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Jonah 3 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:1 - Then the word of the LORD came to Jonah the second time, saying,

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:2 - "Arise, go to Nin'eveh, that great city, and proclaim to it the message that I tell you."

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:3 - So Jonah arose and went to Nin'eveh, according to the word of the LORD. Now Nin'eveh was an exceedingly great city, three days' journey in breadth.

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:4 - Jonah began to go into the city, going a day's journey. And he cried, "Yet forty days, and Nin'eveh shall be overthrown!"

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:5 - And the people of Nin'eveh believed God; they proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them to the least of them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:6 - Then tidings reached the king of Nin'eveh, and he arose from his throne, removed his robe, and covered himself with sackcloth, and sat in ashes.

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:7 - And he made proclamation and published through Nin'eveh, "By the decree of the king and his nobles: Let neither man nor beast, herd nor flock, taste anything; let them not feed, or drink water,

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:8 - but let man and beast be covered with sackcloth, and let them cry mightily to God; yea, let every one turn from his evil way and from the violence which is in his hands.

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:9 - Who knows, God may yet repent and turn from his fierce anger, so that we perish not?"

Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:10 - When God saw what they did, how they turned from their evil way, God repented of the evil which he had said he would do to them; and he did not do it.
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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

Availability: Freely available for non-commercial use provided that this header is included in its entirety with any copy distributed.

 
 
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