Jonah 1:17; Jonah 2

17 Now the had arranged for a great fish to swallow Jonah. And Jonah was inside the fish for three days and three nights.
1 Then Jonah prayed to the his God from inside the fish. 2 He said, “I cried out to the in my great trouble, and he answered me. I called to you from the land of the dead, and , you heard me! 3 You threw me into the ocean depths, and I sank down to the heart of the sea. The mighty waters engulfed me; I was buried beneath your wild and stormy waves. 4 Then I said, ‘O , you have driven me from your presence. Yet I will look once more toward your holy Temple.’ 5 “I sank beneath the waves, and the waters closed over me. Seaweed wrapped itself around my head. 6 I sank down to the very roots of the mountains. I was imprisoned in the earth, whose gates lock shut forever. But you, O my God, snatched me from the jaws of death! 7 As my life was slipping away, I remembered the . And my earnest prayer went out to you in your holy Temple. 8 Those who worship false gods turn their backs on all God’s mercies. 9 But I will offer sacrifices to you with songs of praise, and I will fulfill all my vows. For my salvation comes from the alone.” 10 Then the ordered the fish to spit Jonah out onto the beach.