Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

Bible References

To flee

Jonah 4:2
And he prayed unto the LORD and said, I pray thee, O LORD, was this not what I said when I was yet in my country? Therefore I hastened to flee unto Tarshish, for I knew that thou art a gracious God and full of compassion, slow to anger, and of great mercy, and dost repent when thou art come to take punishment.
Exodus 4:13
And he said, O my Lord, send, I pray thee, by the hand of him whom thou wilt send.
1 Kings 19:3
And when he saw that, he arose and departed to save his life and came to Beersheba, which is in Judah, and left his servant there.
Jeremiah 20:7
O LORD, thou hast seduced me, and I was seduced; thou wert stronger than I and hast overcome me; I am in derision daily; every one mocks me.
Ezekiel 3:14
And the Spirit lifted me up and took me away, and I went in bitterness, in the heat of my spirit; but the hand of the LORD was strong upon me.
Luke 9:62
And Jesus said unto him, No one having put his hand to the plough and looking back is fit for the kingdom of God.
Acts 15:38
But Paul thought it not good to take him with them, who departed from them from Pamphylia and did not go with them to the work.

From

Genesis 3:8
And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden.
Genesis 4:16
And Cain went out from the presence of the LORD and dwelt in the land of Nod on the east of Eden.
Job 1:12
And the LORD said to Satan, Behold, all that he has is in thy power; only upon himself do not put forth thy hand. So Satan went forth from the presence of the LORD.
Job 2:7
So Satan went forth from the presence of the LORD and smote Job with sore boils from the sole of his foot unto the crown of his head.
Psalm 139:7
Where shall I go from thy spirit? or where shall I flee from thy presence?
2 Thessalonians 1:9
who shall be punished with eternal destruction by the presence of the Lord and by the glory of his power,

Joppa

Joshua 19:46
Mejarkon, Rakkon, with the border before Joppa.
2 Chronicles 2:16
and we will cut wood out of Lebanon, as much as thou shalt need, and we will bring it to thee in rafts by sea to Joppa, and thou shalt cause it to be carried up to Jerusalem.
Acts 9:36
Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas; this woman was full of good works and alms-deeds which she did.

Tarshish

Isaiah 2:16
and upon all the ships of Tarshish and upon all pleasant pictures.
Isaiah 23:1
The burden of Tyre. Howl, ye ships of Tarshish, for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in; from the land of Chittim it is revealed to them.
Isaiah 60:9
For the isles shall wait for me, and the ships of Tarshish from the first, to bring thy sons from far, their silver and their gold with them, unto the name of the LORD thy God, and to the Holy One of Israel, who has glorified thee.
Ezekiel 27:12
Tarshish was thy market by reason of the multitude of all thy riches in silver, iron, tin, and lead; they traded in thy fairs.

General references

Psalm 139:7
Where shall I go from thy spirit? or where shall I flee from thy presence?
Jeremiah 23:23
Am I a God of the near only, said the LORD, and not a God of the far?
Ezekiel 27:12
Tarshish was thy market by reason of the multitude of all thy riches in silver, iron, tin, and lead; they traded in thy fairs.