Jonah is the central character in the book of jonah, you are the branches in his woodcut saint jerome in his study references bibliography external links an english translation of.
Workbook the book of jonah leadership resources tnt training the book of jonah workbook published by leadership resources international 12575 s ridgeland ave through the study of that. Lessons from jonah 1 of 2 home the book ends with jonah brooding over nineveh, angry with god for the grace he gave to the people jonah so despises study the real jesus and.
3 overview the participants: this study series is designed for small group use of approximately 10-20 people it is for christians with basic biblical knowledge and belief this is not a. Introduction jonah is the book of the bible which perhaps has been criticized more than any other unfortunately, many christians thoughtlessly cast aspersions upon this important book in.
3 a bible study on the book of jonah jonah: introduction author: jonah was the son of amittai (jonah 1:1, ii kings 14:25), however, the rest of his family is unknown to the reader his name.
The book of jonah is more than just a delightful story for children here are 10 valuable lessons gleaned from jonah's encounter with the great fish and the people of nineveh. Jonah is identified as a prophet and servant of god during the reign of king jeroboam ii of israel (2 kings 14:24-25)—between 792 and 753 bc (nelson’s nkjv study bible) jonah’s name means. The book of jonah is different from the other prophetic books of the bible typically, prophets issued warnings or gave instructions to the people of israel instead, god told jonah to.
The book of jonah recounts real events in the life and ministry of the prophet himself literary characteristics unlike most other prophetic parts of the ot, this book is a narrative account. The book of jonah is unique among the books of the prophets the main theme of the book of jonah is god's sovereignty over all people and his divine plan to extend his gift of mercy and.
The book of jonah may be studied for many reasons, but a chief reason is for what it teaches about god's sovereignty sovereignty is a problem for some christians in certain areas. The book of jonah “the book is unique in that it is more concerned with the prophet himself than with his prophecy the condition of his soul, and god’s loving discipline of him, instruct.