Category Archives: Book of Jonah

The Book of Jonah: conclusion

  Wikipedia defines the term paradigm as a distinct set of concepts or thought patterns, which  in turn would lead to postulate theories and standards that are accepted by others as doable and conducive to keep each member as part … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah- ch.4- “little foxes”

God is a Spirit and when we speak of his kingdom it is understood that nothing shall be hidden either in heaven or on the earth so when He judges his judgment is perfect. “And then will I profess unto … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah-3: Nineveh

“Who can tell if God will turn and repent, and turn away from his fierce anger, that we perish not?/ And God saw their works, that they turned from their evil way; and God repented of the evil, that he had … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah: 2:2-10-“My Prayer”

And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the Lord, and he heard me; out of the belly of hell cried I, and thou heardest my voice. Compare this with the Psalm 130 ‘Out of the depths De profundis, … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah-2: “Truth in Inward Parts”

Then Jonah prayed unto the Lord his God out of the fish’s belly,(v.1) Firstly Jonah’s prayer is transcribed by the Spirit for our instruction. Think of Hannah’s hymn on receiving Samuel (1 Sa.2:1-19) as the emotional outpouring of a woman tried beyond … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah-1:17- “Sovereignty of God”

“Now the Lord had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah. And Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights(v.17)”. Liberal Bible scholars are likely to reject the miraculous element of God preparing a great fish … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah-1:9-16-“God is a Spirit”

On casting Jonah to the waves the sea was becalmed. We shall examine the passage from Ch.1 that gives the humble seamen an occasion to reverence the Lord God. Their response to God’s Power which was manifest and language similarly … Continue reading

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