Jonah 1:16
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New International Version
At this the men greatly feared the LORD, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows to him.

New Living Translation
The sailors were awestruck by the LORD's great power, and they offered him a sacrifice and vowed to serve him.

English Standard Version
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows.

New American Standard Bible
Then the men feared the LORD greatly, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows.

King James Bible
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice unto the LORD, and made vows.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The men feared the LORD even more, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows.

International Standard Version
Then the men feared the LORD greatly, offered a sacrifice to the LORD, and made vows.

NET Bible
The men feared the LORD greatly, and earnestly vowed to offer lavish sacrifices to the Lord.

New Heart English Bible
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly; and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD, and made vows.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The men were terrified of the LORD. They offered sacrifices and made vows to the LORD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly; and they offered a sacrifice unto the LORD, and made vows.

New American Standard 1977
Then the men feared the LORD greatly, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly and offered a sacrifice unto the LORD and made vows.

King James 2000 Bible
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice unto the LORD, and made vows.

American King James Version
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice to the LORD, and made vows.

American Standard Version
Then the men feared Jehovah exceedingly; and they offered a sacrifice unto Jehovah, and made vows.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the men feared the Lord exceedingly, and sacrificed victims to the Lord, and made vows.

Darby Bible Translation
And the men feared Jehovah exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice unto Jehovah, and made vows.

English Revised Version
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly; and they offered a sacrifice unto the LORD, and made vows.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice to the LORD, and made vows.

World English Bible
Then the men feared Yahweh exceedingly; and they offered a sacrifice to Yahweh, and made vows.

Young's Literal Translation
and the men fear Jehovah -- a great fear, and sacrifice a sacrifice to Jehovah, and vow vows.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
1:13-17 The mariners rowed against wind and tide, the wind of God's displeasure, the tide of his counsel; but it is in vain to think of saving ourselves any other way than by destroying our sins. Even natural conscience cannot but dread blood-guiltiness. And when we are led by Providence God does what he pleases, and we ought to be satisfied, though it may not please us. Throwing Jonah into the sea put an end to the storm. God will not afflict for ever, He will only contend till we submit and turn from our sins. Surely these heathen mariners will rise up in judgment against many called Christians, who neither offer prayers when in distress, nor thanksgiving for signal deliverances. The Lord commands all creatures, and can make any of them serve his designs of mercy to his people. Let us see this salvation of the Lord, and admire his power, that he could thus save a drowning man, and his pity, that he would thus save one who was running from him, and had offended him. It was of the Lord's mercies that Jonah was not consumed. Jonah was alive in the fish three days and nights: to nature this was impossible, but to the God of nature all things are possible. Jonah, by this miraculous preservation, was made a type of Christ; as our blessed Lord himself declared, Mt 12:40.
Study Bible
Jonah Cast Into the Sea and Swallowed
15So they picked up Jonah, threw him into the sea, and the sea stopped its raging. 16Then the men feared the LORD greatly, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows. 17And the LORD appointed a great fish to swallow Jonah, and Jonah was in the stomach of the fish three days and three nights.…
Cross References
Psalm 50:14
"Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving And pay your vows to the Most High;

Psalm 66:13
I shall come into Your house with burnt offerings; I shall pay You my vows,

Psalm 66:14
Which my lips uttered And my mouth spoke when I was in distress.

Jonah 1:14
Then they called on the LORD and said, "We earnestly pray, O LORD, do not let us perish on account of this man's life and do not put innocent blood on us; for You, O LORD, have done as You have pleased."
Treasury of Scripture

Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice to the LORD, and made vows.

feared.

Jonah 1:10 Then were the men exceedingly afraid, and said to him. Why have you …

Isaiah 26:9 With my soul have I desired you in the night; yes, with my spirit …

Daniel 4:34-37 And at the end of the days I Nebuchadnezzar lifted up my eyes to …

Daniel 6:26 I make a decree, That in every dominion of my kingdom men tremble …

Mark 4:31 It is like a grain of mustard seed, which, when it is sown in the …

Acts 5:11 And great fear came on all the church, and on as many as heard these things.

offered, etc. Heb. sacrificed a sacrifice unto the Lord, and vowed vows.

Genesis 8:20 And Noah built an altar to the LORD; and took of every clean beast, …

Judges 13:16 And the angel of the LORD said to Manoah, Though you detain me, I …

2 Kings 5:17 And Naaman said, Shall there not then, I pray you, be given to your …

Psalm 107:22 And let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving, and declare …

Isaiah 60:5-7 Then you shall see, and flow together, and your heart shall fear, …

made.

Genesis 28:20 And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and will keep …

Psalm 50:14 Offer to God thanksgiving; and pay your vows to the most High:

Psalm 66:13-16 I will go into your house with burnt offerings: I will pay you my vows…

Psalm 116:14 I will pay my vows to the LORD now in the presence of all his people.

Ecclesiastes 5:4 When you vow a vow to God, defer not to pay it; for he has no pleasure …

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