Outline of the Book of Lamentations

Here are our bite-sized pieces of the Book of Lamentations:

 


 

FIRST DIRGE

 

Lamentations 1:1-11. Jerusalem was destroyed for her own sins

Lamentations 1:12-22.  Jerusalem finally pleads for mercy

 

SECOND DIRGE

 

Lamentations 2:1-10. The LORD’s anger against Zion

Lamentations 2:11-19. Jeremiah weeps over the destruction of Jerusalem

Lamentations 2:20-22. Jerusalem finally prays to the LORD God

 

THIRD DIRGE

 

Lamentations 3:1-18. Jeremiah laments his afflictions

Lamentations 3:19-40. The sparkling brilliance of God’s love

Lamentations 3:41-66. With great hope, Jeremiah prays

 

FOURTH DIRGE

 

Lamentations 4:1-11. Comparing before and after being conquered

Lamentations 4:12-20. Why was Jerusalem conquered?

Lamentations 4:21-22. The bad days are over

 

FIFTH DIRGE

 

Lamentations. 5:1-18. The remnant needs to ask the LORD God to remember them

Lamentations 5:19-22. The remnant needs to ask the LORD God to restore them

 


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