This book examines the message of forgiveness in the book of Jonah. The author explores diverse religious and literary sources and establishes a dialogue between Jonah and modern accounts from the Jewish Holocaust and the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Paperback edition is available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org).
About the Author
Janet Howe Gaines, Ph.D. in Communication (1979), University of Tennessee, is Lecturer in English and former Executive Director of Hillel at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.