Posts Tagged ‘Jonah’

Jonah not the only one to be swallowed by a whale

Thursday, July 15th, 2021

Michael Packàrd was diving for Lobsters when he felt a huge push. I was almost like a “truck hit me and everything just went dark,” “I felt around, and I realized there was no teeth, and I had felt, really, no great pain. “And then I realized, ‘Oh my God, I’m in a whale’s mouth. Read more

Good old Jonah!

Monday, September 18th, 2017
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I like Jonah. You know the story? God instructs Jonah, up, go to Ninevah. Tell the people If they don’t mend their wicked ways, they will be destroyed. But Jonah won’t go to that dangerous place. He boards a ship in another direction, and runs into a storm. He’s the cause of the storm and Read more

Jonah’s whale banned from UK park on religious grounds

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Plans to put an inflatable whale in a London park for a re-enactment of the biblical story of Jonah have been refused because it would be too “religious”. The Potters Fields Park Management Trust recently denied the UK Bible Society’s request to erect the inflatable whale at London’s Potters Fields Park. The whale was going Read more