Without a doubt, there are several similarities between Jonah and the rest of the Minor Prophets. After scanning through the book, I noticed they all contai...
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...ls to Matthew 18:23-35 . Leslie reflects on the parallel, and states “Nineveh’s sin is confronted by the great love of God; Nineveh's repentance is met by the forgiveness of God, while misunderstanding of God’s forgiveness is challenged by a reasoned reprimand” (178).
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