Fair-Havens
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Fair-Havens

A roadstead or small bay, near the town of Lasea, midway on the southern coast of Crete, where Paul wished to winter when on the voyage to Rome, Acts 27:8. The sailors preferred Phenice as safer, and were wrecked in consequence. It still retains nearly its old name.

Greek
2568. Kaloi Limenes -- Fair Havens, a harbor in Crete
... Fair Havens, a harbor in Crete. Transliteration: Kaloi Limenes Phonetic Spelling:
(kal-oy' lee-men'-es) Short Definition: Havens. Word Origin pl. ... fair havens. ...
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The Voyage and Shipwreck
... Cnidus, the wind not suffering us, we sailed under Crete, over against Salmone;
and, hardly passing it, came unto a place which is called the Fair Havens.". ...
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Acts XXVII
... us, and sailed under the lee of Crete, over against Salmone; (8) and coasting along
it with difficulty, we came into a place called Fair Havens, near which was ...
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A Last Look-Out
... cutting from the mooring is at hand; I shall soon be launched upon my voyage." And
he knew right well where that voyage would end, in the fair havens of the ...
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Acts xxvi. 30-32
... wind not suffering us, we sailed under Crete, over against Salmone; and, hardly
passing it, came unto a place which is called the fair havens; nigh whereunto ...
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Paul's Shipwreck
... against us we sailed under the lee of Crete, opposite Cape Salmone, and after coasting
along with great difficulty came to a place called Fair Havens, near the ...
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From Antioch to the Destruction of Jerusalem.
... (2) From Myra to the Island of Malta. On this voyage they touched at Fair Havens,
tried to reach Phenice and had fourteen days of storm. ...
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Whither Goest Thou?
... ruin. You may put on all steam and forge ahead in the teeth of the wind;
but all in vain: you will never reach the Fair Havens. ...
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"Am Ia Sea, or a Whale?"
... The Lord bless sailors! May we all meet in the Fair Havens! May the flag of your
Society bless every sea, because God blesses its missionaries! ...
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"Bought with a Price"
... by fortuitous circumstances; but there is a hand upon our helm; we have on board
a pilot who owns us, and will surely steer us into the Fair Havens of eternal ...
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The Acts of the Apostles.
... of a ship, and all of them most appropriately; and he is strictly correct in the
description of the localities at Crete, Salmone, Fair Havens, Cauda, Lasea and ...
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