Jonah 1:1-3 NIV

Jonah Flees From the LORD

1 The word of the LORD came to Jonah1 son of Amittai:2

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2 "Go to the great city of Nineveh3 and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me."

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3 But Jonah ran4 away from the LORD and headed for Tarshish5. He went down to Joppa,6 where he found a ship bound for that port. After paying the fare, he went aboard and sailed for Tarshish to flee from the LORD.7

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