Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than sixscore thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand; and also much cattle?
But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.
"Come now, and let us reason together," says the LORD: "Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow. Though they are red like crimson, they shall be as wool.
Should not you also have had mercy on your fellow servant, even as I had mercy on you?'
But he was angry, and would not go in. Therefore his father came out, and begged him.
"Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and proclaim against it, for their wickedness has come up before me."
"Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and proclaim to it the message that I give you."
Moreover your little ones, whom you said should be a prey, and your children, who this day have no knowledge of good or evil, they shall go in there, and to them will I give it, and they shall possess it.
Your righteousness is like the mountains of God. Your judgments are like a great deep. LORD, you preserve man and animal.
He causes the grass to grow for the livestock, and plants for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food out of the earth:
The LORD is gracious, merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving kindness.
and with every living creature that is with you: the birds, the livestock, and every animal of the earth with you, of all that go out of the ship, even every animal of the earth.