Acts 10:44-48

44 While Peter was still saying these things, the Holy Spirit fell on all who heard the word. 45 And the believers from among the circumcised who had come with Peter were amazed, because the gift of the Holy Spirit was poured out even on the Gentiles. 46 For they were hearing them speaking in tongues and extolling God. Then Peter declared, 47 “Can anyone withhold water for baptizing these people, who have received the Holy Spirit just as we have?” 48 And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked him to remain for some days.

One response to “Acts 10:44-48

  1. God sent signs, as much for Peter and the Jews, as for these Gentile converts. The power of the Spirit fell on the Gentiles and showed God’s work in them and reaffirmed that Christ was for the Jews and non-Jews alike. Often, the religious and spiritual leaders, like Peter, need reinforcement of God’s plans and way to overcome our own religious ideas that limit Christ.

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