New Living Translation
He told me, 'Cornelius, your prayer has been heard, and your gifts to the poor have been noticed by God!
King James Bible
And said, Cornelius, thy prayer is heard, and thine alms are had in remembrance in the sight of God.
Darby Bible Translation
and said, Cornelius, thy prayer has been heard, and thy alms have come in remembrance before God.
World English Bible
and said, 'Cornelius, your prayer is heard, and your gifts to the needy are remembered in the sight of God.
Young's Literal Translation
and he said, Cornelius, thy prayer was heard, and thy kind acts were remembered before God;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:31 Thy prayer is heard - Doubtless he had been praying for instruction, how to worship God in the most acceptable manner.
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.
Then he said, "Don't be afraid, Daniel. Since the first day you began to pray for understanding and to humble yourself before your God, your request has been heard in heaven. I have come in answer to your prayer.
Cornelius replied, "Four days ago I was praying in my house about this same time, three o'clock in the afternoon. Suddenly, a man in dazzling clothes was standing in front of me.
Now send messengers to Joppa, and summon a man named Simon Peter. He is staying in the home of Simon, a tanner who lives near the seashore.'
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