The Sign of Jonah
u And while the crowds were thickly gathered together, He began to say, "This is an evil generation. It seeks a v sign, and no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah the prophet.
"For as w Jonah became a sign to the Ninevites, so also the Son of Man will be to this generation.
x "The queen of the South will rise up in the judgment with the men of this generation and condemn them, for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and indeed a y greater than Solomon is here.
"The men of Nineveh will rise up in the judgment with this generation and condemn it, for z they repented at the preaching of Jonah; and indeed a greater than Jonah is here.
New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc.
Matthew 12:38 - 42
Then some of the scribes and Pharisees answered, saying, "Teacher, we want to see a sign from You.
1 Corinthians 1:22
For Jews request a sign, and Greeks seek after wisdom.
Now the LORD had prepared a great fish to swall...
So the LORD spoke to the fish, and it vomited J...
Jonah 3:3 - 10
So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh, according t...
Then He said to them, "Thus it is written, and ...
Him God raised up on the third day, and showed ...
1 Corinthians 15:4
And that He was buried, and that He rose again ...
1 Kings 10:1 - 9
Now when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon concerning the name of the LORD, she came to test him with hard questions.
2 Chronicles 9:1 - 8
Now when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon, she came to Jerusalem to test Solomon with hard questions, having a very great retinue, camels that bore spices, gold in abundance, and precious stones; and when she came to Solomon, she spoke with him about all that was in her heart.
For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Of whom are the fathers and from whom, according to the flesh, Christ came, who is over all, the eternally blessed God. Amen.
So the people of Nineveh believed God, proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest to the least of them.