Results for: Jonah

In Tanakh and Talmud

When did Jonah die?

Not sure. The book of Jonah ends with him waiting for Nineveh to burn for their sins. I don't think we ever really find out exactly when he died.
In Old Testament

What did Jonah do?

Jonah refused to go to the place God told him to goto, he went the opposite way. God sent a storm , and he was swallowed by a whale , he was in the belly of the whale for thre ( Full Answer )
In Judaism

What is the Moral of Jonah?

To bring peace to the world and to encourage vegetarinism. and to embrace the world of games
In Judaism

Why did Jonah disobey?

The reason for Jonah's disobedience was he knew all about Niniva and there evil ways. He knew How mean they were to each other and people who came to the city. He told God he ( Full Answer )
In Judaism

What swallowed Jonah?

The description in the Book of Jonah is generic and nonspecific ... "a large fish".
In Old Testament

Where was Jonah written?

The book of Jonah was completed in c. 844 B.C.E. He was the son of the prophet Amittai of Gath-hepher in Galilee in the territory of Zebulun. At 2 Kings 14:23-25 it speaks tha ( Full Answer )
In Old Testament

Was Jonah persecuted?

yes he was persecuted because he did not do what god had said so god told the whale 2 swallow him
In Possessive Nouns

Is Jonahs' possessive?

Yes, the form Jonahs' is the possessive form ofthe plural noun Jonahs. The singular possessive form is Jonah's. EXAMPLES singular possessive: Mr. Jonah's house is on the ( Full Answer )
In Religion & Spirituality

Is jonah a prophet?

In religion, a prophet , from the Greek word προφήτης (profétés) meaning "advocate", is an individual who is claimed to have been contacted by t ( Full Answer )
In Old Testament

How did Jonah get to Nineveh?

In Jonah 2:10 the fish spit up Jonah on the beach. In Jonah 3:1-4 the Lord told Jonah again to go to the city of Nineveh and he reached the city this time. It's not written ho ( Full Answer )