'Ship' in the Bible
The way of an eagle in the heavens, the way of a serpent upon a rock, the way of a ship in the midst of the sea, and the way of a man with a maid.
but there Jehovah is unto us glorious, a place of rivers, of broad streams: no galley with oars shall go there, neither shall gallant ship pass thereby.
But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of Jehovah; and he went down to Joppa, and found a ship going to Tarshish; so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish, from the presence of Jehovah.
But Jehovah sent out a great wind upon the sea, and there was a mighty tempest upon the sea, so that the ship was like to be broken.
And the mariners were afraid, and cried every one unto his god; and they cast forth the wares that were in the ship into the sea, to be lightened of them. But Jonah had gone down into the lower part of the ship; and he lay, and was fast asleep.
And going on thence he saw other two brothers, James the son of Zebedee and John his brother, in the ship with Zebedee their father, mending their trawl-nets, and he called them;
and they, having left the ship and their father, immediately followed him.
And he went on board ship and his disciples followed him;
and behold, the water became very agitated on the sea, so that the ship was covered by the waves; but he slept.
And going on board the ship, he passed over and came to his own city.
And great crowds were gathered together to him, so that going on board ship himself he sat down, and the whole crowd stood on the shore.
And Jesus, having heard it, went away thence by ship to a desert place apart. And the crowds having heard of it followed him on foot from the cities.
And immediately he compelled the disciples to go on board ship, and to go on before him to the other side, until he should have dismissed the crowds.
but the ship was already in the middle of the sea tossed by the waves, for the wind was contrary.
And he said, Come. And Peter, having descended from the ship, walked upon the waters to go to Jesus.
And when they had gone up into the ship, the wind fell.
But those in the ship came and did homage to him, saying, Truly thou art God's Son.
And, having dismissed the crowds, he went on board ship and came to the borders of Magadan.
And going on thence a little, he saw James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, and these were in the ship repairing the trawl-nets;
and straightway he called them; and leaving their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, they went away after him.
And he spoke to his disciples, in order that a little ship should wait upon him on account of the crowd, that they might not press upon him.
And again he began to teach by the sea. And a great crowd was gathered together to him, so that going on board ship he sat in the sea, and all the crowd were close to the sea on the land.
and having sent away the crowd, they take him with them, as he was, in the ship. But other ships also were with him.
And there comes a violent gust of wind, and the waves beat into the ship, so that it already filled.
And immediately on his going out of the ship there met him out of the tombs a man possessed by an unclean spirit,
And as he went on board ship, the man that had been possessed by demons besought him that he might be with him.
And Jesus having passed over in the ship again to the other side, a great crowd gathered to him; and he was by the sea.
And they went away apart into a desert place by ship.
And on leaving the ship Jesus saw a great crowd, and he was moved with compassion for them, because they were as sheep not having a shepherd. And he began to teach them many things.
And immediately he compelled his disciples to go on board ship, and to go on before to the other side to Bethsaida, while he sends the crowd away.
And when evening was come, the ship was in the midst of the sea, and he alone upon the land.
And he went up to them into the ship, and the wind fell. And they were exceedingly beyond measure astonished in themselves and wondered;
And on their coming out of the ship, immediately recognising him,
And immediately going on board ship with his disciples, he came into the parts of Dalmanutha.
And he left them, and going again on board ship, went away to the other side.
And they forgot to take bread, and save one loaf, they had not any with them in the ship.
And getting into one of the ships, which was Simon's, he asked him to draw out a little from the land; and he sat down and taught the crowds out of the ship.
And they beckoned to their partners who were in the other ship to come and help them, and they came, and filled both the ships, so that they were sinking.
And it came to pass on one of the days, that he entered into a ship, himself and his disciples; and he said to them, Let us pass over to the other side of the lake; and they set off from shore.
And as he got out of the ship on the land, a certain man out of the city met him, who had demons a long time, and put on no clothes, and did not abide in a house, but in the tombs.
And all the multitude of the surrounding country of the Gadarenes asked him to depart from them, for they were possessed with great fear; and he, entering into the ship, returned.
and having gone on board ship, they went over the sea to Capernaum. And it had already become dark, and Jesus had not come to them,
Having rowed then about twenty-five or thirty stadia, they see Jesus walking on the sea and coming near the ship; and they were frightened.
They were willing therefore to receive him into the ship; and immediately the ship was at the land to which they went.
On the morrow the crowd which stood on the other side of the sea, having seen that there was no other little ship there except that into which his disciples had got, and that Jesus had not gone with his disciples into the ship, but that his disciples had gone away alone;
And he said to them, Cast the net at the right side of the ship and ye will find. They cast therefore, and they could no longer draw it, from the multitude of fishes.
And we, having gone before on board ship, sailed off to Assos, going to take in Paul there; for so he had directed, he himself being about to go on foot.
specially pained by the word which he had said, that they would no more see his face. And they went down with him to the ship.
And having found a ship passing over into Phoenicia, we went on board and sailed;
and having sighted Cyprus, and left it on the left hand, we sailed to Syria, and made the land at Tyre, for there the ship was to discharge her cargo.
And having embraced one another, we went on board ship, and they returned home.
And going on board a ship of Adramyttium about to navigate by the places along Asia, we set sail, Aristarchus, a Macedonian of Thessalonica, being with us.
and there the centurion having found a ship of Alexandria sailing to Italy, he made us go on board her.
saying, Men, I perceive that the navigation will be with disaster and much loss, not only of the cargo and the ship, but also of our lives.
And the ship being caught and driven, and not able to bring her head to the wind, letting her go we were driven before it.
which having hoisted up, they used helps, frapping the ship; and fearing lest they should run into Syrtis and run aground, and having lowered the gear they were so driven.
and on the third day with their own hands they cast away the ship furniture.
And now I exhort you to be of good courage, for there shall be no loss at all of life of any of you, only of the ship.
But the sailors wishing to flee out of the ship, and having let down the boat into the sea under pretext of being about to carry out anchors from the prow,
Paul said to the centurion and the soldiers, Unless these abide in the ship ye cannot be saved.
And we were in the ship, all the souls, two hundred and seventy-six.
And having satisfied themselves with food, they lightened the ship, casting out the wheat into the sea.
And when it was day they did not recognise the land; but they perceived a certain bay having a strand, on which they were minded, if they should be able, to run the ship ashore;
And falling into a place where two seas met they ran the ship aground, and the prow having stuck itself fast remained unmoved, but the stern was broken by the force of the waves.
and the rest, some on boards, some on some of the things that came from the ship; and thus it came to pass that all got safe to land.
And after three months we sailed in a ship which had wintered in the island, an Alexandrian, with the Dioscuri for its ensign.