When they could not come near to him for the crowd, they removed the roof where he was. When they had broken it up, they let down the mat that the paralytic was lying on.
Then she let them down by a cord through the window; for her house was on the side of the wall, and she lived on the wall.
1 Samuel 19:12
So Michal let David down through the window. He went, fled, and escaped.
but his disciples took him by night, and let him down through the wall, lowering him in a basket.
2 Corinthians 11:33
Through a window I was let down in a basket by the wall, and escaped his hands.
Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of Malchijah the king's son, that was in the court of the guard: and they let down Jeremiah with cords. In the dungeon there was no water, but mire; and Jeremiah sank in the mire.
Not finding a way to bring him in because of the multitude, they went up to the housetop, and let him down through the tiles with his cot into the midst before Jesus.
"I was in the city of Joppa praying, and in a trance I saw a vision: a certain container descending, like it was a great sheet let down from heaven by four corners. It came as far as me.
Though they dig into Sheol, there my hand will take them; and though they climb up to heaven, there I will bring them down.
He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters.
Behold, men brought a paralyzed man on a cot, and they sought to bring him in to lay before Jesus.
One ran, and filling a sponge full of vinegar, put it on a reed, and gave it to him to drink, saying, "Let him be. Let's see whether Elijah comes to take him down."
He bought a linen cloth, and taking him down, wound him in the linen cloth, and laid him in a tomb which had been cut out of a rock. He rolled a stone against the door of the tomb.
He took it down, and wrapped it in a linen cloth, and laid him in a tomb that was cut in stone, where no one had ever been laid.
When they had fulfilled all things that were written about him, they took him down from the tree, and laid him in a tomb.
He said to them, "Don't be amazed. You seek Jesus, the Nazarene, who has been crucified. He has risen. He is not here. Behold, the place where they laid him!