1 Then Jonah prayed unto the LORD his God out of the fish's belly,
2 And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the LORD, and he heard me; out of the belly of hell cried I, and thou heardest my voice.
3 For thou hadst cast me into the deep, in the midsta of the seas; and the floods compassed me about: all thy billows and thy waves passed over me.

References for Jonah 2:3

    • h 2:3 - midst: Heb. heart
      4 Then I said, I am cast out of thy sight; yet I will look again toward thy holy temple.
      5 The waters compassed me about, even to the soul: the depth closed me round about, the weeds were wrapped about my head.
      6 I went down to the bottomsb of the mountains; the earth with her bars was about me for ever: yet hast thou brought up my life from corruption, O LORD my God.

      References for Jonah 2:6

        • i 2:6 - bottoms: Heb. cuttings off
          7 When my soul fainted within me I remembered the LORD: and my prayer came in unto thee, into thine holy temple.
          8 They that observe lying vanities forsake their own mercy.
          9 But I will sacrifice unto thee with the voice of thanksgiving; I will pay that that I have vowed. Salvation is of the LORD.
          10 And the LORD spake unto the fish, and it vomited out Jonah upon the dry land.