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More DifficultEzekiel 22 Focal Structure

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Editor's Note:  This is a very unusual structure, consisting basically of four repeating parts that do not necessarily follow in any particular order.

. . $ v17 And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying,

. . . v18 Son of man,

. . -1 athe house of Israel is to me bbecome adross:

. . -1 aall they bare abrass, and tin, and iron, and lead,

. . . . -2 ain the midst bof the furnace;

. . -1 athey bare even athe dross of silver.

. . $ v19 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD;

. . -1 cBecause aye are all bbecome adross,

. . -1 behold, ctherefore dI will gather ayou

. . . . -2 ainto the midst bof Jerusalem.

. . -1 v20 cAs dthey gather asilver, and brass, and iron, and lead, and tin,

. . . . -2 ainto the midst bof the furnace,

. . . . . . -3 to blow the fire upon it,

. . . . . . . . -4 to melt it;

. . -1 cso dwill I gather ayou

. . . . . . -3 in mine anger and in my fury,

. . . . (2) and I will leave you there,

. . . . . . . . -4 and melt you.

. . -1 v21 Yea, dI will gather ayou,

. . . . . . -3 and blow upon you in the fire of my wrath,

. . . . . . . . -4 and ye shall be melted

. . . . -2 ain the midst bthereof.

. . -1 v22 dAs asilver

. . . . . . . . -4 is melted

. . . . -2 ain the midst bof the furnace,

. . -1 dso shall aye

. . . . . . . . -4 be melted

. . . . -2 ain the midst bthereof;

. . * and ye shall know

. . . . . . -3 that I the LORD have poured out my fury upon you.

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by Sterling D. Allan; Tucson, Arizona; January 26, 1995

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See also

bulletEzekiel 22 chiasm element B, B'   (download WP.zip file)
bulletThe Silversmith - "When I can see my own image in the silver, the refining process is finished."
bullet84150 in Greek chiasm focal point "to wash"
bulletZephaniah 3 chiasm ("I will gather them that are sorrowful for the solemn assembly")  Download WP.zip or RTF.zip.
bulletZephaniah 3 chiasm in script  Download WP.zip or RTF.zip.
 

 

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