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King James Version.
Then Jonah prayed unto the LORD his God out of the fish's
And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the
he heard me; out of the belly of hell cried I, and thou heardest my
For thou hadst cast me into the deep, in the midst of the
and the floods compassed me about: all thy billows and thy waves
passed over me.
Then I said, I am cast out of thy sight; yet I will look
toward thy holy temple.
The waters compassed me about, even to the soul: the depth
me round about, the weeds were wrapped about my head.
I went down to the bottoms of the mountains; the earth with
bars was about me for ever: yet hast thou brought up my life from
corruption, O LORD my God.
When my soul fainted within me I remembered the LORD: and
prayer came in unto thee, into thine holy temple.
They that observe lying vanities forsake their own
But I will sacrifice unto thee with the voice of
will pay that that I have vowed. Salvation is of the LORD.
And the LORD spake unto the fish, and it vomited out Jonah
the dry land.
Orthodox Library, Sts. Anastasia and Eremelindus, 2007.
Have mercy, O Lord, upon Thy servants
the scribe John, the priest Peter, John, Ehud, the people of Iraq,
and all the parishioners of the temple of Saint Andrew in Lubbock.
THE END, AND TO GOD BE THE GLORY!