Heidegger's Bible Handbook: Lamentations: Synoptic Outline
The Parts are:
I. The Lamentations of Jeremiah and the people on account of the destruction, Chapters 1-4, in which are:
1. A lamentation accommodated to the first captivity of Jeconiah: chapter 1.
2. A lamentation, on account of the destruction of Jerusalem, and the burning of the Temple: chapter 2.
3. A lamentation of Jeremiah, on account of his and the Church’s miseries: chapter 3.
4. A lamentation of the same argument, and a prediction of the destruction of the Edomites, and the liberation of the people: chapter 4.
II. A humble and supplicatory Prayer of the Church, Chapter 5.