Jonah the Prophet

[Jonah the Prophet]
Also known as

  • Ionas
  • Jonas
  • Yona
  • Yunaan
  • Yunus

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Old Testament patriarch and prophet. Hero of the Book of Jonah, he was so reluctant to deliver his prophecy against the city of Nineveh that God had to have him swallowed by a giant fish and then spat out on the city’s shore.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Jonah the Prophet“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 October 2013. Web. 25 April 2014. <>