Detailed outline of the Book of Jude

Greetings (1–2) Occasion for the Letter (3–4) The Change of Subject (3) The Reason for the Change: The Presence of Godless Apostates (4) Warning against the False Teachers (5–16) Historical Examples of the Judgment of Apostates (5–7) Unbelieving Israel (5) Angels who fell (6) Sodom and Gomorrah (7) Description of the Apostates of Jude’s Day (8–16) Their slanderous speech deplored (8–10) Their character graphically portrayed (11–13) Their destruction prophesied (14–16) Exhortation to Believers (17–23) Concluding Doxology (24–25)