Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Will deliver, etc
He spares his life from [the] pit and his life from passing over the river [of death].
Will they go down [to] the bars of Sheol? Or shall we descend together into the dust?"
But you, O God, you will bring them down to [the] pit of corruption. [The] men of bloodshed and deceit will not live half their days, but I will trust you.
Do not let the torrent of waters flood over me, or [the] deep swallow me, or the pit close its mouth over me.
Look! Bitterness was bitter to me for peace. And you were the one who loved my life from [the] pit of destruction, for you have cast all my sins behind your back.
And I saw an angel descending from heaven, holding the key of the abyss and a great chain in his hand.