Acts 10:34-35

Gentiles Hear the Good News

34 So Peter opened his mouth and said: "Truly I understand that 1God 2shows no partiality,
35 but 3in every nation anyone who fears him and 4does what is right is acceptable to him.

Acts 10:34-35 In-Context

32 Send therefore to Joppa and ask for Simon who is called Peter. He is lodging in the house of Simon, a tanner, by the sea.'
33 So I sent for you at once, and you have been kind enough to come. Now therefore we are all here in the presence of God to hear all that you have been commanded by the Lord."
34 So Peter opened his mouth and said: "Truly I understand that God shows no partiality,
35 but in every nation anyone who fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him.
36 As for the word that he sent to Israel, preaching good news of peace through Jesus Christ (he is Lord of all),
37 you yourselves know what happened throughout all Judea, beginning from Galilee after the baptism that John proclaimed:

Cross References 4

  • 1. [ver. 28; Acts 15:19; Deuteronomy 1:17; Romans 3:29]; See Deuteronomy 10:17
  • 2. Proverbs 24:23; James 2:1, 9; [Jude 16]
  • 3. [See ver. 34 above]
  • 4. Isaiah 64:5
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