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Literary structure (chiasm, chiasmus) of Book of Nahum


List of Literary Structures


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List of Pericopes


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1 The consuming wrath of God(1:1-8)
2 Evil plot(1:9-11)
3 Breaking the yoke(1:12-14 )
4 Good news for Judah(2:1-3)
5 The destruction of the wicked city(2:4-11)
6 Ruin imminent and inevitable(2:12-3:6)
7 Judgment on Nineveh (3:7-19)


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