Jonah 3 begins in almost exactly the same way as Jonah 1. Jonah 3:1 is nearly identical to Jonah 1:1.
Jonah 3:1 reveals that God is a God of second chances. After Jonah’s blatant rebellion and shameful disobedience of chapter 1, and after Jonah’s self-righteous, unrepentant behavior in chapter 2, God still calls Jonah to go to Nineveh and preach to it the message that God to him.
The Text of Jonah 3:1
Then the word of Yahweh came to Jonah a second time,
In this discussion of Jonah 3:1 we look at:
- Why Jonah 3:1 is nearly identical to Jonah 1:1
- What this reveals to us about the character of God
- How you should respond when God gives you a second chance
- Redeeming God Discipleship Area
- The Six Denials of Peter
- Read Between the Worlds Podcast – Interview with Dan Mayhew
- Books by Dan Mayhew
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