Acts 27:19

“And the third day we cast out with our own hands the tackling of the ship.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the third day we cast out with our owne handes the tackling of the shippe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and on the third day they threw the ship's tackle overboard with their own hands.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and the third day they cast out with their own hands the tackling of the ship.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And on the third day, they let all the sailing apparatus go over the side.
- Basic English Bible

and on the third day with their own hands they cast away the ship furniture.
- Darby Bible

And the third day we cast out with our own hands the tackling of the ship.
- Webster's Bible

and, on the third day, with their own hands they threw the ship's spare gear overboard.
- Weymouth Bible

On the third day, they threw out the ship's tackle with their own hands.
- World English Bible

And the thridde dai with her hoondis thei castiden awei the instrumentis of the schip.
- Wycliffe Bible

and on the third [day] with our own hands the tackling of the ship we cast out,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 27:19


27:19 We cast out the tackling of the ship - Cutting away even those masts that were not absolutely necessary.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 27:19


Ac 27:19 The third [day] we cast out . . . the tackling. On this, the third day of the storm, the Christians aided to cast off the tackling, the spars, etc. It is evident that the situation was dangerous.

Discussion for Acts 27:19

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