Jonah – In the Shade of the Kikayon

Jonah – In the Shade of the Kikayon

Jonah 4:1-10 1 Jonah was very indignant at this; he fell into a rage. 2 He prayed to Yahweh and said: ‘Ah! Yahweh, is this not just as I said would happen when when I was still in my own country? That was why I went and fled to Tarshish: I knew that you were a God of...
Jonah – From the Belly of Nineveh

Jonah – From the Belly of Nineveh

Jonah 3:1-10 1 And the word of Yahweh came to Jonah a second time: 2 ‘Arise’, he said, ‘go to Nineveh, the great city, and preach to them as I told you to’. 3 And Jonah arose and went to Nineveh according to the word of Yahweh. Now Nineveh was a city great beyond...
Jonah – From the Belly of the Whale

Jonah – From the Belly of the Whale

Jonah 2:1-10 1 From the belly of the fish he (Jonah) prayed to Yahweh, his God; and he said: 2 Out of my distress I called upon Yahweh, And he answered me; from the belly of Sheol I cried. You heard my voice. 3 You cast me into the abyss, into the heart of the sea,...
Jonah: Throw Me Into the Sea

Jonah: Throw Me Into the Sea

Jonah 1:1-17 1 The word of Yahweh came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 ‘Arise’, he said, ‘go to Nineveh, the great city, and cry to them that their wickedness has come up before my face’. 3 And Jonah set out, but to flee to Tarshish, away from Yahweh. He came down to Joppa...