Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For as Jonas was a sign unto the Ninevites, so shall also the Son of man be to this generation.

Bible References

General references

Luke 24:46
and he said unto them, Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer, and rise again from the dead the third day;
Jonah 1:17
And Jehovah prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah; and Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights.
Jonah 2:10
And Jehovah spake unto the fish, and it vomited out Jonah upon the dry land.
Jonah 3:2
Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee.
Matthew 12:40
for as Jonah was three days and three nights in the belly of the whale; so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.