Cover of: Jonah | Dana Redfield


a novel
  • 307 Pages
  • 4.85 MB
  • English
Hampton Roads Pub. Co. , Charlottesville, VA
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction., Fathers and daughters -- Fiction., Single fathers -- Fic
Statementby Dana Redfield.
LC ClassificationsPS3568.E3446 J66 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination307 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL61412M
ISBN 101571741569
LC Control Number99095401

The book of Jonah is Narrative History and a Prophetic Oracle. The prophet Jonah wrote it approximately B.C.

before Assyria conquered Israel’s Northern Kingdom.

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Key personalities include Jonah, the captain and the ship’s crew and the people of Nineveh. The purpose of this book is to show that God is a merciful and gracious God. Jonah Flees From the LORD - The word of the LORD came to Jonah son of Amittai: “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” But Jonah ran away from the LORD and headed for Tarshish.

He went down to Joppa, where he found a ship bound for that port. After paying the fare, he went aboard and sailed for Tarshish to flee from the LORD. Written by the Prophet Jonah, son of Amittai, around B.C., the book of Jonah is different from the other prophetic books of the audience of the book of Jonah was the people of Israel and all future readers of the Bible and, typically, prophets issued warnings or.

A Gracious and Compassionate God: Mission, Salvation and Spirituality in the Book of Jonah (New Studies in Biblical Theology). Book of Jonah, the fifth of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets, embraced in a single book, The Twelve, in the Jewish canon.

Unlike other Old Testament prophetic books, Jonah is not a collection of the prophet’s oracles but primarily a narrative about the man. Jonah is. Oct 23,  · Jonah (Texas Rascals Book 12) - Kindle edition by Lori Wilde.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Jonah (Texas Rascals Book 12)/5(41). Oct 23,  · This is the holy book of Jonah, known simply as "Jonah". The recording is dramatized, from the King James Bible.

This is, in my opinion, the best and most beautiful recording of. Even the truth of God pleases the human heart often only as long as the own importance can be stressed by it. All this Jonah had to learn. This little book therefore contains very practical lessons for every reader. Peculiarities. a) The Miracles of God.

The book of Jonah is a book of miracles. Jan 02,  · Author: Jonah identifies the book as telling the story of the prophet Jonah.

Although the book is written in the third person, the traditional view is that Jonah is the author of the book, and there is no persuasive reason to theorize about an unknown author.

Date of Writing: The Book of Jonah was likely written between and B.C. Jonah or Jonas, in the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh/Old Testament), is a prophet of the northern kingdom of Israel in about the 8th century is the central figure of the Book of Jonah, in which he is called upon by God to travel to Nineveh and warn its residents of impending divine sinopsms.comd, Jonah boards a ship to in a storm, he orders the ship's crew to cast him overboard Born: 9th century BCE.

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The Book of Jonah on Yom Kippur. Yom Kippur Prayer Services. Yom Kippur in the Community. Survey of Jonah Book Type: The fifth book of the Minor Prophets; the thirty-second book of the Old Testament; the thirty-second book of the Bible. Author: Jonah, named directly in the first is a unique prophet: he goes to great lengths trying to avoid God's call.

Jonah also responds to the repentance of Nineveh with anger, since he would rather have seen them destroyed. The Book of Jonah is a parable of mercy. It may be read as an allegory, one of sin and repentance, with God's loving mercy and forgiveness.

Jonah and the whale is a favorite story among children. Jonah Goes to Nineveh. 3 Then the word of the L ord came to Jonah the second time, saying, 2 “Arise, go to l Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it the message that I tell you.” 3 So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh, according to the word of the L ord.

Now l Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, 1 three days' journey in breadth. Apr 12,  · Watch our overview video on the book of Jonah, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. The book of Jonah is a subversive story about a.

An Outline. Commentary on the Book of Jonah by Cooper Abrams. JONAH TRIES TO FLEES FROM GOD'S A. God Commissions Jonah was one of God's prophets during the period of the Divided Kingdom. He was God's instrument to carry out God's Will on earth.

T he book of Jonah is an Old Testament story which tells about how the prophet Jonah refused to follow the Lord. Through some supernatural events, God convinced him to obey and carry out the Lord’s plan.

While Jonah eventually did what he was asked to do, the. Jonah GUILTY SILENCE AND ITS REWARD Jonah - Jonah Jonah was apparently an older contemporary of Hosea and Amos.

The Assyrian power was looming threateningly on the northern horizon, and a flash or two had already broken from that cloud. The book of Jonah recounts real events in the life and ministry of the prophet himself.

Literary Characteristics. Unlike most other prophetic parts of the OT, this book is a narrative account of a single prophetic mission. Its treatment of that mission is thus similar to the accounts of the ministries of Elijah and Elisha found in 1,2 Kings.

Book of Jonah, Destruction and Captivity by the Assyrians. Go To Jonah Index. Title: Following the lead of the Hebrew Masoretic text, the title of the book is derived from the principal character, Jonah. Both the Septuagint (LXX), and the Latin Vulgate (Vg.), ascribe the same name. JONAH, BOOK OF.

The only book in the Hebrew Scriptures dealing exclusively with the commission of a prophet of Jehovah to proclaim in and for a non-Israelite city a message of doom, and which proclamation resulted in that city’s repentance.

The experiences related in this book were unique to. The book starts with God’s order to Jonah to go and preach the people of Nineveh but he was reluctant because they were his enemies and further thinking that they won’t repent.

He flees from God, swallowed by a fish repented and thrown out of the belly of fish and out of the sea. 3 But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of the Lord, and went down to Joppa; and he found a ship going to Tarshish: so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish from the presence of the Lord.

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Stay at Jonah’s. Jonah’s features 11 Ocean Retreat Rooms all with private balconies overlooking the ocean, each room offers minimalist lines and muted tones to. Herbert's I think 8th book veers away from his usually shlock horror and moves to the supernatural thriller of The Jonah.

Although a with a well rounded anti-hero lead and interesting enough story, the bar set by his horror work is just not reached in this book, but it still worth a read though/5. Introduction Jonah is the book of the Bible which perhaps has been criticized more than any other.

Unfortunately, many Christians thoughtlessly cast aspersions upon this important book in the canon of Scripture without realizing that they are playing into the hands of the critics and innocently becoming the dupes of the skeptics.

Jonah Flees From the Lord The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” But Jo. Jonah Flees From the Lord.

1 The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah ran away from the Lord and headed for Tarshish.

He went down to Joppa, where he found a. Jonah is the third book in the styclar saga series written by Nikki Kelly. In the book Jonah gets “killed” or so Lihala thought, she finds in his journal a drawing of herself dated today with the word "butterfly" effect in greek. She figures out that he is not actually dead, he is just in the third dimension/5.

Jonah: Navigating a Life Interrupted - Bible Study Book by Priscilla Shirer provides a personal study experience five days a week, leader helps, and viewer guides for the group video sessions of this in-depth women's Bible study.

What do we do when God interrupts our lives? Many times, like Jonah, we run! In this 7-session Bible study, Priscilla redefines interruption and shows that Age Min: God wasn't finished with supernatural events in the Book of Jonah.

Certainly, it was impressive and extraordinary for a man to survive multiple days inside a large sea creature. That was a miracle, for sure.

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But make no mistake: Jonah's survival pales in comparison to the repentance of an entire city.Jonah’s Disobedience and Flight. 1 The word of the LORD came to Jonah, a son of Amittai: * 2 Set out for the great city * of Nineveh, and preach against it; for their wickedness has come before me.

b 3 But Jonah made ready to flee to Tarshish, * away from the LORD.