Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He sent from above, he took me, he drew me out of many waters.
Send your hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of foreigners;
For this shall every one that is godly pray unto you in a time when you may be found: surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come near unto him.
[To the Chief Musician, altaschith. A michtam of David; when Saul sent, and they watched the house to kill him.] Deliver me from my enemies, O my God: defend me from them that rise up against me.
The floods have lifted up, O LORD, the floods have lifted up their voice; the floods lift up their waves.
Then the waters would have overwhelmed us, the stream would have gone over our soul:
[A song of ascents.] Out of the depths have I cried unto you, O LORD.
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow you: when you walk through the fire, you shall not be burned; neither shall the flame scorch you.
Waters flowed over my head; then I said, I am cut off.
And he said unto me, The waters which you saw, where the harlot sits, are peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues.