Rescue me from the mud and do not let me sink. Rescue me from those who hate me, and from the deep waters.
Deep waters call out to what is deeper still; at the roar of your waterfalls all your breakers and your waves swirled over me.
"You blew with your breath, and the sea covered them; they sank like lead in the mighty water.
Then say, "Babylon will sink like this and won't rise from the disaster that I'm bringing on her. Her people will be exhausted.'" This concludes the writings of Jeremiah.
"If anyone causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him if a large millstone were hung around his neck and he were drowned at the bottom of the sea.
"If anyone causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him if a large millstone were hung around his neck and he were thrown into the sea.
It would be better for him if a millstone were hung around his neck and he were thrown into the sea than for him to cause one of these little ones to sin.
But when he noticed the strong wind, he was frightened. As he began to sink, he shouted, "Lord, save me!"
So they signaled to their partners in the other boat to come and help them. They came and filled both boats until the boats began to sink.
You cast me into the deep into the heart of the sea. Flood waters engulfed me. All your breakers and your waves swirled over me.
The cords of death entangled me; the rivers of Belial made me afraid.