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Son of Amittai

Nathan, Robert

Son of Amittai

by Nathan, Robert

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Published by W. Heinemann, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jonah, the prophet -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    American edition (New York, R.M. McBride & company) has title: Jonah.

    Statementby Robert Nathan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.N195 So, PS3527.A74 So
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 166, [1] p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6686715M
    LC Control Number26003381
    OCLC/WorldCa5360388

    the son of Amittai, the prophet, who was from Gath hepher” (2 Kings ). Thus Jonah witnessed firsthand the restorative compassion of God extended to his wayward people. In God’s providence, the expansion by Jeroboam was made easier because of Assyrian weakness. The Assyrians were engaged in conflicts with the Arameans and the Urartians. The son of Amittai was old, And his gray-bearded face was fold On fold of furrows, from his brow Down to his neck, as if a plow Had carved and harrowed in his skin (Like conscience in the quest for sin) The lines of seven decades, but For one long, smooth and vivid cut Across his cheek, the famous scar, That others might have thought would mar.

    Jonah Now the word of the Lord came unto Jonah the son of Amittai, &c.] Or, "and the word of the Lord was" F12; not that this is to be considered as connected with something the prophet had on his mind and in his thoughts when he began to write this book; or as a part detached from a prophecy not now extant; for it is no unusual thing with the Hebrews to begin books after . Jonah , KJV: "Now the word of the LORD came unto Jonah the son of Amittai, saying," Jonah , NASB: "The word of the LORD came to Jonah the son of Amittai saying," Jonah , NLT: "The LORD gave this message to Jonah son of Amittai:" Jonah , CSB: "The word of the LORD came to Jonah son of Amittai:".

    Timeframe in which Jonah worked. 2 Kings “He [Jeroboam II] restored the territory of Israel from the entrance of Hamath to the Sea of the Arabah, according to the word of the Lord God of Israel, which He had spoken through His servant Jonah the son of Amittai, the prophet who was from Gath Hepher.” (NKJV). Synonyms: Amittai, a-mi-TAI, אֲמִתַּיRelated Articles: II Kings Proper Noun DirectoryThe Twelve Prophets Amittai (Wikipedia)Amittai (/əˈmɪti.aɪ/; Hebrew: אֲמִתַּי‎, my truth; Latin: Amathi; Arabic: Matta‎) was the father of the Prophet Jonah. He was also a native of Gath-hepher. «Back to Glossary Index.


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Son of Amittai by Nathan, Robert Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Book of Jonah, containing the well-known story of Jonah in the stomach of a fish for three days, is a narrative about Jonah is portrayed as a recalcitrant prophet who flees from God’s summons to prophesy against the wickedness of the city of Nineveh.

According to the opening verse, Jonah is the son of Amittai. In Ben Amittai: First Call, recounting Scripture s first mention of Israel s most memorable prophet (2 Kings ), author Bruce Judisch takes Jonah, son of Amittai Ben Avram, a tanner from Gath-hepher, and his friend and protector, Elihu, on a tumultuous journey from Galilee to Samaria with God s message of deliverance to the court of King /5(10).

Jonah 1. INTRODUCTION. JONAH was the son of Amittai, of Gath-hepher in Zebulun (called Gittah-hepher in Joshua of the ten tribes, not to Judah. His date is to be gathered from 2 Kings entering of Hamath unto the sea of the plain, according to the word of the Lord God of Israel, which He spake by the hand of Son of Amittai book servant Jonah, the son of Amittai, the.

These are precisely the themes of the biblical book of Jonah. Jonah, too, is a man of justice – “the son of Amittai,” the son of truth.

Embodied in his. Concordance. Amittai (2 Son of Amittai book 2 Kings He restored the border of Israel from the entrance of Hamath to the sea of the Arabah, according to the word of Yahweh, the God of Israel, which he spoke by his servant Jonah the son of Amittai, the prophet, who was of Gath Hepher.

The Book of Jonah (Yonah יונה) is one of the twelve minor prophets included in the Tanakh. According to one tradition, Jonah was the boy brought back to life by Elijah the prophet in 1 Kings Another tradition holds that he was the son of the woman of Shunem brought back to life by Elisha in 2 Kings 4 and that he is called the "son of Amittai" (Truth) due to his mother's.

Yalḳ., Jonah, § ) Amittai came from the tribe of Zebulon and lived at Zarephath. There is a tradition that the widow who sustained the prophet Elijah there (I Kings, xvii. ) was Amittai's wife, and that the child whom Elijah revived was Jonah (Pirḳe R.

xxxiii.). Amittai. true, the father of Jonah the prophet, a native of Gath-hepher (2 Kings ; Jonah ). These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D. Jonah, Son of Amittai “Then the men feared the Lord exceedingly, and they offered a sacrifice to the Lord and made vows” (Jonah ).

- Jonah 1 Because we are concerned to see how later canonical writers develop the themes introduced in Genesis, we will now take a break from Genesis for the next week to examine some other biblical texts. The prophetic work of Isaiah began during the rule of King of Juda Uzzia so Jonah Ben Amittai lived during the times of the King of the Prophets.

The vision concerning Judah and Jerusalem that Isaiah son of Amoz saw during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham,Ahaz and Hezekiah, kings of Judah. Isaiah NIV. 2 KingsThe book of Jonah, Matthew; Luke Occupation: Prophet of Israel. Family Tree: Father: Amittai.

Key Verses: Jonah The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” Jonah —Biblical Data: Prophet in the days of Jeroboam II.; son of Amittai of Gath-hepher. He is a historical personage; for, according to II Kings xiv.

25, he predicted in Yhwh 's name the extent to which Jeroboam II. would restore the boundaries of the Northern Kingdom, "from the entering of Hamath unto the sea of the plain." Thewording of the passage may also imply that Jonah's.

Written by the Prophet Jonah, son of Amittai, around B.C., the book of Jonah is different from the other prophetic books of the Bible. The audience of the book of Jonah was the people of Israel and all future readers of the Bible and, typically, prophets issued warnings or gave instructions to the people of Israel.

Jonah 1 Jonah Flees From the Lord 1 The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah ran away from the Lord and headed for Tarshish.

Traditionally, the book has been ascribed to Jonah, the son of Amittai, who lived in the 8th cent. b.c. He was born at Gath-Hepher (cf. Josh ), in the territory of Zebulun, about five m. N of Nazareth (cf. 2 Kings ). According to legend (historically unacceptable) he was the son of the widow of Zarephath, and was the youth whom Elisha.

Jonah’s Disobedience and Flight. 1 The word of the LORD came to Jonah,a son of Amittai:* 2 Set out for the great city* of Nineveh, and preach against it; for their wickedness has come before me.b 3 But Jonah made ready to flee to Tarshish,* away from the LORD.

Jonah was called “Jonah the son of Amittai.” The name Amittai is related to the Hebrew word emett, which means “truth.” Jonah was the “son of truth.” According to truth and justice, the people of Nineveh were deserving of destruction.

Now the word of the LORD came to Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, Jonah. 2 Kings He restored the coast of Israel from the entering of Hamath unto the sea of the plain, according to the word of the LORD God of Israel, which he spake by the hand of his servant Jonah, the son of Amittai, the prophet, which was of Gathhepher.

Matthew The book of Jonah is about an event that Jesus said took place in history. The man Jonah was the main character of the book, he was the son of Amittai (Jonah ), and a native of Gathhepher, which was a city of the tribe of Zebulun in the northern Galilee region.

Jonah Runs from the Lord 1 The Lord gave this message to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 “Get up and go to the great city of Nineveh. Announce my judgment against it because I have seen how wicked its people are.” 3 But Jonah got up and went in the opposite direction to. Jonah Flees From the Lord. 1 The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah ran away from the Lord and headed for Tarshish ().He went down to Joppa, where he found a ship bound for that port.

After paying the fare, he went aboard and sailed for Tarshish .Jonah Jonah Flees the Presence of the Lord 1 Now the word of the Lord came to a Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, 2 “ Arise, go to b Nineveh, that c great city, and call out against it, d for their evil 1 has come up before me.

” 3 But Jonah e rose to flee to f Tarshish from the presence of the Lord."Jonah, the son of Amittai, which was of Gath-Hepher." For it is evident that we are intended to understand by the Jonah of this book the prophet mentioned in ii This would indicate a date for the book soon after BC.

The arguments against such .