Chiastic Structures
The Old Testament

3 Nephi 20:1-23:5

Isaiah 22:15-25

Psalm 82:1-8

Isaiah 9:1-4

Isaiah 9:8-13

Isaiah 9:17-21

Isaiah 9:3-7

Isaiah 59:1-12

Isaiah 59:19-21

Isaiah 59:13-21

Isaiah 33:1-24

Isaiah 42:8-17

Isaiah 42:1-7

Isaiah 61:9-11

Isaiah 61:1-11

Isaiah 35:1-10

Isaiah 61:3-7

Isaiah 24:12-20

Isaiah 3:16-4:6

Isaiah 42:17-25

Isaiah 22:15-25, KJV

Isaiah 24:21-23

Isaiah 24:4-7

Isaiah 50:1-11

Isaiah 24:8-11

Isaiah 13:9-13

Isaiah 13:1-13

Isaiah 13:9-22

Isaiah 60:1-3

Isaiah 6:1-13

Isaiah 43:8-44:8

Isaiah 43:8-17

Isaiah 19:1-17

Isaiah 19:1-4

Isaiah 19:16-25

Isaiah 62:4-12

Isaiah 62:1-7

Isaiah 41:21-29

Isaiah 37:14-22

Isaiah 44:21-28

Jehovah has created Israel to be his servant.

Isaiah 40:9-17

Isaiah 3:1-15

Isaiah 40:18-31

Psalm 9:15-20

Psalm 26:1-12

Psalm 9:9-18

Psalm 17:1-6

Psalm 25:1-22

Psalm 17:6-15

Psalm 40:1-5

Psalm 40:13-17

Psalm 40:5-12

Psalm 7:1-5

Psalm 24:1-10

Psalm 9:1-11

Psalm 7:6-17

Psalm 21:1-13

Psalm 9:1-11

Psalm 16:1-11

Psalm 14:1-4

Psalm 15:1-5

Psalm 20:1-9

Psalm 11:1-5

Isaiah 63:15-64:12

Psalm 14:4-7

Psalm 13:1-6

Psalm 11:4-7

Psalm 23:1-6

Psalm 10:1-11

Psalm 12:1-8

Isaiah 65:8-25

Psalm 10:4-18

Psalm 6:1-10

Psalm 8:1-9

Psalm 4:1-8

Psalm 5:1-12

Psalm 3:1-8

Psalm 2:1-12

Psalm 1:1-6

Isaiah 5:1-7

Isaiah 2:5-22

2 Nephi 9:1-54

Jeremiah 4:18-31

Jeremiah 4:3-21

Jeremiah 4:4-31

Jeremiah 10:1-25

Jeremiah 23:1-12

Isaiah 24:1-3

Isaiah 40:1-11

Jeremiah 11:1-10

Jeremiah 11:9-17

Jeremiah 10:14-25

Jeremiah 10:1-13

Isaiah 25:1-26:2

Isaiah 29:9-30:11

Isaiah 34:9-17

Isaiah 34:1-8

Isaiah 11:10-13:5

Isaiah 1:16-20

Isaiah 1:28-31

Isaiah 1:21-27

Zion has been unfaithful. Jehovah pronounces judgment on the wicked. He will remove her dross, and call righteous rulers. Zion will be called 'the City of Righteousness, a faithful city.'

Isaiah 1:10-15

Isaiah 39:1-8

Isaiah 41:5-16

Isaiah 20:1-6

Isaiah 49:1-6

Isaiah 49:21-26

Isaiah 60:15-22

Zion receives the inheritance of Jehovah.

Isaiah 44:26-45:13

Isaiah 44:9-20

Isaiah 51:9-18

Psalm 114:1-8

Psalm 117:1-2

Psalm 113:1-9

Jeremiah 6:27-7:16

Isaiah 66:15-24

Jeremiah 5:29-6:15

2 Nephi 4:15-35

Jeremiah 5:10-18

Jeremiah 5:1-9

Jeremiah 5:19-31

Jeremiah 17:1-12

Ezekiel 37:11-22

Alma 30:29-57

Jeremiah 31:21-40

Jeremiah 2:18-37

Alma 31:12-23

Alma 31:22-38

Alma 32:20-43

Jeremiah 16:9-21

Proverbs 4:1-13

Proverbs 4:14-19

Proverbs 4:18-27

Proverbs 28:9-18

Proverbs 28:1-12

Proverbs 24:13-23

Proverbs 9:8-12

Psalm 27:1-14

Jeremiah 3:1-25

Psalm 52:1-9

Jeremiah 6:14-26

Ezekiel 37:26-28

Ezekiel 34:1-10

Ezekiel 34:1-31

Ezekiel 34:23-31

Ezekiel 37:21-25

Ezekiel 34:1-31*

Psalm 116:1-19

Psalm 118:1-29

Psalm 115:1-18

Isaiah 1:5-9

Israel is smitten because of iniquity. Her iniquities are likened to a spiritual disease. Due to these iniquities, Israel is made desolate and her land is given over to invaders. Only a few survivors remain - these survivors will be obedient to the Lord.

Isaiah 17:1-11

In the Lord's day mighty cities will be destroyed and abandoned. The remnant of Jehovah's people who are left will have regard to Him alone.

Isaiah 48:1-11

Judah is unfaithful to her covenants. For his name's sake Jehovah shows restraint. He reveals new things that will occur at the last day. Those who have heard this vision are rebuked for not proclaiming it.

Alma 31:1-11

The Zoramites pervert the ways of the Lord and dissent from the Nephites. Alma takes his brethren and sons to preach the word of God. The virtue of the word of God had had more powerful effect upon the minds of the people than the sword, or anything else which had happened unto them.

3 Nephi 27:13-22

Christ teaches the Nephites his gospel. He came into the world to do the will of his Father. Mankind must repent and be baptized. Those who are faithful unto the end will stand spotless before him at the last day.

3 Nephi 24:1-18

At the second coming Christ will judge between the righteous and the the wicked. The righteous keep Christ's ordinances and contribute their tithes and offerings.

3 Nephi 25:1-6

During the day of Jehovah the wicked will be burned. The righteous of Israel will be healed. Elijah will be sent to prepare Israel for the day of Jehovah.

Jeremiah 31:1-14

During the day of Jehovah watchmen will raise a cry, calling Israel to gather to Zion. The Lord will redeem the remnant of Israel, gathering them from across the world.

Isaiah 1:10-20

Jehovah brings a lawsuit against his covenant people. He charges them with insincere, hypocritical worship. He declares that if they will not keep his commandments by doing good, executing justice, and caring for the fatherless and the widow then they will be destroyed.

Ether 8:16-26

Secret combinations seek to gain power and to murder. They cause the destruction of every nation that upholds them. These secret oaths and combinations have existed from the beginning. In the latter days they will seek to overthrow the freedom of all lands, nations, and countries.

Jeremiah 1:4-19

The Lord calls Jeremiah to be a prophet to the nations. Jeremiah is shown two visions which predict destruction breaking out from the north upon all the land. The Lord promises to make Jeremiah sufficient to his prophetic mission.

Isaiah 43:1-7

Jehovah calls out to His people Israel who have been redeemed as they forsake Babylon. As they leave Babylon from across the world and gather together, Jehovah promises to be with them and preserve them. He gives them His name and remakes them in His image.

2 Nephi 11:1-8

Nephi likens the words of Isaiah unto all men. They are a third witness (along with Nephi and Jacob) of the coming of Jesus Christ, the covenants of the Lord, and the great and eternal plan of deliverance from death.

3 Nephi 23:1-5

Christ commands us to search the words of Isaiah. His words and the words of Isaiah will go to the Gentiles, who will also be his covenant people if they will hearken to his words.

2 Nephi 6:1-7

Nephi is a model for the kings of the Gentiles; Jacob desires the welfare of his people, and reads the words of Isaiah to teach those things which are to come.

Mormon 8:14-34

Moroni prophesies of the coming forth of the Book of Mormon. At that day great and marvelous things must shortly come to pass, to fulfill the Lord's covenant with the house of Israel. To understand the Lord's promises to His people, we should search the words of Isaiah.

Jeremiah 30:12-17

Jeremiah 30:1-11

Jeremiah 2:1-21

2 Nephi 25:1-10

Isaiah 10:24-11:16

Isaiah 10:20-23

Isaiah 63:11-14

Isaiah 57:1-21

Isaiah 60:4-14

Isaiah 17:12-14

Isaiah 65:1-7

Isaiah 45:14-25

Isaiah 49:7-26

Isaiah 63:2-10

Isaiah 55:1-13

Isaiah 56:8-57:2

Isaiah 66:1-6

Isaiah 66:10-14

3 Nephi 28:30-36

3 Nephi 21:1-29

3 Nephi 20:10-46

2 Nephi 10:1-25

Isaiah 7:1-8:15

Isaiah 1:2-4

Isaiah 37:22-32

Isaiah 10:5-19

Isaiah 61:10-62:9

Isaiah 56:1-8

Isaiah 52:1-12

Isaiah 58:1-14

Isaiah 45:14-19

Jehovah created the heavens and the earth. He does not speak in secret.