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book of Jonah : newly revised

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Published by Stewart, Tabori & Chang in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jonah -- (Biblical prophet) -- Caricatures and cartoons,
  • American wit and humor, Pictorial

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R.O. Blechman.
    GenreCaricatures and cartoons.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19013721M
    ISBN 101556705484
    LC Control Number96070554
    OCLC/WorldCa36703178


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Jonah New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Jonah Tries to Run Away from God 1 Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai, saying, 2 “Go at once to Nineveh, that great city, and cry out against it; for their wickedness has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah set out to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord.

4 But the Lord hurled a great wind upon the sea, and such a mighty storm came upon the sea that the ship threatened to break up. 5 Then the mariners were afraid, and each cried to his god. They threw the cargo that was in the ship into the sea, to lighten it for them.

Jonah, book of Jonah : newly revised book, had gone down into the hold of the ship and had lain down, and was fast asleep. Jonah’s Disobedience and Flight. 1 The word of the L ord came to Jonah, # 2 Kgs son of Amittai: # Jonah, son of Amittai: a prophet of this name lived at the time of Jeroboam II (– B.C.).

2 Set out for the great city # Great city: exaggeration is characteristic of this book; the word “great” (Heb. gadol) occurs fourteen times. of Nineveh, and preach against it; for their. The book of Jonah: newly revised. [R O Blechman] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book of Jonah. New York, N.Y.: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, (OCoLC) Named Person: Jonah, (Biblical prophet); Jonah, (Biblical prophet) Document Type.

Jonah: A Handbook on the Hebrew Text (Baylor Handbook on the Hebrew Bible) revised and expanded edition by W. Dennis Tucker Jr. (Author). 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. From Booklist Feldman’s intriguing first novel, a modern retelling of the Bible’s Book of Jonah, examines the dilemma of faith amid life’s failures and loss.

Blessed with ambition and good looks, Jonah Jacobstein is a year-old New York City corporate lawyer who has recently been placed on a /5(99).

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. The Book of Jonah, containing the well-known story of Jonah in the stomach of a fish for three days, is a narrative about a reluctant prophet.

This fifth book of the Twelve (Minor) Prophets contains no oracles and is thus unique among prophetic books. The Book of Jonah is a book of the Nevi'im in the Hebrew Bible. It tells of a Hebrew prophet named Jonah son of Amittai who is sent by God to prophesy the destruction of Nineveh but tries to escape the divine mission.

Set in the reign of Jeroboam II, it was probably written in the post-exilic period, some time between the late 5th to early 4th century BC. The story has a long interpretive history and has become. Of the twelve minor prophets, the book that has been consistently pondered and examined with much fascination is the Book of Jonah.

This is attributed to its mythical imagery, which illustrates the prophet’s journey to the land of Nineveh. The book of Jonah highlights God's patience and loving kindness, and his willingness to give those who disobey him a second chance.

Landscape The story begins in Israel, moves to the Mediterranean seaport of Joppa, and concludes in Nineveh, the capital city of the Assyrian empire, along the Tigris : Jack Zavada. Tolkien's contribution was the translation of Jonah, one of the most famous bible stories. Darton, Longman and Todd, the publisher for this new paperback volume, were also the original publisher of the original Jerusalem Bible.

They have now studied the original manuscript of Tolkien's translation of the Book of Jonah and will now re. The Book of Jonah Blaine Robison, M.A. Published 15 June ; Revised 21 November Home. Sources: Bibliographic data for works cited may be found at the end of the otherwise indicated Scripture quotations are taken from the New.

Selected Bibliography of the Book of Jonah: David Malick: 06/23/ An Argument of the Book of Jonah: David Malick: 06/22/ 5. Jonah: Hampton Keathley IV: 06/18/ An Introduction to the Book of Jonah: David Malick: 06/14/ 1. Shattered Stereotypes (Jonah 1) Bob Deffinbaugh: 06/03/ 3.

Nineveh’s Repentance and Jonah’s Wrath. Not only does the book provide an elaborate description of the religious deterioration of the Northern Kingdom in the eighth century, and then the deportation and consequent social conditions2 of those tribes afterbut it explicitly quotes a prophet of that century, Amos, and makes reference () to the preaching of Jonah at Nineveh Instead, this book ends with a twist: Jonah was angered by the turn of events.

InJonah is described as "greatly displeased" and "furious." The Hebrew word ha-râ indicates a blaze of anger. 1 The word of Yahweh was addressed to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 'Up!' he said, 'Go to Nineveh, the great city, and proclaim to them that their wickedness has forced itself upon me.' 3 Jonah set about running away from Yahweh, and going to Tarshish.

He went down to Jaffa and found a. 4 Dr. Constable's Notes on Jonah Edition unidentified writer appears to have put the book in its final form. However, Jonah could have been describing himself in the third did this in the Book of Daniel, which most conservatives believe Daniel wrote.

The compilers of the Old Testament canon probably placed this book amongFile Size: KB. Jonah therefore is the only prophet of the OT revealing the grace of God towards the heathen.

Jonah's experiences form the main contents and purpose of the book. The prophetic significance of this book not only lies in the short message in Nineveh but also in the entire history of Jonah described in his book.

The analysis of the various imaginative genre classifications of the Book of Jonah shows that scholars have viewed the book as an allegory, parable, mashal, prophetic legend, midrash, novella, or Author: Mark Klooster. 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 book closes with showing Jonah as a.

The audio recording of the book of Jonah from the revised New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is now available on. Listen to the book of Jonah. The NABRE includes a newly revised translation of the entire Old Testament (including the Book of Psalms) along with the edition of the New Testament.

The NABRE is a formal equivalent translation of Sacred Scripture, sponsored by the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine, using the best manuscripts available/5(). THE BOOK OF JONAH. The story of Jonah has great theological import. It concerns a disobedient prophet who rejected his divine commission, was cast overboard in a storm and swallowed by a great fish, rescued in a marvelous manner, and returned to his starting point.

Now he obeys and goes to Nineveh, the capital of Israel’s ancient enemy. [A new version of this page can be found here]. Jonah Runs from God. Jonah's attempted escape.

God's call to JonahNow the word of the LORD came to Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, "Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry out against it; for their wickedness has come up before Me.".

What message does the story of Jonah send to mankind. How is the story of Jonah and the story of our Messiah connected. Who were the Ninevites. How did Jonah turn his pagan shipmates from their. Well, except the book of Jonah. It’s a story, not a sermon. It focuses on the prophet, not the people.

And Jonah contains hardly any prophecy at all only one line: “Yet forty days and Nineveh will be overthrown” (Jon ). Among the books of the Bible, Jonah is a bit of an oddball.

This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. This study presents the book of Jonah as part of the unfolding, unified story of redemption pointing to Christ.

Pastors, seminarians, and thoughtful readers interested in how the Old Testament points to Christ will appreciate this new study of Jonah.” See more about the Gospel According to the Old Testament commentary series.

Play this game to review undefined. How many chapters are there in the book of Jonah. it does not come to pass. Fourth, Jonah clearly reveals God’s concern and compassion for the pagan nations of the world This final point is perhaps the greatest contribution of the book. Jonah in the New Testament: Jonah’s contribution to the New Testament is.

Date. Date and Purpose | “The Books of Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah”; Authorship and Date | The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised; Date | The New American Commentary: Amos, Obadiah, Jonah; Date And Setting | Word Biblical Commentary, Volume Hosea-Jonah; The Date of the Book | A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Jonah; Author.

At the end of the day, God is less concerned with what we do for Him than who we are in Him. Few figures illustrate that truth better than Jonah. Focused on the prophet rather than his prophecy, the story of Jonah gives us a picture of a man on the run due to his own selfish desires.

Instead of showing mercy to his enemies, he determined to keep God's grace to himself rather than share it with. 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 its writer, Jonah the son of Amittai. Commentaries on Jonah. A list of the best commentaries on Jonah ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users.

You can find the best commentary on Jonah for 80%(5). Author of the Book of Jonah. The author of the book is the prophet Jonah who wrote his own autobiography.

To conclude that someone else wrote the book is difficult since the information about Job’s experience in the fish’s stomach and in chapter 4 requires firsthand knowledge.

2 Kings reveals that the prophet lived in Gath-hepher during the time of Jeroboam ( B.B.). JONAH'S NINEVEH By Donald J. Wiseman When I accepted the invitation to deliver this lecture, a number of considerations were in mind./1/ The least, though not without interest, was that it would be thirty years since Professor G.

Aalders' Tyndale Lecture, The Problem of the Book of Jonah (). In a pair of articles on literary structure and the book of Jonah, Ernst Wendland argues for what makes a chiasm valid, with a test case in the book of our church begins to study Jonah, I share the outlines from his second article.

You can find his reflections on chiasms here. They demonstrate how much the biblical authors, in this case Jonah or another prophet well. Some, but not all, scholars accept that only chapters 1–3 contain material from the late 8th century prophet Micah. The latest material comes from the post-Exilic period after the Temple was rebuilt in BC, so that the early 5th century BC seems to be the period when the book was completed.

The first stage was the collection and arrangement of some spoken sayings of the historical Micah. Raymond Calkins in his book, The Modern Message of the Minor Prophets, writes: "[Jonah] is not literal history—it is not a short story but an allegory, similar to the Parables of Jesus." Calkins, on page of his book, illustrates this with his list of allegorical meanings: Jonah File Size: KB.