What is the book of jonah about well, it's not simply about a great fish ( mentioned only four times), or a great city (named nine times), or even a disobedient prophet (mentioned eighteen times) it's about god god is mentioned thirty-eight times in these four short chapters, the book of jonah is about the.
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Stemming from adjustments of theological concerns from one context to another after describing the utility of such a comparison between constraints in genre and metaphor analysis, the subsequent section of this chapter will demonstrate the direct impact this approach has on texts like those found in the book of the twelve. A brief look at the final chapter in the book of jonah in the old testament of the bible use this guide for group or personal study.
David guzik commentary on jonah 4, where jonah expresses his complaint about the repentance of nineveh, and gets confronted by god about it.
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