Jonah 3:1

“And the word of the LORD came unto Jonah the second time, saying,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jonah 3:1

And the word of þe Lordcame vnto Ionah the second time, saying;
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now the word of the LORD came to Jonah the second time, saying,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the word of Jehovah came unto Jonah the second time, saying,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the word of the Lord came to Jonah a second time, saying,
- Basic English Bible

And the word of Jehovah came unto Jonah the second time, saying,
- Darby Bible

And the word of the LORD came to Jonah the second time, saying,
- Webster's Bible

The word of Yahweh came to Jonah the second time, saying,
- World English Bible

And there is a word of Jehovah unto Jonah a second time, saying,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the word of the LORD came unto Jonah the second time, saying:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jonah 3:1

Wesley's Notes for Jonah 3:1


3:3 Exceeding great - The greatest city of the known world at that day, it was then in its flourishing state greater than Babylon, whose compass was three hundred eighty - five furlongs, but Nineveh was in compass, four hundred and eighty. It is said, her walls were an hundred foot in height, her walls broad enough for three coaches to meet, and safely pass by each other; that it had fifteen hundred towers on its walls, each two hundred foot high, and one million, four hundred thousand men employed for eight years to build it. Of three days journey - To walk round the walls, allowing twenty miles to each day's journey.


Discussion for Jonah 3:1

  • John madden on Jonah 3:1
    When god speaks once it should ve enough to obey but jonah delayed in obeying it caused him some sorrow but he did learn more about god and himself.his delay did not thawart the purposes of god on which he had for the people to repent


 

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