- Series: Jonah: Mercy & Repentance
- Scripture: Jonah 2:1-3
The second chapter of Jonah records Jonah's prayer of thanksgiving for deliverance, a scriptural prayer remarkable for its repeated citations from the Psalms. Jonah recognizes and confesses the importance of chastisement and affliction in his life. Should we seek to escape it, or should we rather rejoice that it sets us apart from the world as children of God?