If you are a member of the American Mafia (Cosa Nostra for you real die hards) you may be familiar with the term “sleeping with the fishes.” It is a way of describing the fatal ending to someone who opposes the work or life of organized crime. 818 more words
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Poor, petulant Jonah. If he couldn’t give the Ninevites hell, he wanted to at least give them purgatory.
I’ve done all of this work, he said, endured all of this drama: the running away the wailing and gnashing of teeth, the getting thrown to the whale with its gnashing teeth, swallowed from the sea and spit up on the shore. 1,129 more words
And the LORD said, “is it right for you to be angry?” – Jonah 4:4 (NRSV)
In the name of great God who is Creating, Liberating, and Sustaining. 1,196 more words
My name’s Jonah – maybe you’ve heard of me? Yeah, yeah, you know – I’m the guy who had the unique pleasure of spending three days and nights sitting in the digestive tract of a large fish. 1,353 more words