Headway
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) The progress made by a ship in motion; hence, progress or success of any kind.

2. (n.) Clear space under an arch, girder, and the like, sufficient to allow of easy passing underneath.

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Sinners Bound with the Cords of Sin
... Leave a man to his own sins, and hell itself surrounds him; only suffer a sinner
to do what he wills, and to give his lusts unbridled headway, and you have ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 16 1870/sinners bound with the cords.htm

The Best Inheritance in Canaan
... After he told of the good things there, I concluded Bethel was the place
for me. But I made no headway in that direction. "Having ...
/.../berry/adventures in the land of canaan/chapter six the best inheritance.htm

Prayer and Fervency
... conqueror. The atmosphere about us is too heavily charged with resisting
forces for limp or languid prayers to make headway. It ...
/.../christianbookshelf.org/bounds/the necessity of prayer/v prayer and fervency.htm

God's Care Over Me
... some water, and throw it on the fire; but the thought flashed through my mind that
if I should run through the hall, the fire would get such a headway that it ...
/.../cole/trials and triumphs of faith/chapter xvi gods care over.htm

Answers to Prayer.
... sky growing dark and tried very hard to reach home; but, when still some distance
from the shore, they could see that instead of making any headway they were ...
/.../byrum/the value of a praying mother/chapter xviii answers to prayer.htm

Acts XXVII
... With a favorable wind she would have passed to the south of Cyprus; but in tacking
to make headway against a contrary wind, they necessarily passed to the east ...
/.../mcgarvey/a commentary on acts of the apostles/acts xxvii.htm

Sinners Bound with the Cords of Sin
... Leave a man to his own sins, and hell itself surrounds him; only suffer a sinner
to do what he wills, and to give his lusts unbridled headway, and you have ...
/.../spurgeon/sermons on proverbs/sinners bound with the cords.htm

Lutherans in New York.
... Nevertheless the Lutheran Church not only continued to exist, but even
made some headway in Amsterdam, Antwerp, and other places. ...
//christianbookshelf.org/bente/american lutheranism/lutherans in new york.htm

Lydia, the First European Convert
... life and testimony. If the gospel does not influence our homes, it is little
likely to make headway amongst the community. God has ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 37 1891/lydia the first european convert.htm

The King's Highway
... A sudden breeze sprang up, as is common at nightfall on mountain lakes; and soon
a gale, against which they could make no headway, was blowing in their teeth. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture b/the kings highway.htm

Thesaurus
Headway (3 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Headway (3 Occurrences). ... (See NIV). Acts 27:15 She was
unable to make headway against the gale; so we gave up and let her drive. ...
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Gale (8 Occurrences)
... amounts of water. (See NAS). Acts 27:15 She was unable to make headway against
the gale; so we gave up and let her drive. (WEY). Acts 27 ...
/g/gale.htm - 9k

Grip (32 Occurrences)
... (BBE). Acts 27:15 And when the ship got into the grip of it, and was not able to
make headway into the wind, we gave way, and went before it. (BBE). ...
/g/grip.htm - 16k

Fetch (45 Occurrences)
... 7. (vt) To cause to come; to bring to a particular state. 8. (vi) To bring one's
self; to make headway; to veer; as, to fetch about; to fetch to windward. ...
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Levites (267 Occurrences)
... None of these views has met with any great measure of success in the attempt to
make headway against the dominant Wellhausen theory, and it will be seen later ...
/l/levites.htm - 72k

Priests (451 Occurrences)
... None of these views has met with any great measure of success in the attempt to
make headway against the dominant Wellhausen theory, and it will be seen later ...
/p/priests.htm - 69k

Unable (102 Occurrences)
... to substantiate. (WEY). Acts 27:15 She was unable to make headway against
the gale; so we gave up and let her drive. (WEY). Acts 28 ...
/u/unable.htm - 35k

Headwaters (1 Occurrence)

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Heady (1 Occurrence)

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Elamites (2 Occurrences)
... father. Notwithstanding the great strength of the allied army, they did not
succeed in making headway against the Assyrians. Tammaritu ...
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Concordance
Headway (3 Occurrences)

Mark 6:48
Seeing them distressed in rowing, for the wind was contrary to them, about the fourth watch of the night he came to them, walking on the sea, and he would have passed by them,
(See RSV)

Acts 27:7
When we had sailed slowly many days, and had come with difficulty opposite Cnidus, the wind not allowing us further, we sailed under the lee of Crete, opposite Salmone.
(See NIV)

Acts 27:15
She was unable to make headway against the gale; so we gave up and let her drive.
(WEY BBE)

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Headway

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Gale (8 Occurrences)

Grip (32 Occurrences)

Fetch (45 Occurrences)

Levites (267 Occurrences)

Priests (451 Occurrences)

Unable (102 Occurrences)

Headwaters (1 Occurrence)

Heady (1 Occurrence)

Elamites (2 Occurrences)

Elam (24 Occurrences)

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