Book of Jonah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Book of Jonah a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale
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Usage

In literature:

But WHAT is this lesson that the book of Jonah teaches?
"Moby Dick; or The Whale" by Herman Melville
Our Lord further certifies to the historicity of the book of Jonah by his reference to the great prophet's preaching.
"The Testimony of the Bible Concerning the Assumptions of Destructive Criticism" by S. E. Wishard
The argument derived from the book of Jonah deserves more attention than that which rests upon the authority of Diodorus and Ctesias.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 2. (of 7): Assyria" by George Rawlinson
The story of the book of Jonah is too simple to need any analysis.
"Companion to the Bible" by E. P. Barrows
If you have time, look into the book of Jonah.
"Hebrew Life and Times" by Harold B. Hunting
One of the earliest satires on the character of the Doctrinaire is to be found in the Book of Jonah.
"By the Christmas Fire" by Samuel McChord Crothers
When the Book of Jonah was written no one precisely knows, nor is it discoverable who wrote it.
"Bible Romances" by George W. Foote
The whole book of Jonah is finely illustrated in a series of poems which cannot fail to please.
"The Baptist Magazine, Vol. 27, January, 1835" by Various
I remember with pleasure the class of girls sixteen and seventeen years old who studied the books of Job and Jonah with me one year.
"The Girl in Her Teens" by Margaret Slattery
The date of the birth of Jonah is not given; the margin of my bible dates the book of Jonah B. C. cir.
"A Few Words About the Devil" by Charles Bradlaugh
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In news:

The Book of Jonah was not written just to tell us about the prophet Jonah, but it was written because of what it reveals to us about God.
The premise of Jonah Goldberg's book Liberal Fascism is that the socialist or liberal left frequently uses the tactics of the fascist right.
Jonah Goldberg's great book "Liberal Fascism " cites overwhelming evidence of the fascists ' consistent pursuit of the goals of the left, and of the left's embrace of the fascists as one of their own during the 1920s.
Rather, it is that of National Review's Jonah Goldberg, whose brilliant book, "Liberal Fascism ," has just been issued in paperback.
If you haven't heard of Jonah Hex, Hollywood's latest comic-book-to-big-screen translation, odds are that you did not watch the Celtics in the playoffs.
The Book of Jonah was not written just to tell us about the prophet Jonah , but it was written because of what it reveals to us about God.
Jonah Goldberg is editor-at-large of National Review Online,and the author of the forthcoming book The Tyranny of Clich├ęs.
Jonah Lehrer may have been booted from The New Yorker 's masthead for falsifying Bob Dylan quotes in his book Imagine: How Creativity Works, but not all Conde Nast publications are marking an end of a Lehrer-a.
In the January 21 issue of the New Republic, Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, author of Hitler's Willing Executioners (Knopf), offered a sizable chunk of his new book, A Moral Reckoning: The Catholic Church during the Holocaust and Today.
Last Sunday a harsh review of Jonah Lehrer's new book on the science of creativity, Imagine, appeared in The New York Times.
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