Acts 10:35
Good News Translation
Those who fear him and do what is right are acceptable to him, no matter what race they belong to.

New Revised Standard Version
but in every nation anyone who fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him.

Contemporary English Version
God is pleased with everyone who worships him and does right, no matter what nation they come from.

New American Bible
Rather, in every nation whoever fears him and acts uprightly is acceptable to him.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But in every nation, he that feareth him and worketh justice is acceptable to him.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

But in every nation, he that feareth him and worketh justice is acceptable to him.


Acts 15:9 And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.

Isaiah 56:3-8 And let not the son of the stranger, that adhereth to the Lord, speak, saying: The Lord will divide and separate me from his people. And let not the eunuch say: Behold I am a dry tree. . . .

Romans 2:13,25-29 For not the hearers of the law are just before God: but the doers of the law shall be justified. . . .

Romans 3:22,29,30 Even the justice of God, by faith of Jesus Christ, unto all, and upon all them that believe in him: for there is no distinction. . . .

Romans 10:12,13 For there is no distinction of the Jew and the Greek: for the same is Lord over all, rich unto all that call upon him. . . .

1 Corinthians 12:13 For in one Spirit were we all baptized into one body, whether Jews or Gentiles, whether bond or free: and in one Spirit we have all been made to drink.

Galatians 3:28 There is neither Jew nor Greek: there is neither bond nor free: there is neither male nor female. For you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Ephesians 2:13-18 But now in Christ Jesus, you, who some time were afar off, are made nigh by the blood of Christ. . . .

Ephesians 3:6-8 That the Gentiles should be fellow heirs and of the same body: and copartners of his promise in Christ Jesus, by the gospel . . .

Philippians 3:3 For we are the circumcision, who in spirit serve God and glory in Christ Jesus, not having confidence in the flesh.

Colossians 1:6,23-27 Which is come unto you, as also it is in the whole world and bringeth forth fruit and groweth, even as it doth in you, since the day you heard and knew the grace of God in truth. . . .

Colossians 3:11 Where there is neither Gentile nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian nor Scythian, bond nor free. But Christ is all and in all.


Acts 10:2 A religious man, and fearing God with all his house, giving much alms to the people and always praying to God.

Acts 9:31 Now, the church had peace throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria: and was edified, walking in the fear of the Lord: and was filled with the consolation of the Holy Ghost.

Job 28:28 And he said to man: Behold the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom: and to depart from evil, is understanding.

Psalm 19:9 The fear of the Lord is holy, enduring for ever and ever: the judgments of the Lord are true, justified in themselves.

Psalm 85:9 Surely his salvation is near to them that fear him : that glory may dwell in our land.

Psalm 111:10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. A good understanding to all that do it: his praise continueth for ever and ever.

Proverbs 1:7 My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother:

Proverbs 2:5 Because the Lord giveth wisdom: and out of his mouth cometh prudence and knowledge.

Proverbs 3:7 For it shall be health to thy navel, and moistening to thy bones.

Proverbs 16:6 By mercy and truth iniquity is redeemed; and by the fear of the Lord men depart from evil.

Ecclesiastes 12:13 Let us all hear together the conclusion of the discourse. Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is all man:

2 Corinthians 7:1 Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of the flesh and of the spirit, perfecting sanctification in the fear of God.

Ephesians 5:21 Being subject one to another, in the fear of Christ.

1 John 2:29 If you know that he is just, know ye, that every one also who doth justice is born of him.


Genesis 4:5-7 But to Cain and his offerings he had no respect: and Cain was exceeding angry, and his countenance fell. . . .

Hosea 8:13 They shall offer victims, they shall sacrifice flesh, and shall eat it, and the Lord will not receive them: now will he remember their iniquity, and will visit their sins: they shall return to Egypt.

Luke 1:28 And the angel being come in, said unto her: Hail, full of grace, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women.


Ephesians 1:6 Unto the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he hath graced us, in his beloved son.

Hebrews 11:4-6 By faith Abel offered to God a sacrifice exceeding that of Cain, by which he obtained a testimony that he was just, God giving testimony to his gifts. And by it he being dead yet speaketh. . . .

Good News for Gentiles
34And Peter opening his mouth, said: in very deed I perceive that God is not a respecter of persons. 35But in every nation, he that feareth him and worketh justice is acceptable to him. 36God sent the word to the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ (He is Lord of all).…
Cross References
Acts 10:2
A religious man, and fearing God with all his house, giving much alms to the people and always praying to God.

Acts 10:28
And he said to them: you know how abominable it is for a man that is a Jew to keep company or to come unto one of another nation: but God hath shewed to me, to call no man common or unclean.

Romans 2:14
For when the Gentiles, who have not the law, do by nature those things that are of the law; these, having not the law, are a law to themselves.

Acts 10:34
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