Jonah 3:2
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New International Version
"Go to the great city of Nineveh and proclaim to it the message I give you."

New Living Translation
"Get up and go to the great city of Nineveh, and deliver the message I have given you."

English Standard Version
“Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it the message that I tell you.”

New American Standard Bible
"Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and proclaim to it the proclamation which I am going to tell you."

King James Bible
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Get up! Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach the message that I tell you."

International Standard Version
"Get up and go to Nineveh, that great city, and proclaim to it the message that I tell you."

NET Bible
"Go immediately to Nineveh, that large city, and proclaim to it the message that I tell you."

New Heart English Bible
"Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and proclaim to it the message that I give you."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Leave at once for the important city, Nineveh. Announce to the people the message I have given you."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and make unto it the proclamation that I bid thee.'

New American Standard 1977
“Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and proclaim to it the proclamation which I am going to tell you.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee.

King James 2000 Bible
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid you.

American King James Version
Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach to it the preaching that I bid you.

American Standard Version
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Arise, and go to Ninive the great city: and preach in it the preaching that I bid thee.

Darby Bible Translation
Arise, go to Nineveh, the great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I shall bid thee.

English Revised Version
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee.

Webster's Bible Translation
Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach to it the preaching that I bid thee.

World English Bible
"Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach to it the message that I give you."

Young's Literal Translation
'Rise, go unto Nineveh, the great city, and proclaim unto it the proclamation that I am speaking unto thee;'
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
3:1-4 God employs Jonah again in his service. His making use of us is an evidence of his being at peace with us. Jonah was not disobedient, as he had been. He neither endeavoured to avoid hearing the command, nor declined to obey it. See here the nature of repentance; it is the change of our mind and way, and a return to our work and duty. Also, the benefit of affliction; it brings those back to their place who had deserted it. See the power of Divine grace, for affliction of itself would rather drive men from God, than draw them to him. God's servants must go where he sends them, come when he calls them, and do what he bids them; we must do whatever the word of the Lord commands. Jonah faithfully and boldly delivered his errand. Whether Jonah said more, to show the anger of God against them, or whether he only repeated these words again and again, is not certain, but this was the purport of his message. Forty days is a long time for a righteous God to delay judgments, yet it is but a little time for an unrighteous people to repent and reform in. And should it not awaken us to get ready for death, to consider that we cannot be so sure that we shall live forty days, as Nineveh then was that it should stand forty days? We should be alarmed if we were sure not to live a month, yet we are careless though we are not sure to live a day.
Study Bible
Jonah Preaches to the Ninevites
1Now the word of the LORD came to Jonah the second time, saying, 2"Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and proclaim to it the proclamation which I am going to tell you." 3So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh according to the word of the LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, a three days' walk.…
Cross References
Jeremiah 1:17
"Now, gird up your loins and arise, and speak to them all which I command you. Do not be dismayed before them, or I will dismay you before them.

Ezekiel 2:7
"But you shall speak My words to them whether they listen or not, for they are rebellious.

Jonah 3:1
Now the word of the LORD came to Jonah the second time, saying,

Zephaniah 2:13
And He will stretch out His hand against the north And destroy Assyria, And He will make Nineveh a desolation, Parched like the wilderness.
Treasury of Scripture

Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach to it the preaching that I bid you.

Nineveh. Nineveh, the capital of Assyria, was situated on the eastern bank of the river Tigris, opposite the present Mosul, about

Jonah 1:2 Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their …

Zephaniah 2:13-15 And he will stretch out his hand against the north, and destroy Assyria; …

preach.

Jeremiah 1:17 You therefore gird up your loins, and arise, and speak to them all …

Jeremiah 15:19-21 Therefore thus said the LORD, If you return, then will I bring you …

Ezekiel 2:7 And you shall speak my words to them, whether they will hear, or …

Ezekiel 3:17 Son of man, I have made you a watchman to the house of Israel: therefore …

Matthew 3:8 Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance:

John 5:14 Afterward Jesus finds him in the temple, and said to him, Behold, …

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