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centurion of the band called the Italian band,
ACT 10:2 A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house,
which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
ACT 10:3 He 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.
ACT 10:4 And 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.
ACT 10:5 And now send men to Joppa, and call for one Simon, whose
surname is Peter:
ACT 10:6 He lodgeth with one Simon a tanner, whose house is by the sea
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