"Cornelius and his household had not even made an oral confession of faith — when the Holy Spirit came upon them. But God, Who reads the hearts of men, saw the faith within them. And if God accepted these Gentiles and cleansed their hearts by His Holy Spirit…, why should further conditions now be imposed on them which God Himself plainly did not require?"
2. Barnabas & Paul’s Report that God’s Spirit had wrought miracles among the Gentiles
Writes Luke: "Then all the multitude kept silence. Then they hearkened unto Barnabas and Paul rehearsing what signs and wonders God had wrought among the Gentiles by them. And…they…held their peace."