Once upon a time there was a village in North Israel.
All the people lived peacefully there. One of them was Jonah. Jonah lived with his
They loved him very much.
In the north of Israel was Syria. It had powerful knights.
They were very cruel and liked to invade other countries.
One night when the people of Jonah’s village
the Syrian knights attacked his village. They
burned down the houses.
One of them threw a torch into Jonah’s house.
Jonah’s house was on fire.
Jonah and his parents avoided the fire burning
They saved themselves by climbing a ladder to
It was too high for them to jump down to the
ground from the upstairs.
Jonah’s father took a rope to get down from the
stairs to the ground.
They escaped to another village.
Jonah and his parents lived in a fishermen village.
They became fishermen.
One day, when they were fishing in the sea, Jonah
fell into the sea.
Jonah was drawn into the sea.
A whale came closed to him.
He tried to swim avoiding the whale as fast as
possible but he failed and at last the whale swallowed
Jonah was still alive in the stomach of the whale.
He prayed to God to be released from the stomach
of the whale.
Fortunately God granted
The whale came closed to
It opened its mouth and
Jonah came out from its
Jonah swam to the
seashore and he lived in a