This is probably one of my kids’ favorite Old Testament stories. They have this rhyming bible which tells this story in a particularly catchy and sing-songy way. So, when I read them this story yesterday, they chanted, “Uh-oh, Jonah! Shudda gone to Ninevah!”
Here is the ornament:
And so now… the scripture! Along with some beautiful art, of course! 🙂
The Story of Jonah
…remind me to follow God’s commands! If He is willing to send a fish/whale to swallow up Jonah when Jonah ignores Him, I’d hate to be on the wrong side of God!
Anyway! For our next blog, we shall take a closer look at Bethlehem! 🙂
Karina Tabone is a wife, mother of four, author, blogger, and lover of Christian artwork. She's the author of the Illustrated Rosary series, which pairs every prayer of the Rosary with beautiful religious artwork. She likes also milkshakes, sunshine, and mystery novels. Follow her on Twitter at @illustr_prayer.