Detailed outline of the Book of Jonah

  1. Jonah Flees His Mission (chs. 1–2)
    1. Jonah’s Commission and Flight (1:1–3)
    2. The Endangered Sailors’ Cry to Their Gods (1:4–6)
    3. Jonah’s Disobedience Exposed (1:7–10)
    4. Jonah’s Punishment and Deliverance (1:11—2:1; 2:10)
    5. His Prayer of Thanksgiving (2:2–9)
  2. Jonah Reluctantly Fulfills His Mission (chs. 3–4)
    1. Jonah’s Renewed Commission and Obedience (3:1–4)
    2. The Endangered Ninevites’ Repentant Appeal to the Lord (3:5–9)
    3. The Ninevites’ Repentance Acknowledged (3:10—4:4)
    4. Jonah’s Deliverance and Rebuke (4:5–11)
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