2 So he prayed, "Lord, didn't I say before I left home that this is just what you would do? That's why I did my best to run away to Spain! I knew that you are a loving and merciful God, always patient, always kind, and always ready to change your mind and not punish. 1

References for Jonah 4:2

    • 4 4:2 - 4.2 Ex 34.6.