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Jonah 1 - 2

Now the word of the Lord came unto Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness is come up before me. But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of the Lord, and went down to Joppa; and he found a ship going to Tarshish: so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish from the presence of the Lord.

Jonah 1 

1 Now the word of the Lord came unto Jonah the son of Amittai, saying,
2 Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness is come up before me.
3 But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of the Lord, and went down to Joppa; and he found a ship going to Tarshish: so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish from the presence of the Lord.
4 But the Lord sent out a great wind into the sea, and there was a mighty tempest in the sea, so that the ship was like to be broken.
5 Then the mariners were afraid, and cried every man unto his god, and cast forth the wares that were in the ship into the sea, to lighten it of them. But Jonah was gone down into the sides of the ship; and he lay, and was fast asleep.
6 So the shipmaster came to him, and said unto him, What meanest thou, O sleeper? arise, call upon thy God, if so be that God will think upon us, that we perish not.
7 And they said every one to his fellow, Come, and let us cast lots, that we may know for whose cause this evil is upon us. So they cast lots, and the lot fell upon Jonah.
8 Then said they unto him, Tell us, we pray thee, for whose cause this evil is upon us; What is thine occupation? and whence comest thou? what is thy country? and of what people art thou?
9 And he said unto them, I am an Hebrew; and I fear the Lord, the God of heaven, which hath made the sea and the dry land.
10 Then were the men exceedingly afraid, and said unto him. Why hast thou done this? For the men knew that he fled from the presence of the Lord, because he had told them.
11 Then said they unto him, What shall we do unto thee, that the sea may be calm unto us? for the sea wrought, and was tempestuous.
12 And he said unto them, Take me up, and cast me forth into the sea; so shall the sea be calm unto you: for I know that for my sake this great tempest is upon you.
13 Nevertheless the men rowed hard to bring it to the land; but they could not: for the sea wrought, and was tempestuous against them.
14 Wherefore they cried unto the Lord, and said, We beseech thee, O Lord, we beseech thee, let us not perish for this man's life, and lay not upon us innocent blood: for thou, O Lord, hast done as it pleased thee.
15 So they took up Jonah, and cast him forth into the sea: and the sea ceased from her raging.
16 Then the men feared the Lord exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice unto the Lord, and made vows.
17 Now the Lord had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah. And Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights.

Jonah 2

2 Then Jonah prayed unto the Lord his God out of the fish's belly,
2 And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the Lord, and he heard me; out of the belly of hell cried I, and thou heardest my voice.
3 For thou hadst cast me into the deep, in the midst of the seas; and the floods compassed me about: all thy billows and thy waves passed over me.
4 Then I said, I am cast out of thy sight; yet I will look again toward thy holy temple.
5 The waters compassed me about, even to the soul: the depth closed me round about, the weeds were wrapped about my head.
6 I went down to the bottoms of the mountains; the earth with her bars was about me for ever: yet hast thou brought up my life from corruption, O Lord my God.
7 When my soul fainted within me I remembered the Lord: and my prayer came in unto thee, into thine holy temple.
8 They that observe lying vanities forsake their own mercy.
9 But I will sacrifice unto thee with the voice of thanksgiving; I will pay that that I have vowed. Salvation is of the Lord.
10 And the Lord spake unto the fish, and it vomited out Jonah upon the dry land.

    "AF":  "Afghanistan",
    "AX":  "Aland Islands",
    "AL":   "Albania",
    "DZ":  "Algeria",
     AS":  "American                             Samoa", 
    "AD": "Andorra",
    "AO": "Angola",
    "AI":   "Anguilla",
    "AQ": "Antarctica",
    "AG": "Antigua and                         Barbuda",
    "AR": "Argentina", 
    "AM": "Armenia",   
    "AW": "Aruba",
    "AU": "Australia",
    "AT": "Austria", 
    "AZ": "Azerbaijan",
    "BS": "Bahamas",
    "BH": "Bahrain",
    "BD": "Bangladesh",
    "BB": "Barbados",
    "BY": "Belarus",
    "BE": "Belgium",
    "BZ": "Belize",
    "BJ":  "Benin",
    "BM": "Bermuda",
    "BT":  "Bhutan",
    "BO": "Bolivia",
    "BQ": "Bonaire, Sint                Eustatius and Saba",
    "BA":  "Bosnia and hertz.      "BW": "Botswana",
    "BV":  "Bouvet Island",
    "BR":  "Brazil",
    "IO":  "British Indian                         Ocean 
    "BN": "Brunei                                   Darussalam",     

    "BG":  "Bulgaria",
     "BF": "Burkina Faso",
     "BI": "Burundi",
     "KH": "Cambodia",
    "CM": "Cameroon",
    "CA":  "Canada",
    "CV":  "Cape Verde",
    "KY":  "Cayman Islands",
    "CF":  "Central                                 African Rep.
    "TD":  "Chad",
    "CL":  "Chile",
    "CN": "China",
    "CX": "Christmas Island",
    "CC": "Cocos                        (Keeling) Islands",
    "CO": "Colombia",
    "KM": "Comoros",
    "CG": "Congo",
    "CD": "Congo, the                           Democratic R
    "CK": "Cook Islands",
    "CR": "Costa Rica",
    "CI": "Cote D'Ivoire",
    "HR": "Croatia",
    "CU": "Cuba",
    "CW": "Curacao",
    "CY": "Cyprus" G
    "CY" "Cyprus" T
    "CZ": "Czech Republic",
    "DK": "Denmark",
    "DJ": "Djibouti",
    "DM": "Dominica",
    "DO": "Dominican                           Republic",
    "EC": "Ecuador",
    "EG":  "Egypt",
    "SV":   "El Salvador",
    "GQ": "Equatorial                           Guinea",
    "ER":   "Eritrea",
    "EE":   "Estonia",
    "ET":   "Ethiopia",
    "FK":   "Falkland Islands 
    "FO":   "Faroe Islands",
    "FJ":    "Fiji",
    "FI":    "Finland",
    "FR":   "France",
    "GF":  "French Guiana",
    "PF":   "French Polynesia",
    "TF":   "French Southern T 
    "GA": "Gabon",
    "GM": "Gambia",
    "GE":  "Georgia",
    "DE":  "Germany",
    "GH": "Ghana",
    "GI":  "Gibraltar",
    "GR": "Greece",
    "GL": "Greenland",
    "GD": "Grenada",
    "GP": "Guadeloupe",
    "GU": "Guam",
    "GT": "Guatemala",
    "GG": "Guernsey",
    "GN": "Guinea",
    "GW": "Guinea-Bissau",
    "GY":  "Guyana",
    "HT":  "Haiti",
    "VA": "Holy See
    "HN": "Honduras",
    "HK": "Hong Kong",
    "HU": "Hungary",
    "IS":   "Iceland",
    "IN":  "India",
    "ID":   "Indonesia",
    "IR":   "Iran, ,
    "IQ":  "Iraq",
    "IE":   "Ireland",
    "IM":  "Isle of Man",
    "IL":    "Israel",
    "IT":   "Italy",
    "JM":  "Jamaica",
    "JP":    "Japan",
    "JE":    "Jersey",
    "JO":   "Jordan",
    "KZ":   "Kazakhstan",
    "KE":   "Kenya",
    "KI":    "Kiribati",
    "KP":   "Korea, D.P.R.
    "KR":   "Korea,
    "XK":   "Kosovo",
    "KW": "Kuwait",
    "KG":  "Kyrgyzstan",
    "LA":   "Lao P.D.R.
    "LV":   "Latvia",
    "LB":   "Lebanon",
    "LS":   "Lesotho",
    "LR":   "Liberia",
    "LY":   "Libyan Arab              "LI":    "Liechtenstein",
    "LT":   "Lithuania",
    "LU":  "Luxembourg",
    "MO": "Macao",
    "MK":  "Macedonia
    "MG": "Madagascar",
    "MW": "Malawi",
    "MY":  "Malaysia",
    "MV":  "Maldives",
    "ML":   "Mali",
    "MT":   "Malta",
    "MH":  "Marshall Islands",
    "MQ": "Martinique",
    "MR":  "Mauritania",
    "MU": "Mauritius",
    "YT":   "Mayotte",
    "MX":  "Mexico",
    "FM":  "Micronesia,
    "MD": "Moldova, ",
    "MC": "Monaco",
    "MN": "Mongolia",
    "ME":  "Montenegro",
    "MS":  "Montserrat",
    "MA": "Morocco",
    "MZ": "Mozambique",
    "MM": "Myanmar",
    "NA":  "Namibia",
    "NR":  "Nauru",
    "NP": "Nepal",
    "NL": "Netherlands",
    "AN": "Netherlands                         Antilles",
    "NC": "New Caledonia",
    "NZ": "New Zealand",
    "NI":  "Nicaragua",
    "NE": "Niger",
    "NG": "Nigeria",
    "NU": "Niue",
    "NF": "Norfolk Island",
    "MP": "Northern Mariana                 Islands",
    "NO": "Norway",
    "OM": "Oman",
    "PK":   "Pakistan",
    "PW":  "Palau",
    "PS":   "Palestinian                           Territory, 
    "PA":   "Panama",
    "PG": "Papua New                          Guinea",
    "PY": "Paraguay",
    "PE": "Peru",
    "PH": "Philippines",
    "PN": "Pitcairn",
    "PL":   "Poland",
    "PT":   "Portugal",
    "PR":   "Puerto Rico",
    "QA":  "Qatar",
    "RE":   "Reunion",
    "RO":  "Romania",
    "RU":   "Russian                                Federation",
    "RW":  "Rwanda",
    "BL":    "Saint Barthelemy",
    "SH":   "Saint Helena",
    "KN":   "Saint Kitts and                       Nevis",
    "LC":   "Saint Lucia",
    "MF":  "Saint Martin"
    "VC": "St Vincent and the                 Grenadines",
    "WS": "Samoa",
    "SM":  "San Marino",
    "ST":   "Sao Tome and                       Principe",
    "SA":  "Saudi Arabia",
    "SN": "Senegal",
    "RS":  "Serbia",
    "CS": "Serbia and                          Montenegro",
    "SC": "Seychelles",
    "SL":  "Sierra Leone",
    "SG": "Singapore",
    "SX":  "Sint Maarten",
    "SK":  "Slovakia",
    "SI":   "Slovenia",
    "SB":  "Solomon Islands",
    "SO": "Somalia",
    "ZA": "South Africa",
    "GS": "South Georgia                      South Sandwich                    Islands",
    "SS": "South Sudan",
    "ES": "Spain", 
    "LK": "Sri Lanka",
    "SD": "Sudan",
    "SR": "Suriname",
    "SJ": "Svalbard and Jan                   Mayen",
    "SZ": "Swaziland",
    "SE": "Sweden",
    "CH": "Switzerland",
    "SY": "Syrian Arab                         
Republic",
    "TW": "Taiwan, 
    "TJ":   "Tajikistan",
    "TZ":  "Tanzania
    "TH":  "Thailand",
    "TL":   "Timor-Leste",
    "TG":  "Togo",
    "TK":   "Tokelau",
    "TO":  "Tsonga",
    "TT":   "Trinidad and                         Tobago",
    "TN":  "Tunisia",
    "TR":   "Turkey",
    "TM": "Turkmenistan",
    "TC": "Turks and Caicos 
    "TV": "Tuvalu",
    "UG": "Uganda",
    "UA": "Ukraine",
    "AE": "United Arab                          Emirates",
    "GB": "Great Britain",
    "US": "United States",
    "UM": "United States              Minor Outlying Islands",
    "UY": "Uruguay",
    "UZ": "Uzbekistan",
    "VU": "Vanuatu",
    "VE": "Venezuela",
    "VN": "Viet Nam",
    "VG": "Virgin Islands,                       British",
    "VI":   "Virgin Islands,                       U.S.",
    "WF":  "Wallis and                            Futuna",
    "EH":   "Western Sahara",
    "YE":    "Yemen",
    "ZM":  "Zambia",
    "ZW": "Zimbabwe"

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