Jonah and the Whale (1621)
by Pieter Lastman

Wailing Wall, Jerusalem,
by Gustav Bauernfeind
(19th century).

Sermon: “The Whale and the Wail”

The Third Sunday in Epiphany – January 21, 2018

Pastor Nick proclaims the Gospel – Mark 1:14-20

After two tries on God’s part, with an added incentive from being in the belly of a whale, Jonah finally does what he is commanded to do by the Lord.  Jonah was wailing by the wall of the stomach of the whale! Listless and with no energy, a blandly walks through Nineveh urging the people to repent…and they do!  How this relates to The Wailing Wall and the call of the first disciples.

 

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