Jonah wanted Nineveh to be destroyed. Nineveh was the capitol city of Assyria. And Assyria was an enemy of God and his people. No one thought Nineveh could repent, but God was able to change their hearts.
Precisely how was Israel commanded to show hospitality to the sojourner in their midst?
Is Jesus ruling and reigning now? If so, is he ruling and reigning on earth in addition to ruling in heaven? The short answer is yes, but watch this brief clip and you’ll get a full understanding.
Jesus is Lord of all, wether we like it or not. However, Jesus is only Savior of some.
In John 11, we see that Jesus was “deeply moved in his spirit and greatly troubled.” Some have interpreted this phrase to mean that Jesus was overcome by GRIEF. This is partially true, but we must also understand this phrase to mean that Jesus was filled with ANGER. So what/who was the object of Jesus’ anger? There are actually two …
God is jealous for his own glory. Therefore, he chooses the foolish to despise the wise.