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Literary structure (chiasm, chiasmus) of Second Epistle to the Thessalonians


Correspondence table of Pericopes and Literary Structure


Pericope1
1 Salutation(1:1-2) 1-1
2 The judgment at Christ's coming(1:3-12) 1-1
3 The man of lawlessness(2:1-17) 1-1
4 Request for prayer(3:1-15) 1-1
5 Final greetings and benediction(3:16-18) 1-1

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