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Introduction to Jeremiah

Structural Outline

  1. I. Superscription (Jer. 1:1-3)
  2. II. Jeremiah's Call (Jer. 1:4-19)
  3. III. Opening Case Against Judah (Jer. 2:1-3:5)
  4. IV. Judah's Sins and Judgments (Jer. 3:6-6:30)
    1. A. Judah Worse Than Israel (Jer. 3:6-4:4)
    2. B. Judgment of Invasion (Jer. 4:5-31)
    3. C. Sinful Jerusalem (Jer. 5:1-13)
    4. D. Judgment of Jerusalem's Destruction (Jer. 5:14-19)
    5. E. Sins of Judah (Jer. 5:20-31)
    6. F. Judgment of Exile (Jer. 6:1-30)
  5. V. The Temple (Jer. 7:1-10:25)
    1. A. Solomon's Temple and Shiloh (Jer. 7:1-8:3)
    2. B. Judah's Sins and Judgment (Jer. 8:4-9:26)
    3. C. Idolatry or the Lord (Jer. 10:1-25)
  6. VI. The Broken Covenant (Jer. 11:1-13:27)
    1. A. Curse of the Covenant (Jer. 11:1-17)
    2. B. Judgment for Jeremiah's Opponents (Jer. 11:18-12:17)
      1. 1. Complaint About a Deadly Plot (Jer. 11:18-23)
      2. 2. Complaint About Wicked Opposition (Jer. 12:1-17)
    3. C. Curse of the Covenant Confirmed (Jer. 13:1-27)
  7. VII. The Judgment of Drought (Jer. 14:1-15:21)
    1. A. Severe Drought (Jer. 14:1-6)
    2. B. Prayer and Response (Jer. 14:7-15:21)
  8. VIII. Symbols of Coming Judgment (Jer. 16:1-17:18)
    1. A. Symbolic Actions (Jer. 16:1-18)
    2. B. Prayers and Response (Jer. 16:19-17:18)
  9. IX. A Sermon About the Sabbath (Jer. 17:19-27)
  10. X. The Divine Potter (Jer. 18:1-20:18)
    1. A. At the Potter's House (Jer. 18:1-17)
    2. B. Opposition to Jeremiah (Jer. 18:18-23)
    3. C. Symbolic Breaking of Pot (Jer. 19:1-15)
    4. D. More Opposition to Jeremiah (Jer. 20:1-6)
    5. E. Jeremiah's Lament (Jer. 20:7-18)
    6. XI. Judgment and Hope in Judah's Last Days (Jer. 21:1-24:10)
    7. A. Rulers of Judah (Jer. 21:1-23:8)
    8. B. False Prophets (Jer. 23:9-40)
    9. C. A Distinction and the Future Hope (Jer. 24:1-10)
    10. XII. Severity and Length of Exile (Jer. 25:1-29:32)
    11. A. Seventy Years of Exile Predicted (Jer. 25:1-38)
    12. B. Reaction to Prediction of Exile (Jer. 26:1-24)
    13. C. Rejection of False Prophecies (Jer. 27:1-22)
    14. D. Confrontation With Hananiah (Jer. 28:1-17)
    15. E. Letter to Exiles About False Prophecy (Jer. 29:1-32)
    16. XIII. Certainty of Restoration (Jer. 30:1-33:26)
    17. A. The Book of Restoration (Jer. 30:1-31:40)
    18. B. Symbolic Purchase (Jer. 32:1-44)
    19. C. Predictions of Restoration (Jer. 33:1-26)
  11. XIV. Representative Violations and Judgments (Jer. 34:1-36:32)
    1. A. Judgment Against Zedekiah (Jer. 34:1-22)
    2. B. Judgment for Falling Short of the Recabites' Example (Jer. 35:1-19)
    3. C. Judgment Against Jehoiakim (Jer. 36:1-32)
  12. XV. Final Encounters and Jerusalem's Fall (Jer. 37:1-39:18)
    1. A. Jeremiah and Zedekiah (Jer. 37:1-21)
    2. B. Jeremiah and the Officials (Jer. 38:1-13)
    3. C. Jeremiah and Zedekiah and His Officials (Jer. 38:14-28)
    4. D. Jerusalem's Fall (Jer. 39:1-18)
    5. XVI. Aftermath of Jerusalem's Fall (Jer. 40:1-45:5)
    6. A. Gedaliah (Jer. 40:1-41:10)
    7. B. Jeremiah's Flight to Egypt (Jer. 41:11-44:30)
    8. C. Promise to Baruch (Jer. 45:1-5)
    9. XVII. Oracles Against the Nations (Jer. 46:1-51:64)
    10. A. Against Egypt (Jer. 46:1-28)
    11. B. Against Philistia (Jer. 47:1-7)
    12. C. Against Moab (Jer. 48:1-47)
    13. D. Against Ammon (Jer. 49:1-6)
    14. E. Against Edom (Jer. 49:7-22)
    15. F. Against Damascus (Jer. 49:23-27)
    16. G. Against Arabian Tribes (Jer. 49:28-33)
    17. H. Against Elam (Jer. 49:34-39)
    18. I. Against Babylon (Jer. 50:1-51:64)
    19. XVIII. Exile and Release From Prison (Jer. 52:1-34)

References

  • *** IIIM Recommended Commentary
  • Where applicable, the original language studies are being done using BibleWorks and the extensive Bible Notes from other authors come from Logos Bible Software.
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  • Clements, R. E. (1988). Jeremiah. Interpretation, a Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching. Atlanta, GA: J. Knox Press.
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  • Gingrich, R. E. (2001). The Book of Jeremiah. Memphis, TN: Riverside Printing.
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  • Huey, F. B. (1993). Vol. 16: Jeremiah, Lamentations. The New American Commentary . Nashville: Broadman & Holman Publishers.
  • *** Kidner, Derek. (1987). The Message of Jeremiah. The Bible Speaks Today. IVP Academic.
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