1 To the godly, sin, guilt, and God’s fatherly discipline are like being cast into “the depths” of the sea, a metaphor of adversity and trouble (cf. 69:1–2, 14; Isa 51:10; Eze 27:34). Jonah’s prayer in the belly of the big fish expresses the anguish of being cast into “the depths of the grave,” as […]

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