NKJVNew King James Version
1Now the word of the Lord came to #2 Kin. 14:25; Matt. 12:39–41; 16:4; Luke 11:29, 30, 32Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, 2“Arise, go to #Is. 37:37Nineveh, that #Gen. 10:11, 12; 2 Kin. 19:36; Jon. 4:11; Nah. 1:1; Zeph. 2:13great city, and cry out against it; for #Gen. 18:20; Hos. 7:2their wickedness has come up before Me.” 3But Jonah arose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord. He went down to #Josh. 19:46; 2 Chr. 2:16; Ezra 3:7; Acts 9:36, 43Joppa, and found a ship going to Tarshish; so he paid the fare, and went down into it, to go with them to #Is. 23:1Tarshish #Gen. 4:16; Job 1:12; 2:7from the presence of the Lord.
The Holy Bible, New King James Version, Copyright © 1982 Thomas Nelson. All rights reserved.