Jonah 3:1-5 ESV

Jonah Goes to Nineveh

1 Then the word of the LORD came to Jonah the second time, saying,

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      2 "Arise, go to 1Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it the message that I tell you."

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      3 So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh, according to the word of the LORD. Now 2Nineveh was an exceedingly great city,a three days' journey in breadth.b

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        • 43 3:3 - [See ver. 2 above]
        • e 3:3 - Hebrew a great city to God
        • f 3:3 - Or a visit was a three days' journey
          4 Jonah began to go into the city, going a day's journey. And he called out, "Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown!"
          5 3And the people of Nineveh believed God. 4They called for a fast and 5put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them to the least of them.

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