Therefore let all the faithful pray to you
    while you may be found;(A)
surely the rising(B) of the mighty waters(C)
    will not reach them.(D)

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For this shall every one that is godly pray unto thee in a time when thou mayest be found: surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come nigh unto him.

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The engulfing waters threatened me,[a]
    the deep surrounded me;
    seaweed was wrapped around my head.(A)

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Footnotes

  1. Jonah 2:5 Or waters were at my throat
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The waters compassed me about, even to the soul: the depth closed me round about, the weeds were wrapped about my head.

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