New Living Translation
The same vision was repeated three times. Then the sheet was suddenly pulled up to heaven.
King James Bible
This was done thrice: and the vessel was received up again into heaven.
Darby Bible Translation
And this took place thrice, and the vessel was straightway taken up into heaven.
World English Bible
This was done three times, and immediately the vessel was received up into heaven.
Young's Literal Translation
and this was done thrice, and again was the vessel received up to the heaven.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:16 This was done thrice - To make the deeper impression.
LibraryMay the Twenty-Sixth the Uniting of Sundered Peoples
"On the Gentiles also was poured out the gift of the Holy Ghost." --ACTS x. 34-48. And this is ever the issue of a true outpouring of the Spirit: sundered peoples become one. At "low tide" there are multitudes of separated pools along the shore: at "high tide" they flow together, and the little distinctions are lost in a splendid union. It is so racially. "Jew and Gentile!" Peter and Cornelius lose their prejudices in the emancipating ministry of the Spirit. And so shall it be with English and …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
The Outpouring of the Holy Spirit
The Candour of the Writers of the New Testament.
Devotion to God.
Afterward the Spirit of God carried me back again to Babylonia, to the people in exile there. And so ended the vision of my visit to Jerusalem.
But the voice spoke again: "Do not call something unclean if God has made it clean."
Peter was very perplexed. What could the vision mean? Just then the men sent by Cornelius found Simon's house. Standing outside the gate,
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