He has redeemed my soul from going into the pit. My life shall see the light.'
He brought me up also out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay. He set my feet on a rock, and gave me a firm place to stand.
He keeps back his soul from the pit, and his life from perishing by the sword.
Don't let the flood waters overwhelm me, neither let the deep swallow me up. Don't let the pit shut its mouth on me.
then God is gracious to him, and says, 'Deliver him from going down to the pit, I have found a ransom.'
to bring back his soul from the pit, that he may be enlightened with the light of the living.
I went down to the bottoms of the mountains. The earth barred me in forever: yet have you brought up my life from the pit, Yahweh my God.
who redeems your life from destruction; who crowns you with loving kindness and tender mercies;