Cornelius The Centurion
Cornelius (in Greek, Κορνήλιος) was a Roman centurion who is considered by Christians to be the first Gentile to convert to the faith, as related in Acts of the Apostles.
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“When the centurion saw what had taken place, he praised God and said, Certainly this man was innocent.”
—Bible: New Testament, Luke 23:47.