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Literary structure (chiasm, chiasmus) of Gospel of John


List of Literary Structures


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2-1  2-2 

3-1  3-2  3-3 

4-1  4-2  4-3  4-4 

7-1  7-2  7-3  7-4  7-5  7-6  7-7 

List of Pericopes


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1 The word became flesh(1:1-18)
2 The testimony of John the Baptist(1:19-28)
3 The lamb of God(1:29-34)
4 The first disciple of Jesus(1:35-42)
5 Jesus calls Philip and Nathanael(1:43-51)
6 The wedding at Cana(2:1-12)
7 Jesus cleanses the temple(2:13-25)
8 Nicodemus visits Jesus(3:1-21)
9 John the Baptist's Final Witness(3:22-36)
10 Jesus and the Woman of Samaria(4:1-42)
11 Healing the Official's Son(4:43-54)
12 Jesus heals on the Sabbath(5:1-47)
13 Feeding the five thousand(6:1-15)
14 Jesus walks on the water(6:16-21)
15 The bread from heaven(6:22-71)
16 The unbelief of Jesus' brothers(7:1-13)
17 The law and Moses(7:14-24)
18 Officers are sent to arrest Jesus(7:25-36)
19 River of living water(7:37-52)
20 Jesus the light of the world(8:12-30)
21 Before Abraham was born, I am(8:31-59)
22 A man born blind receives sight(9:1-41)
23 The sheep, the Shepherd, and sheep robbers(10:1-21)
24 Jesus is rejected by the Jews(10:22-42)
25 Jesus raises Lazarus to life(11:1-44)
26 The plot to kill Jesus(11:45-57)
27 Mary anoints Jesus(12:1-11)
28 Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem(12:12-19)
29 Jesus speaks about his death(12:20-36)
30 The unbelief of the people(12:37-50)
31 Jesus foretells his betrayal(13:1-30)
32 The new commandment(13:31-14:31)
33 The work of the Spirit(15:1-16:33)
34 Jesus prays for his disciples(17:1-26)
35 The betrayal and arrest of Jesus(18:1-11)
36 Jesus before High Priest(18:12-27)
37 Jesus sentenced to death(18:28-19:16)
38 The crucifixion of Jesus(19:17-22)
39 The clothes was divided(19:23-24)
40 The mother of Jesus(19:25-27)
41 The death of Jesus(19:28-30)
42 The burial of Jesus(19:31-42)
43 The resurrection of Jesus(20:1-10)
44 Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene(20:11-18)
45 Jesus appears to the disciple(20:19-23)
46 Jesus and Thomas(20:24-31)
47 Jesus appears to seven disciples(21:1-14)
48 Jesus and Peter(21:15-19)
49 Jesus and the beloved disciple(21:20-25)


Citations of the Bible are from New American Bible and New Revised Standard Version