Acts 10:48

“And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of the Lord. Then prayed they him to tarry certain days.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hee commanded them to be baptized in the Name of the Lord. Then prayed they him to tarie certaine dayes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And he ordered them to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked him to stay on for a few days.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then prayed they him to tarry certain days.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he gave orders for them to have baptism in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they kept him with them for some days.
- Basic English Bible

And he commanded them to be baptised in the name of the Lord. Then they begged him to stay some days.
- Darby Bible

And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of the Lord. Then they requested him to tarry certain days.
- Webster's Bible

And he directed that they should be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they begged him to remain with them for a time.
- Weymouth Bible

He commanded them to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ. Then they asked him to stay some days.
- World English Bible

And he comaundide hem to be baptisid in the name of the Lord Jhesu Crist. Thanne thei preieden hym, that he schulde dwelle with hem sum daies.
- Wycliffe Bible

he commanded them also to be baptized in the name of the Lord; then they besought him to remain certain days.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 10:48


10:48 In the name of the Lord - Which implies the Father who anointed him, and the Spirit with which he was anointed to his office. But as the Gentiles had before believed in God the Father, and could not but now believe in the Holy Ghost, under whose powerful influence they were at this very time, there was the less need of taking notice, that they were baptized into the belief and profession of the sacred Three: though doubtless the apostle administered the ordinances in that very form which Christ himself had prescribed.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 10:48


Ac 10:48 Commanded them to be baptized. All who heard and upon whom the Holy Spirit fell. In the name of the Lord. In acknowledgment of his authority. All the baptisms of Acts are "in" his name, but "into" the names of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit.

Discussion for Acts 10

  • A disciple
    Irene; good morning! Psalm 68:21 "But God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such an one as goeth on still in his trespasses." In that magnificent Psalm Song of David, is prophesied the great Day of the LORD the KING; when God arises, and them that hate Him flee before Him. In it also is described the mysteries of the gifts of the Spirit that Jesus gave to us from on high.
  • Irene123
    Disciple - "God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of .....; where does one find this scripture?
  • A dsiciple
    AMEN BROTHER!!! So very good to read these words of truth! We are not what we used to be! Jesus said, "NOW YOU ARE CLEAN THROUGH THE WORD THAT I HAVE SPOKEN TO YOU." If any man be in Christ, he is a new creature (new creation); old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. God shall wound the head of His enemies, and the hairy scalp of such a one who goes on still in their sins.
  • Joseph Hackney
    I HEAR SO MANY PEOPLE INCLUDING PASTOR'S WHO WILL CALL THEMSELVES "A SINNER SAVED BY GRACE"...... IM NO LONGER A SINNER. GOD HAS WASHED ME CLEAN AND MADE ME A NEW CREATION. THE CORRECT WAY TO SAY IT SHOULD BE " I "WAS" A SINNER WHO WAS SAVED BY GRACE. THIS ALSO CAN INCLUDE FORMER ADDICTS.. AN ADDICT WHO HAS BEEN DELIVERED ISN'T A "RECOVERING" ADDICT, TO SAY "RECOVERING" IS TO SAY THEY ARE STILL
  • Evangelist Evelyn Esike
    God desire the salvation of all men that believed and fear the Lord .God love and favour those who truely repent of their sin and live a righteous life irrespective of tribe or nation. Peter vision is all about salvation , God is no respecter of person know what God has said and What God is saying. Obey the voice of God at all times trusting and believing what he comanded.Cornelius was an Italian.
  • Evangelist Evelyn Esike
    God is no respectance of person, Nation or groups. know what God has said and what God is saying. Be obedient to God commands.

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