V. Outline

V. Outline

  1. Jeremiah—A Prophet to the Nations (ch. 1)
  2. Sermons on Sin, Judgment, Love, and Forgiveness (2:1-6:30)
    1. Yahweh's Case Against His People (2:1-37)
    2. Yahweh's Passionate Appeal for Israel's Repentance (3:1-4:4)
    3. Yahweh's Judgment Is Coming (4:5-6:30)
  3. False Worship and Its Consequence (7:1-10:25)
    1. Jeremiah's Temple Sermon (7:1-8:3)
    2. Judah's Stubbornness (8:4-9:1)
    3. Judah's Depravity (9:2-21)
    4. The Wisdom and Judgment of Yahweh (10:1-25)
  4. The Covenant With Yahweh Is Broken (11:1-15:21)
  5. Sin, Judgment, and Grace (16:1-17:27)
  6. Yahweh's Sovereignty (18:1-20:18)
  7. Ungodly Kings and Leaders (21:1-23:40)
  8. To Build and to Plant (24:1-10)
  9. God's Wrath Is on the Wicked (25:1-38)
  10. Jeremiah Under Trial (26:1-24)
  11. The Controversy Over the Babylonian Yoke (27:1-28:17)
  12. Jeremiah's Message to the Exiled Judeans (29:1-32)
  13. The Book of Consolation (chs. 30-33)
  14. Events Before the Fall of Jerusalem (chs. 34-38)
  15. The Fall of Jerusalem and Other Related Events (chs. 39-44)
  16. A Message to Baruch (ch. 45)
  17. Oracles Against the Nations (chs. 46-51)
  18. Historical Appendix (ch. 52)