Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But Peter said, "By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten anything unholy and unclean."

King James Version

But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.

Holman Bible

"No, Lord!" Peter said. "For I have never eaten anything common and unclean!"

International Standard Version

But Peter said, "Absolutely not, Lord, for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean!"

A Conservative Version

But Peter said, Not so, Lord, because I have never eaten anything profane or unclean.

American Standard Version

But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common and unclean.

Amplified

But Peter said, No, by no means, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common and unhallowed or [ceremonially] unclean.

An Understandable Version

But Peter answered, "No, Lord, I cannot. I have never eaten any such ordinary or [ceremonially] unfit creatures."

Anderson New Testament

But Peter said: By no means, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing common or unclean.

Bible in Basic English

But Peter said, No, Lord; for I have never taken food which is common or unclean.

Common New Testament

But Peter said, "No, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean."

Daniel Mace New Testament

but Peter said, not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.

Darby Translation

And Peter said, In no wise, Lord; for I have never eaten anything common or unclean.

Godbey New Testament

And Peter said, By no means, Lord, because I never was in the habit of eating anything unconsecrated and unclean.

Goodspeed New Testament

But Peter said, "Never, sir! For I have never eaten anything that was not ceremonially cleansed."

John Wesley New Testament

But Peter said, In no wise, Lord: for I have never eaten any thing common or unclean.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.

Julia Smith Translation

And Peter said, By no means, Lord; for never ate I anything common or unclean.

King James 2000

But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But Peter said, "Certainly not, Lord! For I have never eaten anything common and unclean!"

Modern King James verseion

But Peter said, Not so, Lord, for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But Peter said, "God forbid Lord, for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean."

Moffatt New Testament

But Peter said, "No, no, my Lord; I have never eaten anything common or unclean."

Montgomery New Testament

"Not so, my Lord," answered Peter, "for I have never yet eaten anything common and unclean."

NET Bible

But Peter said, "Certainly not, Lord, for I have never eaten anything defiled and ritually unclean!"

New Heart English Bible

But Peter said, "Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean."

Noyes New Testament

But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten anything common and unclean.

Sawyer New Testament

But Peter said, By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten any thing common and impure.

The Emphasized Bible

But Peter said - By no means, Lord! because, at no time, have I eaten anything common or unclean.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But Peter said, By no means, Lord for I have never at any time eaten of any thing common or unclean.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"No, Lord, I cannot," answered Peter, "for I have never eaten anything 'defiled' and 'unclean'."

Webster

But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.

Weymouth New Testament

"On no account, Lord," he replied; "for I have never yet eaten anything unholy and impure."

Williams New Testament

But Peter said, "Never by any means, sir, for I have never eaten anything common, or not ceremonially cleansed."

World English Bible

But Peter said, "Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean."

Worrell New Testament

But Peter said, "By no means, Lord! because never at any time did I eat anything common or unclean."

Worsley New Testament

But Peter said, By no means, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing polluted or unclean.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Peter said, 'Not so, Lord; because at no time did I eat anything common or unclean;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

Πέτρος 
Petros 
Usage: 160

ἔπω 
Epo 
Usage: 824

Not so
μηδαμῶς 
medamos 
not so
Usage: 2

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

I have
φάγω 
Phago 
Usage: 54

οὐδέποτε 
Oudepote 
Usage: 10

φάγω 
Phago 
Usage: 54

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

κοινός 
Koinos 
Usage: 12

or
ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

Context Readings

Peter Has A Vision

13 A voice came to him, "Get up, Peter, kill and eat!" 14 But Peter said, "By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten anything unholy and unclean." 15 Again a voice came to him a second time, "What God has cleansed, no longer consider unholy."


Cross References

Ezekiel 4:14

But I said, "Ah, Lord GOD! Behold, I have never been defiled; for from my youth until now I have never eaten what died of itself or was torn by beasts, nor has any unclean meat ever entered my mouth."

Leviticus 20:25

'You are therefore to make a distinction between the clean animal and the unclean, and between the unclean bird and the clean; and you shall not make yourselves detestable by animal or by bird or by anything that creeps on the ground, which I have separated for you as unclean.

Genesis 19:18

But Lot said to them, "Oh no, my lords!

Exodus 10:11

"Not so! Go now, the men among you, and serve the LORD, for that is what you desire." So they were driven out from Pharaoh's presence.

Leviticus 11:1-25

The LORD spoke again to Moses and to Aaron, saying to them,

Deuteronomy 14:1-29

"You are the sons of the LORD your God; you shall not cut yourselves nor shave your forehead for the sake of the dead.

Ezekiel 44:31

"The priests shall not eat any bird or beast that has died a natural death or has been torn to pieces.

Daniel 1:8

But Daniel made up his mind that he would not defile himself with the king's choice food or with the wine which he drank; so he sought permission from the commander of the officials that he might not defile himself.

Matthew 16:22

Peter took Him aside and began to rebuke Him, saying, "God forbid it, Lord! This shall never happen to You."

Matthew 25:9

"But the prudent answered, 'No, there will not be enough for us and you too; go instead to the dealers and buy some for yourselves.'

Luke 1:60

But his mother answered and said, "No indeed; but he shall be called John."

Acts 9:5

And he said, "Who are You, Lord?" And He said, "I am Jesus whom you are persecuting,

Acts 10:28

And he said to them, "You yourselves know how unlawful it is for a man who is a Jew to associate with a foreigner or to visit him; and yet God has shown me that I should not call any man unholy or unclean.



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