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The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 11:17-34

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 the center and climax is Jesus saying after he broke the bread, you; do this in

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 10:1-2

The most significant part of a chiasm is its middle. In the case of I Corinthians 10:1-2 the significant phrase is that this was a baptism. It was a baptism of water, the Red Sea, and of the Spirit in the Glory Cloud which was leading them to the Promised Land. Compare Matthew 3:16 and

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 7:27

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In the center is that husbands should not seek to be released from their wives and those who have been

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 3

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 3 the center and climax explains how every person's work will be tested by fire (1 Cor

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 3:13

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 3:13 the center and climax is "the day will show it because it is to be revealed

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 3:4-5b

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 3:4-5 the center is the question, "Are you not mere men?" (1 Cor 3:4c). A. For when

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 2:6-8

A chiasm is a literary structure where themes of the first section of a passage are repeated in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 2:6-8 the center and climax is "We speak God's wisdom in a mystery, the hidden wisdom which God predestined before

The Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 1:10-17

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 1:10-17 the center and climax is "I thank God that I baptized none of you except Crispus

he Chiasm of 1 Corinthians 1:1-9

A chiasm is a literary structure where vocabulary of the first section of a passage is repeated in reverse order in the second. The center of the chiasm is typically the climax of the passage. In 1 Corinthians 1:1-9 the center and climax is "Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the