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The Thematic Chiasm of Genesis 1 – Joshua 24

A chiasm is an inverted parallelism where words or themes are repeated in reverse order. When a chiasm has a center, the center is typically the climax of the chiasm. Genesis 1 - Joshua 24 is written as a thematic chiasm, with the climactic center being the making of the covenant at Sinai. https://howthebiblefitstogether.org/files/Gen-Josha-Chiasm.pdf

The Chiasm of Genesis 38

A chiasm is a literary structure where the themes of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Gensis 28 the emphasis is on the sin of Judah with Tamar and his being found

The Chiasm of Genesis 27:1-45

A chiasm is a literary structure where the words or themes of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 27:1-45, the center compares the relationship of Jacob and Esau with their father

The Chiasm of the Story of Jacob

A chiasm is a literary structure where the themes of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 25:19-35:22, in the center is the fertility of Jacob's wives (29:31-30:24) and the fertility of

The Chiasm of Genesis 22:16c-18

A chiasm is a literary structure where the words or themes of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 22:16c-18, the emphasis is on the unbelievably huge number of the seed of

The Chiasm of Genesis 22:9

A chiasm is a literary structure where the words of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 22:9 the emphasis is on Isaac being placed on the wood. Just as Jesus carried

The Chiasm of Genesis 22: 1-19

A chiasm is a literary structure where the words of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 22:1-19, the center is Isaac's question, "Where is the lamb for the burnt offering?" and

The Chiasm of Genesis 19:30

A chiasm is a literary structure where the words of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 19:30 what is being emphasized is Lot's staying in a cave out of fear. https://howthebiblefitstogether.org/files/Gen-19.30a-Chiasm.pdf

The Chiasm of Genesis 17:7

A chiasm is a literary structure where the words of the first section of a passage are repeated in reverse order in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. In Genesis 17:7 the emphasis is on the Abrahamic covenant being in place throughout the generations of