He lifted me out of the watery pit, out of the slimy mud. He placed my feet on a rock and gave me secure footing.
He will surely give me shelter in the day of danger; he will hide me in his home; he will place me on an inaccessible rocky summit.
I sink into the deep mire where there is no solid ground; I am in deep water, and the current overpowers me.
He reached down from above and took hold of me; he pulled me from the surging water.
From the most remote place on earth I call out to you in my despair. Lead me up to an inaccessible rocky summit!
Rescue me from the mud! Don't let me sink! Deliver me from those who hate me, from the deep water!
Though you have allowed me to experience much trouble and distress, revive me once again! Bring me up once again from the depths of the earth!
For you will extend your great loyal love to me, and will deliver my life from the depths of Sheol.
The ropes of death tightened around me, the snares of Sheol confronted me. I was confronted with trouble and sorrow.
Listen to my cry for help, for I am in serious trouble! Rescue me from those who chase me, for they are stronger than I am.
Certainly my enemies chase me. They smash me into the ground. They force me to live in dark regions, like those who have been dead for ages.
They will be imprisoned in a pit, locked up in a prison, and after staying there for a long time, they will be punished.
So the officials took Jeremiah and put him in the cistern of Malkijah, one of the royal princes, that was in the courtyard of the guardhouse. There was no water in the cistern, only mud. So when they lowered Jeremiah into the cistern with ropes he sank in the mud.
They shut me up in a pit and threw stones at me.
Water engulfed me up to my neck; the deep ocean surrounded me; seaweed was wrapped around my head.
Moreover, as for you, because of our covenant relationship secured with blood, I will release your prisoners from the waterless pit.
"Everyone who hears these words of mine and does them is like a wise man who built his house on rock.
and throw them into the fiery furnace, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
But God raised him up, having released him from the pains of death, because it was not possible for him to be held in its power.
because you will not leave my soul in Hades, nor permit your Holy One to experience decay.