New International Version
After sighting Cyprus and passing to the south of it, we sailed on to Syria. We landed at Tyre, where our ship was to unload its cargo.
King James Bible
Now when we had discovered Cyprus, we left it on the left hand, and sailed into Syria, and landed at Tyre: for there the ship was to unlade her burden.
Darby Bible Translation
and having sighted Cyprus, and left it on the left hand, we sailed to Syria, and made the land at Tyre, for there the ship was to discharge her cargo.
World English Bible
When we had come in sight of Cyprus, leaving it on the left hand, we sailed to Syria, and landed at Tyre, for there the ship was to unload her cargo.
Young's Literal Translation
and having discovered Cyprus, and having left it on the left, we were sailing to Syria, and did land at Tyre, for there was the ship discharging the lading.
Acts 21:3 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Cyprus - See the note on Acts 4:36, and see the track of this journey on the map.
There the ship was to unlade her burden - The freight that she had taken in at Ephesus she was to unlade at Tyre; to which place she was bound.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryAn Old Disciple
'... One Mnason of Cyprus, an old disciple, with whom we should lodge.'--ACTS xxi. 16. There is something that stimulates the imagination in these mere shadows of men that we meet in the New Testament story. What a strange fate that is to be made immortal by a line in this book-- immortal and yet so unknown! We do not hear another word about this host of Paul's, but his name will be familiar to men's ears till the world's end. This figure is drawn in the slightest possible outline, with a couple …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
Paul in the Temple
Knox in Scotland: Lethington: Mary of Guise: 1555-1556
News about him spread all over Syria, and people brought to him all who were ill with various diseases, those suffering severe pain, the demon-possessed, those having seizures, and the paralyzed; and he healed them.
Joseph, a Levite from Cyprus, whom the apostles called Barnabas (which means "son of encouragement"),
He had been quarreling with the people of Tyre and Sidon; they now joined together and sought an audience with him. After securing the support of Blastus, a trusted personal servant of the king, they asked for peace, because they depended on the king's country for their food supply.
We found a ship crossing over to Phoenicia, went on board and set sail.
We continued our voyage from Tyre and landed at Ptolemais, where we greeted the brothers and sisters and stayed with them for a day.
Some of the disciples from Caesarea accompanied us and brought us to the home of Mnason, where we were to stay. He was a man from Cyprus and one of the early disciples.
Jump to PreviousBurden Cargo Continued Cyprus Discharge Discovered Goods Hand Island Kept Leaving Passing Sailed Ship Sight Syria Tyre View Voyage
Jump to NextBurden Cargo Continued Cyprus Discharge Discovered Goods Hand Island Kept Leaving Passing Sailed Ship Sight Syria Tyre View Voyage
LinksActs 21:3 NIV
Acts 21:3 NLT
Acts 21:3 ESV
Acts 21:3 NASB
Acts 21:3 KJV
Acts 21:3 Bible Apps
Acts 21:3 Biblia Paralela
Acts 21:3 Chinese Bible
Acts 21:3 French Bible
Acts 21:3 German Bible
Acts 21:3 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.