The book of Jonah is not about a fish but God’s scandalous mercy. In it God’s prophet, Jonah, believes it would be wrong of God to give mercy to a guilty and ruthless people. But through a fish, a plant, and ultimately Jesus, we learn that the only hope for all people is in God’s offensive and scandalous mercy to the undeserving.
Special thanks to Spoken Gospel for providing this resource. They produce creative videos that help people see and savor the good news of Jesus on every page of the Bible.