Footnotes

27:14: Or, “a northeaster”.

27:28: 20 fathoms = 120 feet = 36.6 metres

§27:28: 15 fathoms = 90 feet = 27.4 metres

+Note: The phrases “lee of Cyprus” (Acts 27:4) and “lee of Crete” (Acts 27:7) means the ship was sailing close to coast of the island or land. 

* This Fast in Acts 27:9 was associated with the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur), which occurred in late September or early October.

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