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Jonah’s Place in the Bible’s Great Story and the Mystery of God’s Salvation

The book of Jonah is without question the most familiar of the twelve minor prophets, but for years I have been guilty of viewing it in isolation from the great story that Scripture is telling. It is not merely an … Continue reading

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God’s Absolute Sovereignty in Jonah

I am struck by the absolute sovereignty of God over all things as presented in the book of Jonah. HeĀ governs every aspect of his creation, “hurling a great wind upon the sea,” (1:4) and then calming it in an instantĀ (1:15). … Continue reading

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