Acts 27:7-13 NAS

7 When we had sailed slowly for a good many days, and with difficulty had arrived off Cnidus, 1since the wind did not permit us to go farther, we sailed under the shelter of 2Crete, off Salmone;

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8 and with difficulty 3sailing past it we came to a place called Fair Havens, near which was the city of Lasea.

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9 When considerable time had passed and the voyage was now dangerous, since even 4the afast was already over, Paul began to admonish them,

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    • ˃ 27:9 - I.e. Day of Atonement in September or October, which was a dangerous time of year for navigation
      10 and said to them, "Men, I perceive that the voyage will certainly be with 5damage and great loss, not only of the cargo and the ship, but also of our lives."

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      11 But the centurion was more persuaded by the 6pilot and the bcaptain of the ship than by what was being said by Paul.

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      12 Because the harbor was not suitable for wintering, the majority reached a decision to put out to sea from there, if somehow they could reach Phoenix, a harbor of 7Crete, facing southwest and northwest, and spend the winter there.

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      13 cWhen a moderate south wind came up, supposing that they had attained their purpose, they weighed anchor and began 8sailing along 9Crete, close inshore.

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        • ˅ 27:13 - Lit "a south wind having gently blown"