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And when we had launched from thence, we sailed under Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

Bible References


Acts 4:36
And Joseph, called Barnabas by the apostles, which is interpreted, A son of consolation, a Levite, a Cyprian by birth,
Acts 11:19
And those scattered abroad by the affliction which commenced with Stephen, went even to Phenicia, and Cyprus, and Antioch, speaking the word to no one but Jews only.
Acts 13:4
They, therefore, being sent forth by the Holy Spirit went down to Seleucia, and thence sailed to Cyprus;
Acts 15:39
And there was a sharp contention, so that they separated from each other; and Barnabas taking Mark sailed to Cyprus.
Acts 21:3
And observing Cyprus, and leaving it on the left, we sailed to Syria, and landed at Tyre; for there the ship was to discharge her cargo.

The winds

Matthew 14:24
But the ship was now in the midst of the lake tossed by the waves, for the wind was contrary.
Mark 6:48
And seeing them troubled to proceed, for the wind was against them, about the fourth watch of the night he came to them walking on the lake, and wished to pass by them.