Spiritual Message by Colin Amato, July 28, 2019
Scripture readings: Jonah 1:1-6; Matthew 12: 38-44
The story of Jonah and The Whale is an epic well known to members of the Abrahamic religious traditions. While there is much to be gained by contemplating Jonah being swallowed up by the sea beast, there is also much to be learned from Jonah’s decision to ignore God’s call. What happens when we try to subvert God’s expectations and ignore the regeneration process?