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 ritually 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, “Not at all, Lord, for I have never eaten anything that is common (unholy) and [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.

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
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

Πέτρος 
Petros 
Usage: 160

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

Not so
μηδαμῶς 
medamos 
not so
Usage: 2

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

for
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 And there came a voice to him, Rise, Peter, kill and eat. 14 But Peter said, “By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten anything unholy and unclean.” 15 And the voice spoke unto him again the second time, That which God has cleansed, do not call common.


Cross References

Ezekiel 4:14

Then said I, Ah Lord GOD! behold, my soul is not defiled: for from my youth up even until now have I not eaten of that which dies of itself, or is torn in pieces; neither has abominable flesh come into my mouth.

Leviticus 20:25

Therefore, ye shall differentiate between clean animals and unclean and between unclean fowls and clean; and ye shall not defile your persons by animals or by fowl or by any manner of living thing that moves on the ground which I have separated from you as unclean.

Genesis 19:18

And Lot said unto them, Oh, not so, my lords;

Exodus 10:11

It shall not be so: go now ye that are men and serve the LORD; for that is what ye did desire. And they were driven out from Pharaoh's presence.

Leviticus 11:1-25

And the LORD spoke unto Moses and to Aaron, saying unto them,

Deuteronomy 14:1-29

Ye are the sons of the LORD your God: ye shall not cut yourselves nor make any baldness over your eyes for the dead.

Ezekiel 44:31

The priests shall not eat of any thing that is dead of itself, or torn, whether it be fowl or beast.

Daniel 1:8

And Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king's food, nor with the wine which he drank; therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself.

Matthew 16:22

Then Peter, taking him aside, began to rebuke him, saying, Lord, be it far from thee; in no wise shall this happen unto thee.

Matthew 25:9

But the prudent answered, saying, Lest there be not enough for us and you, but go ye rather to them that sell and buy for yourselves.

Luke 1:60

And his mother answered and said, Not so, but he shall be called John.

Acts 9:5

And he said, Who art thou, Lord? And the Lord said, I AM Jesus whom thou dost persecute; it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.

Acts 10:28

And he said unto them, Ye know how that it is an abominable thing for a man that is a Jew to keep company or come unto one of another nation; but God has showed me that I should not call any man common or unclean.

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