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Acts 27:21 ESV

21 Since they had been without food for a long time, Paul stood up among them and said, "Men, 1you should have listened to me and not have set sail from Crete and incurred this 2injury and loss.

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      • a 27:9 - That is, the Day of Atonement
      • b 27:16 - Some manuscripts Clauda
      • c 27:17 - That is, the sea-anchor (or possibly the mainsail)
      • d 27:28 - About 120 feet; a fathom (Greek orguia) was about 6 feet or 2 meters
      • e 27:28 - About 90 feet (see previous note)
      • f 27:37 - Some manuscripts seventy-six, or about seventy-six
      • g 27:41 - Or sandbank, or crosscurrent; Greek place between two seas