New Living Translation
But the officer in charge of the prisoners listened more to the ship's captain and the owner than to Paul.
King James Bible
Nevertheless the centurion believed the master and the owner of the ship, more than those things which were spoken by Paul.
Darby Bible Translation
But the centurion believed rather the helmsman and the shipowner than what was said by Paul.
World English Bible
But the centurion gave more heed to the master and to the owner of the ship than to those things which were spoken by Paul.
Young's Literal Translation
but the centurion to the pilot and to the shipowner gave credence more than to the things spoken by Paul;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
27:11 The centurion regarded the master - And indeed it is a general rule, believe an artificer in his own art. Yet when there is the greatest need, a real Christian will often advise even better than him.
LibraryOf the Practice of Piety in Fasting.
There are divers kinds of fasting--First, A constrained fast, as when men either have not food to eat, as in the famine of Samaria (2 Kings vi. 25;) or, having food, cannot eat it for heaviness or sickness, as it befel them who were in the ship with St. Paul (Acts xxvii. 33.) This is rather famine than fasting. Secondly, A natural fast, which we undertake physically, for the health of our body. Thirdly, A civil fast, which the magistrate enjoins for the better maintenance of the commonwealth. Fourthly, …
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety
Upon Our Lord's SermonOn the Mount
Appendix xv. The Location of Sychar, and the Date of Our Lord's visit to Samaria.
And a small rudder makes a huge ship turn wherever the pilot chooses to go, even though the winds are strong.
In a single moment all the wealth of the city is gone!" And all the captains of the merchant ships and their passengers and sailors and crews will stand at a distance.
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