The Baptism of St. Cornelius the Centurion

The Baptism of St. Cornelius
by Alberti Carlieri (1700s)
When Peter entered, Cornelius met him and, falling at his feet, paid him homage.  Peter, however, raised him up, saying, "Get up.  I myself am also a human being."   ~ Acts 10:25-26 




What Can We Learn from the Conversion of Cornelius?