Genesis 10:11–12; 2 Kings 19:36; Nahum 1:1; Zephaniah 2:13; Matthew 12:41; Luke 11:30; Luke 11:32

11 From that land he went into Assyria and built Nineveh, Rehoboth-Ir, Calah, and 12 Resen between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city.


36 Then Sennacherib king of Assyria departed and went home and lived at vNineveh.


Nahum Illustration

Nahum

aAn oracle concerning bNineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum of Elkosh.


13  And he will stretch out his hand against the north

wand destroy Assyria,

and he xwill make Nineveh a desolation,

a dry waste like the desert.


41 bThe men of Nineveh will rise up at the judgment with this generation and ccondemn it, for dthey repented at the preaching of Jonah, and behold, esomething greater than Jonah is here.


30 For as xJonah became a sign to the people of Nineveh, so will the Son of Man be to this generation.


32 bThe men of Nineveh will rise up at the judgment with this generation and zcondemn it, for cthey repented at the preaching of Jonah, and behold, asomething greater than Jonah is here.