(urth) Severian as Jonah

Dan'l Danehy-Oakes danldo at gmail.com
Mon Apr 16 13:10:01 PDT 2012

Granted the Sign of Jonah, I don't recall anything in Scripture about
Jesus taking a sea voyage... Paul took several though.

On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 1:00 PM, Matthew Knight <jacobeiserman at gmail.com> wrote:
> Marc, I understand your qualms about Jonah's moral unsuitability.  But the
> program is hardly going out on a limb here, as this comparison has a long
> history.  Heck, it's even in the Bible, apparently in Christ's own words:
> "An evil and adulterous generation seeks after a sign, and no sign will be
> given to it except the sign of the prophet Jonah. For as Jonah was three
> days and three nights in the whale's belly, so shall the Son of man be three
> days and three nights in the heart of the earth" (Matthew 12:40)
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Dan'l Danehy-Oakes

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