Jonah is thrown into the sea
In order to escape a storm, the crew of the boat Jonah was on threw him into the sea.
Key passages
Jon 1:4–16

And Yahweh hurled a great wind upon the sea, and it was a great storm on the sea, and the merchant ship was in danger of breaking up. And the mariners were afraid, and each cried out to his god. And they threw the contents that were in the merchant ship into the sea to lighten it for them. …

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