Jonah 2:2-9 NAS

2 and he said, "I 1called out of my distress to the LORD, And He answered me. I cried for help from the depth of 2Sheol; You heard my voice.

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3 "For You had 3cast me into the deep, Into the heart of the seas, And the current engulfed me. All Your 4breakers and billows passed over me.

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4 "So I said, 'I have been 5expelled from Your sight. Nevertheless I will look again 6toward Your holy temple.'

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    • d 2:4 - Lit "before Your eyes"
      5 "7Water encompassed me to the point of death. The great 8deep engulfed me, Weeds were wrapped around my head.

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        • e 2:5 - Lit "soul"
        • f 2:5 - Lit "surrounded"
          6 "I 9descended to the roots of the mountains. The earth with its 10bars was around me forever, But You have 11brought up my life from the pit, O LORD my God.

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          7 "While I was 12fainting away, I 13remembered the LORD, And my 14prayer came to You, Into 15Your holy temple.

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            • h 2:7 - Lit "my soul...within me"
              8 "Those who 16regard vain idols Forsake their faithfulness,

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                • i 2:8 - Lit "empty vanities"
                  9 But I will 17sacrifice to You With the voice of thanksgiving. That which I have vowed I will 18pay. 19Salvation is from the LORD."

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