Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then he is gracious unto him, and saith, Deliver him from going down to the pit: I have found a ransom.
He opens their ear to instruction and commands that they turn from iniquity.
Our fathers trusted in thee: they trusted, and thou didst deliver them.
What profit is there in my blood when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? Shall it declare thy truth?
He brought me up also out of the pit of hopelessness, out of the miry clay and set my feet upon a rock and straightened my steps.
Be thou my strong habitation unto which I may continually resort; thou hast given a commandment that I should be saved because thou art my rock and my fortress.
For great is thy mercy upon me, and thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest part of Sheol.
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.
Peradventure is Ephraim a precious son unto me? Peradventure is he unto me a delightful child? With all this since I spoke of him, I have remembered him constantly. Therefore my bowels are troubled for him; in tenderness I will surely have mercy upon him, saith the LORD.
As for thee also, by the blood of thy covenant I have taken thy prisoners out of the pit in which there is no water.
to tell him that God had mercy on him, that he delivered him from going down to the pit; that he found a ransom;
none of them can by any means ransom his brother, nor give God an atonement for him;
even as the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister and to give his life a ransom for many.
being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Jesus, the Christ,
1 Timothy 2:6
who gave himself in ransom for all, the testimony of which was confirmed at the time,
1 Peter 1:18
knowing that ye have been ransomed from your vain conversation (which you received from your fathers), not with corruptible things like silver and gold,