Biblical Commentary

  • Jonah 3:1-5, 10

    Jonah arose and went to Nineveh, according to the word of Yahweh. Jonah cried out, "In forty days, Nineveh will be overthrown!" They turned from their evil way. God relented of the disaster which he said he would do to them, and didn't do it.

  • Jonah 3:10 – 4:11

    God saw their works, that they turned from their evil way. God relented of the disaster which he said he would do to them, and he didn't do it. But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.