Acts 27:42
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English Standard Version
The soldiers’ plan was to kill the prisoners, lest any should swim away and escape.

King James Bible
And the soldiers' counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.

American Standard Version
And the soldiers counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them'should swim out, and escape.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the soldiers' counsel was, that they should kill the prisoners, lest any of them, swimming out, should escape.

English Revised Version
And the soldiers' counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the soldiers' counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.

Weymouth New Testament
Now the soldiers recommended that the prisoners should be killed, for fear some one of them might swim ashore and effect his escape.

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Psalm 74:20 Have respect to the covenant: for the dark places of the earth are full of the habitations of cruelty.

Proverbs 12:10 A righteous man regards the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.

Ecclesiastes 9:3 This is an evil among all things that are done under the sun, that there is one event to all: yes...

Mark 15:15-20 And so Pilate, willing to content the people, released Barabbas to them, and delivered Jesus, when he had scourged him...

Luke 23:40,41 But the other answering rebuked him, saying, Do not you fear God, seeing you are in the same condemnation...

Cross References
Acts 12:19
And after Herod searched for him and did not find him, he examined the sentries and ordered that they should be put to death. Then he went down from Judea to Caesarea and spent time there.

Acts 27:24
and he said, 'Do not be afraid, Paul; you must stand before Caesar. And behold, God has granted you all those who sail with you.'

Acts 27:41
But striking a reef, they ran the vessel aground. The bow stuck and remained immovable, and the stern was being broken up by the surf.

2 Corinthians 11:26
on frequent journeys, in danger from rivers, danger from robbers, danger from my own people, danger from Gentiles, danger in the city, danger in the wilderness, danger at sea, danger from false brothers;

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