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Acts 27:17 English Standard Version (ESV)

17 After hoisting it up, they used supports to undergird the ship. Then, fearing that they would run aground on the Syrtis, they lowered the gear,[a] and thus they were driven along.

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 27:17 That is, the sea-anchor (or possibly the mainsail)
English Standard Version (ESV)

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Acts 27:17 New International Version (NIV)

17 so the men hoisted it aboard. Then they passed ropes under the ship itself to hold it together. Because they were afraid they would run aground on the sandbars of Syrtis, they lowered the sea anchor[a] and let the ship be driven along.

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 27:17 Or the sails
New International Version (NIV)

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Acts 27:29 English Standard Version (ESV)

29 And fearing that we might run on the rocks, they let down four anchors from the stern and prayed for day to come.

English Standard Version (ESV)

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Acts 27:29 New International Version (NIV)

29 Fearing that we would be dashed against the rocks, they dropped four anchors from the stern and prayed for daylight.

New International Version (NIV)

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