclean hath at any time entered into my
mouth;
he had not suffered anything to come within his lips; he had not even tasted, and much less ate anything that was forbidden by the ceremonial law, so strictly had he observed it.

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