Jonah 4:4

“Then said the LORD, Doest thou well to be angry?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jonah 4:4

Then said the Lord, Doest thou well to be angry?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD said, "Do you have good reason to be angry?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jehovah said, Doest thou well to be angry?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the Lord said, Have you any right to be angry?
- Basic English Bible

And Jehovah said, Doest thou well to be angry?
- Darby Bible

Then said the LORD, Doest thou well to be angry?
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh said, "Is it right for you to be angry?"
- World English Bible

And Jehovah saith, `Is doing good displeasing to thee?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the LORD said: 'Art thou greatly angry?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jonah 4:4

Wesley's Notes for Jonah 4:4


4:2 Was not this - Did I not think of this? That thy pardon would contradict my preaching.

4:3 Than to live - Disgraced and upbraided by hardened sinners, who will brand me for a liar.

4:5 A booth - Some small and mean shed, probably of green boughs. 'Till he might see - It seems the forty days were not fully expired.

4:6 Prepared - Commanded that in the place where Jonah's booth stood, this spreading plant should spring up to be a shade when the gathered boughs were withered. To deliver - To give some ease to his mind.


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