Acts 27

centurion

Commander of 100 soldiers.

fast

The fast was on the tenth day of the seventh month. Leviticus 23:27,29.

fall

be cast upon the Syrtis.

the angel

an angel of the God whose I am, whom also I serve. (See Scofield "Hebrews 1:4") .

fathoms

One fathom = between 6 and 7 feet.

two hundred

Some ancient authorities read, about threescore and sixteen souls.

taken up

Or, cut the anchors, they left them in the sea, etc.

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