Parallel Bible results for Jonah 2:1-7

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Jonah 2:1-7

NIV 1 From inside the fish Jonah prayed to the LORD his God. NIV 1 From inside the fish Jonah prayed to the LORD his God. NIV 2 He said: "In my distress I called to the LORD, and he answered me. From the depths of the grave I called for help, and you listened to my cry. NIV 2 He said: "In my distress I called to the LORD, and he answered me. From the depths of the grave I called for help, and you listened to my cry. NIV 3 You hurled me into the deep, into the very heart of the seas, and the currents swirled about me; all your waves and breakers swept over me. NIV 3 You hurled me into the deep, into the very heart of the seas, and the currents swirled about me; all your waves and breakers swept over me. NIV 4 I said, 'I have been banished from your sight; yet I will look again toward your holy temple.' NIV 4 I said, 'I have been banished from your sight; yet I will look again toward your holy temple.' NIV 5 The engulfing waters threatened me, the deep surrounded me; seaweed was wrapped around my head. NIV 5 The engulfing waters threatened me, the deep surrounded me; seaweed was wrapped around my head. NIV 6 To the roots of the mountains I sank down; the earth beneath barred me in forever. But you brought my life up from the pit, O LORD my God. NIV 6 To the roots of the mountains I sank down; the earth beneath barred me in forever. But you brought my life up from the pit, O LORD my God. NIV 7 "When my life was ebbing away, I remembered you, LORD, and my prayer rose to you, to your holy temple. NIV 7 "When my life was ebbing away, I remembered you, LORD, and my prayer rose to you, to your holy temple.