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The Reluctant Prophet

Cycle BOrdinary TimeWeek 3

by Bishop Robert BarronJanuary 26, 2003


Jonah hears God's invitation and refuses to cooperate. But God's providence is universal and his demand is absolute. When he has gone through the discipline of the belly of the fish, Jonah is ready. At his word, the entire city of Nineveh repents. When we hear our call to Nineveh, let us not resist!