Acts: Chapter 10

The Acts of the Apostles. The 10th Chapter
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Wycliffe (1382/95)
Tyndale (1526)
Geneva (1560)
King James (1611)
10:1 Forsooth some man was in Caesarea, Cornelius by name, a centurion of the company of knights, that is said of Italy; There was a certain man in Cesarea called Cornelius, a captain of the soldiers of italy, Furthermore there was a certain man in Cesarea called Cornelius, a captain of the band called the Italian band, There was a certain man in Cesarea, called Cornelius, a Centurion of the band called the Italian band,
10:2 a religious man, and dreading the Lord, with all his household; doing many alms to the people, and praying the Lord evermore. a devout man, and one that feared God with all his household, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed God alway. A devout man, and one that feared God with all his household, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed God continually. A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
10:3 This saw in a vision openly, as in the ninth hour of the day an angel of God entering in to him, and saying to him, Cornelius. The same man saw in a vision evidently about the ninth hour of the day the angel of god coming in unto him, and saying unto him: Cornelius. He saw in a vision evidently (about the ninth hour of the day) an Angel of God coming in to him, and saying unto him, Cornelius. He saw in a vision evidently, about the ninth hour of the day, an Angel of God coming in to him, and saying unto him, Cornelius.
10:4 And he beheld him, and was adread, and said, Who art thou, Lord? And he said to him, Thy prayers and thine almsdeeds have ascended up into mind, in the sight of the Lord. when he looked on him, he was afraid, and said: what is it lord? He said unto him: Thy prayers and thy alms are come up into remembrance in the presence of God. But when he looked on him, he was afraid, and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers & thine alms are come up into remembrance before God. And when he looked on him, he was afraid, and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial before God.
10:5 And now send men into Joppa, and call one Simon, that is named Peter. And now send men to Joppa, and call for one Simon named also Peter. Now therefore send men to Joppa, & call for Simon, whose surname is Peter. And now send men to Joppa, and call for one Simon, whose surname is Peter.
10:6 This is harboured at a man, Simon, currier, whose house is beside the sea. This shall say to thee, what it behooveth thee to do. he lodgeth with one Simon a tanner, whose house is by the seaside. He shall tell thee, what thou oughtest to do. He lodgeth with one Simon a tanner, whose house is by the sea side: he shall tell thee what thou oughtest to do. He lodgeth with one Simon a Tanner, whose house is by the Sea side; he shall tell thee what thou oughtest to do.
10:7 And when the angel that spake to him, had gone away, he called two men of his house, and a knight dreading the Lord, of them that obeyed to him. When the angel which spake unto Cornelius was departed, he called two of his household, and a devout soldier of them that waited on him, And when the Angel which spake unto Cornelius, was departed, he called two of his servants, & a soldier that feared God, one of them that waited on him, And when the Angel which spake unto Cornelius, was departed, he called two of his household servants, and a devout soldier of them that waited on him continually.
10:8 And when he had told to them all these things, he sent them into Joppa. to whom he told all the matter, and sent them to Joppa. And told them all things, and sent them to Joppa. And when he had declared all these things unto them, he sent them to Joppa.
10:9 And on the day following, while they made journey, and nighed to the city, Peter went up into the highest place of the house to pray, about the sixth hour. On the morrow as they went on their journey and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up into the uppermost part of the house to pray, about the sixth hour. On the morrow as they went on their journey, and drew near unto the city, Peter went up upon the house to pray, about the sixth hour. On the morrow as they went on their journey, and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the house to pray, about the sixth hour.
10:10 And when he hungered, he would have eaten. But while they made ready, an excess of soul fell on him; Then waxed he an hungered, and would have eaten. while they made ready for him He fell into a trance, Then waxed he an hungered, and would have eaten: but while they made something ready, he fell into a trance. And he became very hungry, and would have eaten: But while they made ready, he fell into a trance,
10:11 and he saw heaven opened, and some vessel coming down, as a great sheet with four cords, for to be sent down from heaven to earth, and saw heaven opened, and a certain vessel come down unto him, as it had been a great sheet, knit at the four corners, and was let down to the earth, And he saw heaven opened, and a certain vessel come down unto him, as it had been a great sheet, knit at the four corners, and was let down to the earth. And saw heaven opened, and a certain vessel descending unto him, as it had been a great sheet, knit at the four corners, and let down to the earth:
10:12 in which were all four-footed beasts, and creeping things of the earth, and volatiles of heaven. wherein were all manner of four footed beasts of the earth and vermin and worms, and fowls of the air. Wherein were all manner of four footed beasts of the earth, and wild beasts and creeping things, and fowls of the heaven. Wherein were all manner of four footed beasts of the earth, and wild beasts, and creeping things, and fowls of the air.
10:13 And a voice was made to him, Rise, Peter, slay, and eat. And a voice spake unto him from heaven: Rise Peter Kill and eat. And there came a voice to him, Arise, Peter: kill, and eat. And there came a voice to him, Rise, Peter: kill, and eat.
10:14 And Peter said, Lord, far be it from me, for I never eat any common thing and unclean. Peter said: God forbid lord, for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean. But Peter said, Not so, Lord: for I have never eaten any thing that is polluted, or unclean. But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.
10:15 And again the second time the voice was made to him, That thing that God hath cleansed, thou shalt not say unclean. And the voice spake unto him again the second time: What God hath cleansed that make thou not common. And the voice spake unto him again the second time, The things that God hath purified, pollute thou not. And the voice spake unto him again the second time, What God hath cleansed, that call not thou common.
10:16 And this thing was done by thrice; and anon the vessel was received again into heaven. This was done thrice And the vessel was received up again into heaven. This was so done thrice: and the vessel was drawn up again into heaven. This was done thrice: & the vessel was received up again into heaven.
10:17 And the while Peter within himself doubted, what the vision was which he saw, lo! the men, that were sent from Cornelius, seeking the house of Simon, stood nigh at the gate. While Peter mused in himself what this vision which he had seen meant, behold, the men which were sent from Cornelius, had made inquirance for Simon’s house, and stood before the door. Now while Peter doubted in himself what this vision which he had seen, meant, behold, the men which were sent from Cornelius, had inquired for Simon’s house, and stood at the gate, Now while Peter doubted in himself what this vision which he had seen, should mean: behold, the men which were sent from Cornelius, had made inquiry for Simon’s house, and stood before the gate,
10:18 And when they had called, they asked if Simon, that was named Peter, had there harbour. And called out one and asked whether Simon which was also called Peter, were lodged there. And called, & asked, whether Simon, which was surnamed Peter, were lodged there. And called, and asked whether Simon, which was surnamed Peter, were lodged there.
10:19 And while Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said to him, Lo! three men seek thee. While Peter thought on this vision, the spirit said unto him: Lo, men seek thee. And while Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek thee. While Peter thought on the vision, the spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek thee.
10:20 Therefore rise thou, and go down, and go with them, nothing doubting, for I sent them. arise therefore, get thee down, and go with them, and doubt not. For I have sent them. Arise therefore, and get thee down, & go with them, and doubt nothing: for I have sent them. Arise therefore, and get thee down, and go with them, doubting nothing: for I have sent them.
10:21 And Peter came down to the men, and said, Lo! I am, whom ye seek; what is the cause, for which ye have come? Peter went down to the men which were sent unto him from Cornelius, and said: Lo, I am he, whom ye seek. what is the cause wherefore ye are come? Then Peter went down to the men, which were sent unto him from Cornelius, & said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause wherefore ye are come? Then Peter went down to the men, which were sent unto him from Cornelius, and said, Behold, I am he, whom ye seek: what is the cause wherefore ye are come?
10:22 And they said, Cornelius, the centurion, a just man, and dreading God, and having good witnessing of all the folk of Jews, took answer of an holy angel, to call thee into his house, and to hear words of thee. They said unto him: Cornelius the captain a just man, and one that feareth God, and of good report among all the people of the jews was warned by an holy angel, to send for thee in to his house, and to hear words of thee. And they said, Cornelius the captain, a just man, and one that feareth God, and of good report among all the nation of the Jews, was warned from heaven by an holy Angel, to send for thee into his house, and to hear thy words. And they said, Cornelius the Centurion, a just man, and one that feareth God, and of good report among all the nation of the Jews, was warned from God by an holy Angel, to send for thee into his house, and to hear words of thee.
10:23 Therefore he led them in, and received in harbour; and that night they dwelled with him. And in the day following he rose, and went forth with them; and some of brethren from Joppa followed him. Then called he them in, and lodged them. On the morrow Peter went with them, and certain brethren from Joppa accompanied him. Then called he them in, & lodged them, and the next day, Peter went forth with them, and certain brethren from Joppa accompanied him. Then called he them in, and lodged them: And on the morrow Peter went away with them, and certain brethren from Joppa accompanied him.
10:24 And the tother day he entered into Caesarea. Forsooth Cornelius abode them, with his cousins, and necessary friends called together. And the third day entered they into Cesaria. Cornelius waited for them, and had called together his kinsmen, and special friends. And the day after, they entered into Cesarea. Now Cornelius waited for them, & had called together his kinsmen, and special friends. And the morrow after they entered into Cesarea: and Cornelius waited for them, and had called together his kinsmen and near friends.
10:25 And it was done, when Peter had entered, Cornelius came meeting him, and fell down at his feet, and worshipped him. And as it chanced Peter to come in, Cornelius met him, and fell down at his feet, and worshipped him. And it came to pass as Peter came in, that Cornelius met him, and fell down at his feet and worshipped him. And as Peter was coming in, Cornelius met him, and fell down at his feet, and worshipped him.
10:26 Peter soothly raised him, saying, Rise, and I myself am a man, as and thou. Peter took him up, saying: Even I myself am a man. But Peter took him up, saying, Stand up: for even I myself am a man. But Peter took him up, saying, Stand up, I myself also am a man.
10:27 And he speaking with him, entered in, and found many that came together. And as he talked with him he came in, and found many that were come together, And as he talked with him, he came in, & found many that were come together. And as he talked with him, he went in, and found many that were come together.
10:28 And he said to them, Ye know, how abominable it is to a man Jew, to be joined or to come to an alien; but God shewed to me, that no man say a man common, or unclean. And he said unto them: Ye do know how that it is an unlawful thing for a man being a jew to company or come unto an alien: But god hath shewed me that I should not call any man common or unclean: And he said unto them, Ye know that it is an unlawful thing for a man that is a Jew, to company or come unto one of another nation: but God hath shewed me, that I should not call any man polluted, or unclean. And he said unto them, Ye know how that it is an unlawful thing for a man that is a Jew, to keep company or come unto one of another nation: but God hath shewed me, that I should not call any man common or unclean.
10:29 For which thing I came, when I was called, without doubting. Therefore I ask you, for what cause have ye called me? therefore came I unto you without scruple, as soon as I was sent for. I ask you therefore: for what intent, have ye sent for me? Therefore came I unto you without saying nay, when I was sent for. I ask therefore, for what intent have ye sent for me. Therefore came I unto you without gainsaying, as soon as I was sent for. I ask therefore, for what intent ye have sent for me.
10:30 And Cornelius saith, From the fourth day passed till to this hour, I fasting was praying in the ninth hour in mine house. And lo! a man stood before me in a white cloth, And Cornelius said: This day now four days I fasted, and at the ninth hour I prayed in my house, and behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing, Then Cornelius said, Four days ago, about this hour, I fasted, and at the ninth hour I prayed in mine house, and behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing, And Cornelius said, Four days ago I was fasting until this hour, and at the ninth hour I prayed in my house, and behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing,
10:31 and said, Cornelius, thy prayer is heard, and thine almsdeeds be in mind in the sight of God. and said: Cornelius, thy prayer is heard, and thine almsdeeds are had in remembrance in the sight of God. And said, Cornelius, thy prayer is heard, and thine alms are had in remembrance in the sight of God. And said, Cornelius, thy prayer is heard, and thine alms are had in remembrance in the sight of God.
10:32 Therefore send into Joppa, and call Simon, that is named Peter; this is harboured in the house of Simon currier, beside the sea. This, when he shall come, shall speak to thee. send therefore to Joppa, and call for Simon which is also called Peter. He is lodged in the house of one Simon a tanner by the seaside, the which as soon as he is come, shall speak unto thee. Send therefore to Joppa, and call for Simon, whose surname is Peter (he is lodged in the house of Simon a tanner by the sea side) who when he cometh, shall speak unto thee. Send therefore to Joppa, and call hither Simon, whose surname is Peter; he is lodged in the house of one Simon a Tanner, by the Sea side, who when he cometh, shall speak unto thee.
10:33 Therefore anon I sent to thee, and thou didest well in coming to us. Now therefore we all be present in thy sight, to hear the words, whatever be commanded to thee of the Lord. Then sent I for thee immediately, and thou hast well done for to come. Now are we all here, present before god to hear all things that are commanded unto thee of God. Then sent I for thee immediately, and thou hast well done to come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear all things that are commanded thee of God. Immediately therefore I sent to thee, and thou hast well done, that thou art come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear all things that are commanded thee of God.
10:34 And Peter opened his mouth, and said, In truth I have found, that God is no acceptor of persons; Peter opened his mouth and said: Of a truth I perceive, that God is not partial, Then Peter opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive, that God is no accepter of persons. Then Peter opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons:
10:35 but in each folk he that dreadeth God, and worketh rightwiseness, is accepted to him. but in all people he that feareth him and worketh rightwiseness, is accepted with him. But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him. But in every nation, he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.
10:36 God sent a word to the children of Israel, shewing peace by Jesus Christ; this is the Lord of all men. Ye know the preaching that God sent unto the children of Israhel, preaching them peace by Jesus Christ (which is lord over all things) Ye know the word which God hath sent to the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ, which is Lord of all. The word which God sent unto the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ (he is Lord of all.)
10:37 Ye know the word that is made through all Judaea, forsooth beginning from Galilee, after the baptism that John preached, Jesus of Nazareth; which preaching was published throughout all jewry, and began in galile, after the baptism preached by Jhon, Even the word which came through all Judea beginning in Galile, after the baptism which John preached, That word (I say) you know which was published throughout all Judea, and began from Galilee, after the baptism which John preached:
10:38 how God anointed him with the Holy Ghost, and virtue; which passed forth in well doing, and healing all men oppressed of the devil, for God was with him. After that God had anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the holy ghost, and with power, he went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed with devils, for God was with him. To wit, how God anointed Jesus of Nazaret with the holy Ghost, and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil: for God was with him. How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the holy Ghost, and with power, who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil: for God was with him.
10:39 And we be witnesses of all things, which he did in the country of Jews, and Jerusalem; whom they slew, hanging on a tree. And we are witnesses of all things which he did in the land of the jews and at Jerusalem, whom they slew, and hung on tree. And we are witnesses of all things which he did both in the land of the Jews, and in Jerusalem: whom they slew, hanging him on a tree. And we are witnesses of all things which he did both in the land of the Jews, and in Hierusalem, whom they slew and hanged on a tree,
10:40 And God raised this in the third day, and gave him to be made known, Him God raised up the third day, and shewed him openly, Him God raised up the third day, and caused that he was shewed openly: Him God raised up the third day, and shewed him openly,
10:41 not to all the people, but to witnesses before-ordained of God; to us that ate and drank with him, after that he rose again from dead. not to all the people, but unto us witnesses chosen before of God, which ate and drank with him, after he arose from death. Not to all the people, but unto the witnesses chosen before of God, even to us which did eat and drink with him, after he arose from the dead. Not to all the people, but unto witnesses, chosen before of God, even to us who did eat and drink with him after he rose from the dead.
10:42 And he commanded to us to preach to the people, and to witness, that he it is, that is ordained of God doomsman of quick and dead. And he commanded us to preach unto the people and testify, that it is he that is ordained of God a judge of quick and dead. And he commanded us to preach unto the people, & to testify, that it is he that is ordained of God a judge of quick and dead. And he commanded us to preach unto the people, and to testify that it is he which was ordained of God to be the Judge of quick and dead.
10:43 To this all prophets bear witness, that all men that believe in him, shall receive remission of sins by his name. To him giveth all the prophets witness, that through his name shall receive remission of sins all that believe in him. To him also give all the Prophets witness, that through his Name all that believe in him, shall receive remission of sins. To him give all the Prophets witness, that through his Name whosoever believeth in him, shall receive remission of sins.
10:44 And yet while that Peter spake these words, the Holy Ghost fell on all that heard the word. While Peter yet spake these words, the holy ghost fell on all them which heard his preaching While Peter yet spake these words, the holy Ghost fell on all them which heard the word. While Peter yet spake these words, the holy Ghost fell on all them which heard the word.
10:45 And the faithful of circumcision wondered, that came with Peter, that also into nations the grace of the Holy Ghost is shed out. And they of the circumcision which believed were astonied, as many as came with Peter, because that on the gentiles also was shed out the gift of the holy ghost. So they of the circumcision which believed, were astonied, as many as came with Peter, because that on the Gentiles also was poured out the gift of the holy Ghost. And they of the circumcision which believed, were astonished, as many as came with Peter, because that on the Gentiles also was poured out the gift of the holy Ghost.
10:46 Forsooth they heard them speak with tongues, and magnifying God. Then Peter answered, For they heard them speak with tongues, and magnify God. Then answered Peter: For they heard them speak with tongues, & magnify God. Then answered Peter, For they heard them speak with tongues, and magnify God. Then answered Peter,
10:47 Whether any man may forbid water, that these be not baptized, that have received the Holy Ghost as and we? can any man forbid water that these should not be baptised, which have received the holy ghost as well as we? Can any man forbid water, that these should not be baptized, which have received the holy Ghost, as well as we? Can any man forbid water, that these should not be baptized, which have received the holy Ghost, as well as we?
10:48 And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. Then they prayed him, that he should dwell with them some days. And he commanded them to be baptised in the name of the lord. Then prayed they him, to tarry a few days. So he commanded them to be baptized in the Name of the Lord. Then prayed they him to tarry certain days. And he commanded them to be baptized in the Name of the Lord. Then prayed they him to tarry certain days.
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