Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when we had sailed slowly many days, and scarce were come over against Cnidus, the wind not suffering us, we sailed under Crete, over against Salmone;
And, because the harbor was incommodious to winter in, the greater part advised to set sail thence, if by any means, having reached Phoenix, a harbor of Crete??ooking toward the south-west and north-west ??e might be able to winter there.
Cretans, and Arabians??e hear them speaking in our own languages the wonderful works of God?"
For this cause I left you in Crete, that you should set in order the things that are lacking, and appoint elders in every city, as I directed you;
And, thence putting out to sea, we sailed under Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.