Jonah

Jonah 1

the book of

Jonah

    Jonah Tries to Run Away from God

  1. "Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah the son of Amit'tai, saying, "
  2. """Arise, go to Nin'eveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness has come up before me."" "
  3. "But Jonah rose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord. He went down to Joppa and found a ship going to Tarshish; so he paid the fare, and went on board, to go with them to Tarshish, away from the presence of the Lord."
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