Acts 27:22-25

22 "Yet now I urge you to 1keep up your courage, for there will be no loss of life among you, but only of the ship.
23 "For this very night 2an angel of the God to whom I belong and 3whom I serve 4stood before me,
24 saying, 'Do not be afraid, Paul; 5you must stand before Caesar; and behold, God has granted you 6all those who are sailing with you.'
25 "Therefore, 7keep up your courage, men, for I believe God that it will turn out exactly * * as I have been told.

Acts 27:22-25 In-Context

20 Since neither sun nor stars appeared for many days, and no small storm was assailing us, from then on all hope of our being saved was gradually abandoned.
21 When they had gone a long time without food, then Paul stood up in their midst and said, "Men, you ought to have followed my advice and not to have set sail from Crete and incurred this damage and loss.
22 "Yet now I urge you to keep up your courage, for there will be no loss of life among you, but only of the ship.
23 "For this very night an angel of the God to whom I belong and whom I serve stood before me,
24 saying, 'Do not be afraid, Paul; you must stand before Caesar; and behold, God has granted you all those who are sailing with you.'
25 "Therefore, keep up your courage, men, for I believe God that it will turn out exactly as I have been told.
26 "But we must run aground on a certain island."
27 But when the fourteenth night came, as we were being driven about in the Adriatic Sea, about midnight the sailors began to surmise that they were approaching some land.

Cross References 7

  • 1. Acts 27:25, 36
  • 2. Acts 5:19
  • 3. Romans 1:9
  • 4. Acts 18:9; Acts 23:11; 2 Timothy 4:17
  • 5. Acts 23:11
  • 6. Acts 27:31, 42, 44
  • 7. Acts 27:22, 36

Footnotes 1

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