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Jonah and the whale by Geoffrey Patterson

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jonah (Biblical prophet) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Bible stories, English -- O.T. -- Jonah.

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About the Edition

Retells the Biblical story of Jonah, who failed to obey the commands of the Lord.

Edition Notes

StatementGeoffrey Patterson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS580.J55 P37 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1567491M
ISBN 100688112382, 0688112390
LC Control Number91053021

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Jan 10,  · Jonah and the Whale [Rachel Elliot, Xuan Thanh Le] on redleaf-photography.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Relive the story of Jonah and the Whale in this beautiful book 5/5(3). The book of Jonah appears as one of twelve small books of Scripture known as Trei Asar (“The Twelve”). The book of Jonah is followed by Michah (Micah), which in turn is followed by Nachum. The book of Nachum speaks almost entirely of the sinful city of Nineveh and its final redleaf-photography.com: Mendel Dubov. Jonah and the Whale is a well-written journey of an Austrailian teen learning to question his religion, a nearly cult-like branch of Christianity, and accept himself in a larger society, both in manners such as searching for a career, sexuality and love, and the/5. The Story of Jonah and the Whale The Wonder Book of Bible Stories — Logan Marshall At this time another prophet, named Jonah, was giving the word of the Lord to the Israelites.

When Jonah ran from the call of God, one of the oddest events in the Bible occurred—the story of Jonah and the Whale. The book of Jonah highlights God's patience and loving kindness, and his willingness to give those who disobey him a second chance. The story of Jonah and the Whale, one of the oddest accounts in the Bible, opens with God speaking to Jonah, son of Amittai, commanding him to preach repentance to the city of Nineveh. Synopsis Jonah found God's order unbearable. Nov 25,  · reS-Gr 3-Lanning's straightforward retelling of the Old Testament story includes Jonah's unsuccessful flight from God's command that he preach to the people of Nineveh. A violent storm at sea followed by three days inside a whale convinces him to accept the assignment. The book ends with the people's repentance that averts their impending doom.5/5(1). 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.

Sep 22,  · “Jonah and the Whale: Why the Book of Jonah Is Read on Yom Kippur” by Nahum Sarna originally appeared in the August issue of Bible Review. It was republished in Bible History Daily on September 20, May 02,  · Jonah flying out of the red-tongued whale's mouth, along with crabs and silver fishies, is alone worth the price of admission, as is the gorgeous two-page spread in which a big sleek black whale floats in a sea of cobalt-blue bricks, dwarfing schools of smaller fish and a tiny, terrified Jonah."/5(8). Dec 03,  · If Jonah was a nationalistic prophet (like Zedekiah in 1 Kings 22), the book would have already stood as a corrective to this misguided zeal for all prophets who came after him. (end of article summary) Some look to Jesus’ reference to Jonah in Matthew to be an open and shut case that the book Jonah was historical. I think the. Description In All You Do uses affiliate links within its posts. You may read more on our disclosure policy.. This fun mini flip book is perfect for any Sunday School or preschool class to reinforce the story of Jonah & the Whale.