Jonah 2:5-10 NIV

5 The engulfing waters threatened me,a the deep surrounded me; seaweed was wrapped around my head.1

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    • b 2:5 - Or "waters were at my throat"
      6 To the roots of the mountains2 I sank down; the earth beneath barred me in forever. But you brought my life up from the pit,3 O LORD my God.

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      7 "When my life was ebbing away, I remembered4 you, LORD, and my prayer5 rose to you, to your holy temple.6

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      8 "Those who cling to worthless idols7 forfeit the grace that could be theirs.

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      9 But I, with a song of thanksgiving,8 will sacrifice9 to you. What I have vowed10 I will make good. Salvation11 comes from the LORD."

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      10 And the LORD commanded the fish, and it vomited Jonah onto dry land.