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Acts 11:5

    Acts 11:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, A certain vessel descend, as it had been a great sheet, let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even to me:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, A certain vessel descend, as it had been a great sheet, let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even to me:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, a certain vessel descending, as it were a great sheet let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even unto me:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    I was in the town of Joppa, at prayer: and falling into a deep sleep, I saw in a vision a vessel like a great cloth let down from heaven, and it came down to me:

    Webster's Revision

    I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, a certain vessel descending, as it were a great sheet let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even unto me:

    World English Bible

    "I was in the city of Joppa praying, and in a trance I saw a vision: a certain container descending, like it was a great sheet let down from heaven by four corners. It came as far as me.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, a certain vessel descending, as it were a great sheet let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even unto me:

    Definitions for Acts 11:5

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Barnes' Notes on Acts 11:5

    See Acts 10:9-33.

    Wesley's Notes on Acts 11:5

    11:5 Being in a trance - Which suspends the use of the outward senses.