Table of Contents

 

Introduction

Title and Writer

Unity

Date

Place of Composition and audience

Historical Background

Purpose and Uniqueness

Outline

Message

Exposition

I. Edom's Coming judgment vv. 1-9

A. The Introduction to the Oracle v. 1

B. The Breaching of Edom's Defenses vv. 2-4

C. The Plundering of Edom's Treasures vv. 5-7

D. The Destruction of Edom's Leadership vv. 8-9

II. Edom's Crimes against Judah vv. 10-14

A. The Statement of the Charge v. 10

B. The Explanation of the Charge vv. 11-14

III. The Restoration of Israel's sovereignty vv. 15-21

A. The Judgment of Edom and the Nations vv. 15-18

B. The Occupation of Edom by Israel vv. 19-21

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