Acts 10:3-7

One day at about three in the afternoon he had a vision. He distinctly saw an angel of God, who came to him and said, “Cornelius!”

Cornelius stared at him in fear. “What is it, Lord?” he asked.

The angel answered, “Your prayers and gifts to the poor have come up as a memorial offering before God. Now send men to Joppa to bring back a man named Simon who is called Peter. He is staying with Simon the tanner, whose house is by the sea.”

When the angel who spoke to him had gone, Cornelius called two of his servants and a devout soldier who was one of his attendants. He told them everything that had happened and sent them to Joppa.

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One response to “Acts 10:3-7

  1. Add faith and obedience to his attributes. It is hard to say what I would do if an angel of God appeared to me, but I am pretty sure that I would ponder it, doubt myself, and try to determine what it meant. He accepted it as God, acknowledged the angels as from the Lord, and obeyed and sent.

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