Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Son of man, lament over the multitude of Egypt and cast him down and the habitations of the strong Gentiles into the lower parts of the earth with those that go down into the grave.
They shall go down to the bars of Sheol, and together they shall rest in the dust.
Thus he keeps back his soul from the pit and his life from perishing by the sword.
Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock; be not silent unto me lest, if thou be silent unto me, I become like those that go down into the grave.
What profit is there in my blood when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? Shall it declare thy truth?
Let them be condemned unto death, and let them go down alive into Sheol for wickedness is in their dwellings and among them.
I am counted with those that go down into the pit; I am as a man that has no strength:
Let us swallow them up alive as Sheol and whole as those that go down into the pit;
A man that does violence to the blood of any person shall flee all the way to the grave, and no one shall sustain him.
Behold, for peace I had great bitterness; but it has pleased thee to deliver my life from the pit of corruption, for thou hast cast all my sins behind thy back.
In many waters they overcame thy rowers; the east wind has broken thee in the midst of the seas.