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Literary structure (chiasm, chiasmus) of Book of Joel


Correspondence table of Pericopes and Literary Structure


Pericope1
1 Lamentation over the ruin of the country(1:1-12) 1-1
2 The day of the LORD is coming(1:13-2:14) 1-1
3 God's response and promise(2:15-27) 1-1
4 God's spirit poured out(3:1-5) 1-1
5 Vengeance of the LORD(4:1-8) 1-1
6 Judgment in the valley of Jehoshaphat(4:9-17) 1-1
7 The glorious future of Judah(4:18-21) 1-1

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