Jonah 2:4-10 NRS

4 Then I said, "I am driven away from your sight; how a shall I look again upon your holy temple?'

References for Jonah 2:4

    • c 2:4 - Theodotion: Heb [surely]
      5 The waters closed in over me; the deep surrounded me; weeds were wrapped around my head
      6 at the roots of the mountains. I went down to the land whose bars closed upon me forever; yet you brought up my life from the Pit, O Lord my God.
      7 As my life was ebbing away, I remembered the Lord; and my prayer came to you, into your holy temple.
      8 Those who worship vain idols forsake their true loyalty.
      9 But I with the voice of thanksgiving will sacrifice to you; what I have vowed I will pay. Deliverance belongs to the Lord!"
      10 Then the Lord spoke to the fish, and it spewed Jonah out upon the dry land.