The Book of Jonah

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3:2 Up! go to Nineveh, that great town, and give it the word which I have given you.

2:5 The waters were circling round me, even to the neck; the deep was about me; the sea-grass was twisted round my head.

1:16 Then great was the men's fear of the Lord; and they made an offering to the Lord and took oaths to him.

3:10 And God saw what they did, how they were turned from their evil way; and God's purpose was changed as to the evil which he said he would do to them, and he did it not.

2:3 For you have put me down into the deep, into the heart of the sea; and the river was round about me; all your waves and your rolling waters went over me.

4:7 But early on the morning after, God made ready a worm for the destruction of the vine, and it became dry and dead.

2:7 When my soul in me was overcome, I kept the memory of the Lord: and my prayer came in to you, into your holy Temple.

3:5 And the people of Nineveh had belief in God; and a time was fixed for going without food, and they put on haircloth, from the greatest to the least.

3:9 Who may say that God will not be turned, changing his purpose and turning away from his burning wrath, so that destruction may not overtake us?

4:1 But this seemed very wrong to Jonah, and he was angry.

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