The account of Jonah can be a tough story for some to... well... swallow. After all, the Bible explains that this prophet was swallowed by a sea creature for three days. It's tempting to make this into some metaphor, but as you'll see in this video with Sam Allberry, that would be a mistake. Jonah and the Whale: Real or Symbolic?-Sam Allberry from biblestudytools on GodTube.