Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
Then a spirit passed before my face; the hair of my flesh stood up.
And while I was speaking, and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before LORD my God for the holy mountain of my God,
And Cornelius said, Four days ago I was fasting until this hour, and the ninth hour praying in my house. And behold, a man stood before me in bright apparel.
Now at the same time Peter and John were going up into the temple, at the hour of prayer, the ninth.
And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out in a great voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? That is, My God, my God, why have thou forsaken me?
And it was about the sixth hour, and darkness occurred over the whole land until the ninth hour.
But an agent of Lord opened the prison doors by night, and after leading them out, he said,
And he informed us how he saw the heavenly agent in his house, who stood and said to him, Send forth men to Joppa, and summon Simon, the man surnamed Peter,
And behold, an agent of Lord stood near, and light shone in the room. And after striking the side of Peter, he raised him up, saying, Get up quickly. And his chains fell off from his hands.
For there stood by me this night an agent of the God whose I am, whom also I serve,
And an agent of Lord became visible to him, standing on the right side of the altar of incense.
And the agent said to them, Fear not, for behold, I bring you good-news of great joy that will be to all the people,
Having become so much better than the heavenly agents, as he has inherited a more excellent name than they.