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A chiasm is a literary structure where the words of the first section of a passage are repeated in the second. Typically whatever is in the center of the chiasm is what is being emphasized. The emphasis in Jeremiah 31:6 is on the fact that since the fixed order of the sun, moon, and stars

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. What is being emphasized in Jeremiah 31:21-40 is that the new covenant with the house

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 Jeremiah 3:18-20, the emphasis is on the fact that in the future God will