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Acts 27:40Wrench

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The shipsmen cut loose the anchors and leave them in the sea.
Then the [men] untie the ropes that hold the rudders.
Then they hoist the foresail to the wind.
[Whoosh!] We sail [speeding] for the beach, ๐Ÿ˜‡!

Courage

Other English Bible translations of Acts 27:40:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNSo they cut away the anchors and left them in the sea; at the same time, they loosened the ropes that held the rudders out of the water. Then they hoisted the foresail to the wind and headed for the beach.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRCutting loose the anchors, they left them in the sea and at the same time untied the ropes that held the rudders. Then they hoisted the foresail to the wind and made for the beach.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SNSo they cut the anchors loose and left them in the sea. At the same time, they untied the ropes that held the rudders. They lifted the sail at the front of the ship to the wind. Then they headed for the beach.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNSo they cut off the anchors and left them in the sea. Then they lowered the rudders, raised the foresail, and headed toward shore.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNSo they cast off the anchors and left them in the sea. At the same time they loosened the ropes that tied the steering-oars; then hoisting the foresail to the wind, they made for the beach.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNThey cut the anchors, loosed the tiller, raised the sail, and ran before the wind toward the beach.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNSo they cut off the anchors and let them sink in the sea, and at the same time they untied the ropes that held the steering oars. Then they raised the sail at the front of the ship so that the wind would blow the ship forward, and we headed for shore.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SNAnd casting off the anchors, they left them in the sea while at the same time they were loosening the ropes of the rudders; and hoisting the foresail to the wind, they were heading for the beach.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAnd when they had taken up the anchors, they committed themselves unto the sea, and loosed the rudder bands, and hoised up the mainsail to the wind, and made toward shore.
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