Acts 10:9

“ On the morrow as they went on their iourney, and drew nigh vnto the citie, Peter went vp vpon the house to pray, about the sixth houre.”

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Other Translations for Acts 10:9

On the morrow, as they went on their journey, and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray about the sixth hour:
- King James Version

On the next day, as they were on their way and approaching the city, Peter went up on the housetop about the sixth hour to pray.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now on the morrow, as they were on their journey, and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray, about the sixth hour:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now the day after, when they were on their journey and were near the town, Peter went up to the top of the house for prayer, about the sixth hour:
- Basic English Bible

And on the morrow, as these were journeying and drawing near to the city, Peter went up on the house to pray, about the sixth hour.
- Darby Bible

On the morrow, as they were going on their journey, and drew nigh to the city, Peter went up upon the house-top to pray, about the sixth hour:
- Webster's Bible

The next day, while they were still on their journey and were getting near the town, about noon Peter went up on the house-top to pray.
- Weymouth Bible

Now on the next day as they were on their journey, and got close to the city, Peter went up on the housetop to pray at about noon.
- World English Bible

And on the dai suynge, while thei maden iournei, and neiyeden to the citee, Petre wente vp in to the hiest place of the hous to preie, aboute the sixte our.
- Wycliffe Bible

And on the morrow, as these are proceeding on the way, and are drawing nigh to the city, Peter went up upon the house-top to pray, about the sixth hour,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Commentary for Acts 10:9

People's Bible Notes for Acts 10:9


Ac 10:9 On the morrow, as they . . . drew nigh to the city. Starting in the evening, after three o'clock, they could be near Joppa, thirty miles distant, the next day, "at the sixth hour", or about twelve o'clock. Went up upon the house top to pray. To the flat roof of the house, surrounded by the usual balustrade about four feet high, a place of retirement, and often the sleeping place of the family in the warm season. Moses required balustrades to the roofs (De 22:8). See also 1Sa 9:25.

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