10:1There was a certain man in Caesarea called Cornelius, a centurion of the band called the Italian band,
10:2A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
10:3He saw in a vision evidently about the ninth hour of the day an angel of God coming in to him, and saying unto him, Cornelius.
10:4And when he looked on him, he was afraid, and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial before God.
10:5And now send men to Joppa, and call for one Simon, whose surname is Peter:
10:6He lodgeth with one Simon a tanner, whose house is by the sea side: he shall tell thee what thou oughtest to do.
10:7And when the angel which spake unto Cornelius was departed, he called two of his household servants, and a devout soldier of them that waited on him continually;