Acts 27:43 NIV

43 But the centurion wanted to spare Paul’s life and kept them from carrying out their plan. He ordered those who could swim to jump overboard first and get to land.

References for Acts 27:43

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      • a 27:9 - That is, Yom Kippur
      • b 27:17 - Or "the sails"
      • c 27:27 - In ancient times the name referred to an area extending well south of Italy.
      • d 27:28 - Or about 37 meters
      • e 27:28 - Or about 27 meters