One short story
So, zooming in a bit from a very long overview, how about looking at the whole story of one of the shortest books of the Bible?
Jonah is one of the shortest books in the Bible and many of us know bits of the story - particularly involving a whale. It doesn’t take very long to read through the whole thing.
When you’ve read it through think about
• What strikes you about this story?
• Did you read anything that surprised you?
• How would you sum up this story in one sentence?
Watch this video from the Bible Project and discover how some people have summarised the book of Jonah.
• Do you agree with their opinions?