Book of Jonah

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a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale

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These connections between patience, poverty, obedience, and stability carry Patience naturally from the general discussion of patience into the rollicking retelling of the book of Jonah that follows.
There are thus multiple interpretative emphases surrounding the book of Jonah.
While it is not out of the realm of possibility that the writer of the Book of Jonah found an old prayer and inserted it, this is to me not a likely possibility.
is designed as a chapter book with special clues, tasks, games and adventures that lead to an understanding of the book of Jonah.
Evidence of Gill's influence on Jones is also apparent in his wood engravings; old testament illustrations of the animals entering the ark and the whale from the book of Jonah are both evocative and striking.
Comparing himself to the king of Nineveh in the Book of Jonah, Langford proclaimed April 25 a "day of prayer in sackcloth and ashes" and called on "all bishops, priests, pastors, ministers and all citizens of various denominations and creeds to join in.
I was recently with our Inupiaq Bible Translation Team, working on the Book of Jonah.
By the time of his execution for heresy and treason, Tyndale had translated the New Testament, the Pentateuch, the historical books as far as Second Chronicles, and the Book of Jonah.
Perhaps there are also agnostics whose skepticism or spiritual distress may be relieved by assurance that the Book of Jonah is a wonderfully imaginative moral tale, that searches for relics of Noah's Ark are an unnecessary effort, and that Adam, Eve, and the six days plus one are extracted from a work of art and not a parish register of Eden.
Chapters discuss Genesis 1 as a blueprint for mission, interpretations and context of the book of Jonah, the role of Israel as a light to nations, and much more.
It is preceded by essays surveying common good themes in three units of Scripture (the Decalogue, the book of Jonah, and the Pauline corpus).
This article, in the pastor's view, was proof positive that the Book of Jonah and, by extension, the entirety of the Bible was neither myth nor story but documented history.
The first musical, Get Up And Go, was based on the book of Jonah.
After a study of the book of Jonah, children in the church school St.
When I think of monks copying the ancient holy words of the many testaments -- and then discover that the majority of fourteen-year-olds today think the book of Jonah is in the New Testament--I cringe.