“ ‘And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding. Let the elders who rule well be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in preaching and teaching. We ask you, brothers, to respect those who labor among you and are over you…
The Good News of God's Justice
Judah rejoices over the destrution of Nineveh, but fails to love and be obedient to Yahweh. It was the Babylonians who caused the destruction. Jerusalem was destroyed 26 years later. The prophets Israel and Judah failed to learn from the history of Nineveh.