Egypt was glad when they left, for dread of Israel had fallen on them.
They rejoiced when the waves grew quiet. Then He guided them to the harbor they longed for.
Then the Lord God appointed a plant, and it grew up to provide shade over Jonah's head to ease his discomfort. Jonah was greatly pleased with the plant.
because this son of mine was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found!' So they began to celebrate.
When they read it, they rejoiced because of its encouragement.
For this reason, I am very eager to send him so that you may rejoice when you see him again and I may be less anxious.
Therefore, welcome him in the Lord with all joy and hold men like him in honor,