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The story of Jonas Mapes

Harry W. Havemeyer

The story of Jonas Mapes

an early-nineteenth-century New Yorker

by Harry W. Havemeyer

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Published by [H. Havemeyer] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mapes, Jonas,
  • Mapes, Jonas -- Family,
  • Mapes, Jonas -- Childhood and youth,
  • Mapes family,
  • Merchants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
  • Generals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
  • City council members -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
  • Authors, American -- New York (State) -- Long Island,
  • Long Island (N.Y.) -- History,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- History

  • About the Edition

    The story of Jonas Mapes tells of his ancestors, five families that settled on Long Island before 1670, his youth on Long Island"s North Fork, his move to New York City to begin a career as a merchant tailor and his rise to Major General in the New York State Militia. General Mapes played a major role in defending his city against an expected invasion by the British in 1814 and served as well in those years as a New York City alderman. In retirement he welcomed Lafayette upon his return visit in 1824 and celebrated the opening of the Erie Canal in the following year with other New York leaders.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesJonas Mapes
    StatementHarry W. Havemeyer.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5429.5.N5 H38 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24108303M
    ISBN 101931648034
    ISBN 109781931648035
    LC Control Number2009512871

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    Book of Jonah synonyms, Book of Jonah pronunciation, Book of Jonah translation, English dictionary definition of Book of Jonah. Noun 1. Book of Jonah - a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale Jonah Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the. The Book of Jonah: A Social Justice Commentary is a refreshing look at the story and at some traditional perspectives on it through the lens of social justice. It directly applies the biblical tale to contemporary societal issues in the US and Israel.

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The story of Jonas Mapes by Harry W. Havemeyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Story of Jonas Mapes tells of his ancestors - five families that settled on Long Island before - his youth on Long Island's North Fork, his move to New York City to begin a career as a merchant tailor and his rise to Major General in the New York State : Harry W.

Havemeyer. As the story is related in the Book of Jonah, the prophet Jonah is called by God The story of Jonas Mapes book go to Nineveh (a great Assyrian city) and prophesy disaster because of the city’s excessive wickedness.

Jonah, in the story, feels about Nineveh as does the author of the Book of Nahum—that the city must inevitably fall because of God’s judgment against it.

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The Book of Jonah is a book of the Nevi'im ("Prophets") in the Hebrew tells of a Hebrew prophet named Jonah son of Amittai who is sent by God to prophesy the destruction of Nineveh but tries to escape the divine mission. Set in the reign of Jeroboam II (– BC), it was probably written in the post-exilic period, some time between the late 5th to early 4th century BC.

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Since Jonah was a contemporary of Amos, see Introduction to Amos: Date and Historical Situation for additional details. Date of Writing. For a number of reasons, including the preaching to Gentiles, the book is often assigned a postexilic date. At least, it is said, the book must have been written after the destruction of Nineveh in b.c.

Jonah Flees From the Lord. 1 The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah ran away from the Lord and headed for Tarshish ().He went down to Joppa, where he found a ship bound for that port.

After paying the fare, he went aboard and sailed for Tarshish to flee from the. Jonah stays 3 days inside the whale and Jonah cried out to God. Here is part of the prayer in Jonah 2.

“I cried out to the Lord because of my affliction, And He answered me. “Out of the belly of Sheol I cried, And You heard my voice. For You cast me into the deep, Into the heart of the seas, And the floods surrounded me; All Your billows and Your waves passed over me.

Find local businesses, view maps and get driving directions in Google Maps. Jonah or Jonas, in the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh/Old Testament), is a prophet of the northern kingdom of Israel in about the 8th century is the central figure of the Book of Jonah, in which he is called upon by God to travel to Nineveh and warn its residents of impending divine d, Jonah boards a ship to in a storm, he orders the ship's crew to cast him overboard.

Outline of the Book of Jonah. The contents of the book may be analyzed further as follows: 1 - Jonah hears his call and flees. 2 - Jonah cries out to God from the "belly of Sheol" 3 - This time Jonah obeys and Nineveh repents.

4 - Jonah's lesson about God's mercy. Jonah Resources. The Divided Kingdom The Northern Kingdom of Israel The Southern. Have a look at these maps and find out if you know which fictional worlds they chart Leonie Veerman Mon 9 Jun EDT First published on Mon 9 Jun EDT.

General Jonas-5 (James-4, Joseph-3, Jabez-2, Thomas-1) Mapes, born 6 Sepin Southold, Suffolk, New York, christened 22 Novmarried Mary Tylee Tyler, daughter of James Tylee Taylor, 12 Octdied 10 Jul at age Jonas was commissioned an ensign in and became a Brigadier General in He.

The Book of Jonah: A Social Justice Commentary is a refreshing look at the story and at some traditional perspectives on it through the lens of social justice. It directly applies the biblical. Author: Jonah identifies the book as telling the story of the prophet Jonah. Although the book is written in the third person, the traditional view is that Jonah is the author of the book, and there is no persuasive reason to theorize about an unknown author.

Date of Writing: The Book of Jonah was likely written between and B.C. Bible History Online Books of the Bible maps and historical geography. These quick reference maps follow each Book of the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. Free Bible maps in color or black and white for print or for use in presentations.

We offer a growing collection of Biblical maps, Old Testament maps, New Testament Maps in color and black and white for church and personal use. Yahweh Short Story Analysis Words | 6 Pages. Why did the writer wish to bring the book of Jonah to a climax with this dialogue between Yahweh and Jonah.

What are the implications. Identify the key verses or strategic areas in chapter 4 that provide insight into the segment-as-a-whole. A map showing the contrast between Jonah’s mission destination, i.e. Nineveh, and his planned flight to Tarshish.

PDF version ( MB). Jonah therefore is the only prophet of the OT revealing the grace of God towards the heathen. Jonah's experiences form the main contents and purpose of the book.

The prophetic significance of this book not only lies in the short message in Nineveh but also in the entire history of Jonah described in his book. The story's climax is Jonah's grand prayer of confession, "Salvation comes from the Lord" -- the middle confession of three from his lips (; ; ).

The last sentence emphasizes that the Lord's word is final and decisive, while Jonah is left sitting in the hot, open country outside Nineveh. The Story of Jonas by Maurine F.

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Explore Related Books by. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. by J.K. Rowling. 79 Resources2 Awards. Harry Potter.Jonah is not a book about a great fish It is really a book about God, and how one man came, through painful experience, to discover the true character of the God whom he had already served in the earlier years of his life.

He was to find the doctrine about God come alive in his experience. It is this combination of doctrine and experience that makes Jonah such a fascinating, instructive and.Biblemapper. Bible Mapper is a fully interactive, highly accurate Bible mapping system that helps you quickly and easily create customized maps of the Holy Lands or study a particular period and aspect of Bible sting tool!

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