September 22 – Jonah the Prophet; Ignatius of Santhia

Jonah the Prophet (VIII cent. BC(E)) was notable among Hebrew prophets as the only one to get eaten by a sea creature. (Whale? Fish? Polaris submarine? The experts are still arguing.) He is mentioned in 2 Kings, but also has his own book, although that’s not nearly as unusual as the fish/whale thing. Propheting in… Continue reading September 22 – Jonah the Prophet; Ignatius of Santhia