New Living Translation
He made no distinction between us and them, for he cleansed their hearts through faith.
King James Bible
And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.
Darby Bible Translation
and put no difference between us and them, having purified their hearts by faith.
World English Bible
He made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith.
Young's Literal Translation
and did put no difference also between us and them, by the faith having purified their hearts;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:9 Purifying - This word is repeated from Acts 10:15; their hearts - The heart is the proper seat of purity; by faith - Without concerning themselves with the Mosaic law.
"Jesus of Nazareth, a Biography, by John Mark," recognizes the author of the second Gospel as that "John, whose surname was Mark" (Acts 15:37), whom Barnabas chose as companion when he sailed for Cyprus on his second missionary journey. In making use of the new title, the plan of the Editor is to present "The Gospel: According to Mark" as it would be printed were it written in the twentieth rather than the first century. Mark's Gospel has been chosen for this purpose to make available in more readable …
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Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me.
Distribute the land as an allotment for yourselves and for the foreigners who have joined you and are raising their families among you. They will be like native-born Israelites to you and will receive an allotment among the tribes.
Peter told them, "You know it is against our laws for a Jewish man to enter a Gentile home like this or to associate with you. But God has shown me that I should no longer think of anyone as impure or unclean.
Then Peter replied, "I see very clearly that God shows no favoritism.
He is the one all the prophets testified about, saying that everyone who believes in him will have their sins forgiven through his name."
The Holy Spirit told me to go with them and not to worry that they were Gentiles. These six brothers here accompanied me, and we soon entered the home of the man who had sent for us.
Just think how much more the blood of Christ will purify our consciences from sinful deeds so that we can worship the living God. For by the power of the eternal Spirit, Christ offered himself to God as a perfect sacrifice for our sins.
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