Jonah 2:2-9 CSB

2 I called to the Lord in my distress, and He answered me. I cried out for help in the belly of Sheol; You heard my voice.a

References for Jonah 2:2

    • b 2:2 - Ps 18:6; 34:7
      3 You threw me into the depths, into the heart of the seas,b and the currentc overcame me. All Your breakers and Your billows swept over me.d

      References for Jonah 2:3

        • c 2:3 - Neh 9:11
        • d 2:3 - Lit river
        • e 2:3 - Ps 42:7
          4 But I said: I have been banished from Your sight,e yet I will look once moref toward Your holy temple.g

          References for Jonah 2:4

            • f 2:4 - Ps 31:23
            • g 2:4 - LXX reads said: Indeed, will I look . . . ?
            • h 2:4 - Ps 5:7; 138:2
              5 The waters engulfed me up to the neck;hi the watery depths overcame me; seaweed was wrapped around my head.

              References for Jonah 2:5

                • i 2:5 - Or me, threatening my life
                • j 2:5 - Ps 69:1
                  6 I sank to the foundations of the mountains; the earth with its prison bars closed behind me forever! But You raised my life from the Pit, Lord my God!j

                  References for Jonah 2:6

                    • k 2:6 - Ps 30:3; 86:13
                      7 As my life was fading away, I remembered the Lord. My prayer came to You, to Your holy temple.k

                      References for Jonah 2:7

                        • l 2:7 - Ps 88:2
                          8 Those who cling to worthless idols forsake faithful love,l

                          References for Jonah 2:8

                            • m 2:8 - Ps 31:6
                              9 but as for me, I will sacrifice to You with a voice of thanksgiving.m I will fulfilln what I have vowed. Salvationo is from the Lord!p

                              References for Jonah 2:9

                                • n 2:9 - Ps 26:7
                                • o 2:9 - Ps 22:5; 116:14,18; Ec 5:4
                                • p 2:9 - Or Deliverance
                                • q 2:9 - Ps 3:8; Isa 12:2; Rv 7:10