book of Jonah =

[Sefer Yonah] = the voyage of the visionary : the commentary of Rabbi Moshe Alshich on the Book of Jonah by Moses Alshekh

Publisher: Feldheim Publishers in Jerusalem

Written in English
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  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Jonah -- Commentaries.

Edition Notes

Other titlesVoyage of the visionary
Statementtranslated by Ravi Shahar.
SeriesAlshich Tanach series
ContributionsRottenberg, A., Shahar, Ravi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1425 .A4813 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. ;
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17275816M

Book of Jonah Lesson 1 Welcome to the study of the Book of Jonah! This Old Testament book describes at least part of the ministry of a prophet called “Jonah,” the only prophet who attempted to run away from God. Jonah, whose name means “dove,” lived in Gath-hepher, located just north of Nazareth, during the reign of Jeroboam II in the. The discussion of humour in the Book of Jonah points out that many scholars have recognised the use of irony, parody, and satire in the book, leading some to characterise it as satire. However Author: Mark Klooster.

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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 gave instructions to the people of : Jack Zavada.

The book is replete with irony, wherein much of its humor lies. The name “Jonah” means “dove” in Hebrew, but Jonah’s character is anything but dove-like. Jonah is commanded to go east to Nineveh but flees toward the westernmost possible point, only to be swallowed by a great fish and dumped back at this starting point (, 11).

Book of Jonah, also spelled Jonas, 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.

An overview of the Book of Jonah leads one to determine two prominent sections, namely, “Jonah’s abortive voyage to Tarshish (Jon 1–2) and Jonah’s journey to Nineveh.” 18 Hastily avoiding his commission from the Lord God, Jonah, in the first section, devises a journey to Tarshish.

Due to Jonah shirking his divine mission, God sends. of o results for "jonah book" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime.

Eligible for Free Shipping. The Book of Jonah. by Peter Spier | out of 5 stars Hardcover $ $ 69 $ $ Get it as soon as Wed, Feb FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. 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.

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. 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, THE BOOK OF. This little roll of four short chapters has given rise to almost as much discussion and difference of opinion as the first four chapters of Genesis.

It would be presumptuous to think that one could, in a brief article, speak the final word on the questions in debate. Contents of the Book. 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 is a remarkable story perhaps best known for the stubbornness of a prophet, the great fish that swallows and then regurgitates Jonah, the conversion of the whole city of Nineveh, and the rapid growth and death of a gourd.

But this small book has a much deeper, more powerful message that has been obscured through the ages: that. 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 bitter man. The book of Jonah begins with God telling Jonah to “Get up, go to Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it” because of its evil (Jonah ).

But what is Jonah’s response. “Jonah got up to flee to Tarshish, away from the presence of the LORD” (Jonah ). delve simultaneously into the biblical Book of Jonah, Rabbi Yanklowitz’s social justice interpretation of that sacred text, and the learners’ own lived experiences.

Incorporated into each session are touchstone texts from the Book of Jonah and from The Book of Jonah: A Social Justice Commentary. The sessions are divided as follows: 1. 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 /5. Jonah (Texas Rascals Book 12) - Kindle edition by Wilde, Lori. 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).

Firstly the book of Jonah is a proof of God's unlimited grace and mercy not only for His earthly people Israel but also for the impious heathen city of Nineveh. It shows that God has given these people repentance for life.

For Israel or the Jews, respectively, this was very difficult to understand for they considered only themselves as God's. The book of Jonah was written about B.C. and it is the fifth book in the Minor Prophets.

It contains four chapters and forty-eight verses. The book is about a prophet, some sailors and the inhabitants of the city of Nineveh who are about to be destroyed because of their sin. The author of the book is the prophet Jonah who wrote his own.

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 ship bound for that port.

After paying the fare, he went aboard and sailed for Tarshish. Though the book does not identify its author, tradition has ascribed it to the prophet himself, Jonah son of Amittai (), from Gath Hepher (2Ki ; see note there) in Zebulun (JosThe Book of Jonah gives an account of the prophet Jonah and the well-known story in which God tells him to prophesy to the people of Nineveh to persuade them to repent or face destruction.

Jonah attempts to run the other direction, is thrown from a ship in a storm, swallowed by a giant fish, and transported to Nineveh. He decides to take the hint and preaches to the city. The. Use “A Book for Jonah” (pp.

15–16) to answer questions 18– Then fill in the answers on your answer document. 18 What was the main reason Dylan’s book was a success. F People wanted to help Dylan and Jonah. G It showed what a chocolate bar meant to Dylan. H People were curious about Dylan’s favorite activities.

J It revealed what Jonah likes best about Dylan. Jonah went at once to Nineveh in accordance with the LORD’S command. Nineveh was an enormously large city a three days’ walk across.

Jonah started out and made his way into the city the distance of one day’s walk, and proclaimed:. Book of jonah hebrew text, 1And the word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai, saying: א וַֽיְהִי֙ 3 And Jonah arose to flee to Tarshish from before the Lord, and he went down to., (PDF) Reading Jonah: A Guide to the Hebrew Text | Charles L.

Echols - 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. In this cogent and compelling book, Jonah Berger outlines a smarter, more effective approach.

Full of gripping anecdotes, smart science, and savvy advice, The Catalyst is an essential read for anyone in the business of change. Added bonus: It’s the rare business book that reads like a Released on: Ma   Jonah presents us with an inescapable God The Lord of Heaven and Earth who gets Jonah’s attention by weather, fear and pain.

He is an incredible God is involved in the details of life. He uses anything to bring about the perfections of His will. Most notabley in this book He speaks through waves, whales, weeds, worms and winds ,8. The Book of Jonah: Jonah - Duration: BYU Religious Educat views. 66 videos Play all King James Bible on audio edwardpf; The Book of Nahum - Duration: A subversive story about a rebellious prophet who despises his God for loving his enemies.

If you have ever attended church, Sunday school, or bedtime story sessions as a child, you have likely heard about the story in the Book of Jonah at some point. But, the prophet Jonah's account of remarkable experiences with storms at sea, being eaten by. The Old Testament book of Jonah, contains four chapters, and forty-eight book tells the story of the Prophet Jonah, who was called by God to the heathen city of Nineveh, which God would soon destroy if they did not his first rejection, Jonah was swallowed by a great fish (probably a whale).He repented of his sin of running away from God through prayer for.

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Mar 4, - Explore fisiimoli's board "Prophet Jonah", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Prophet jonah, Book of jonah and Quick view bible pins.The book is replete with irony, wherein much of its humor lies.

The name “Jonah” means “dove” in Hebrew, but Jonah’s character is anything but dove-like. Jonah is commanded to go east to Nineveh but flees toward the westernmost possible point (–3), only to be swallowed by a great fish and dumped back at this starting point (, 11).The Book of Jonah book.

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