God's desire and purpose
God's original creation
the 2beginning 3God 4bcreated
and the earth.
Judgment and corruption
God's restoration and further creation
The Spirit, the word, and the light coming, the first day
the earth became awaste
and emptiness, and 2darkness
was on the surface of the 3deep
of God was brooding upon the surface of the waters.
, Let there be blight
; and there was light.
God saw that the light was agood
, and God 1bseparated
the light from the darkness.
God called the light aDay
, and the darkness He called Night. And bthere
was evening and there was morning, one day.
The waters under the expanse separated from the waters above the expanse, the second day
, Let there be an 1expanse
in the midst of the waters, and let it 2bseparate
the waters from the waters.
God made the expanse and separated the waters which were under the expanse from the awaters
which were above the expanse, and it was so.
God called the expanse Heaven. And athere
was evening and there was morning, a second day.1
The earth separated from the seas and the plant life generated, the third day
, Let the waters under the heavens be bgathered
together into one place, and let the 1cdry
land appear; and it was so.
God called the dry land 1Earth
, and the gathering together of the waters He called 1Seas
; and God saw that it was agood
, Let the earth bsprout 1grass
, herbs yielding seed, and
fruit trees bearing fruit caccording
to their kind with their seed in them upon the earth; and it was so.
the earth brought forth grass, herbs yielding seed aaccording
to their kind, and trees bearing fruit with their seed in them aaccording
to their kind; and God saw that it was bgood
was evening and there was morning, a third day.
The light-bearers appearing, the fourth day
, Let there be 1blight
-bearers in the expanse of heaven to separate the day from the night, and let them be for 2csigns
and for seasons and for days and years;
let them be light-bearers in the expanse of heaven to give light on the earth; and it was so.
the two great light-bearers, the 2greater
light-bearer to rule the day and the 3lesser
light-bearer to rule the night, and the 4bstars
them in the expanse of heaven to give light on the earth
over the day and over the night and to 1separate
the light from the darkness, and God saw that it was agood
was evening and there was morning, a fourth day.
The living creatures in the water and in the air generated, the fifth day
, Let the waters swarm with swarms of 1bliving
animals, and let 2birds
fly above the earth in the open expanse of heaven.
God created the agreat
sea creatures and every living animal that moves, with which the waters swarmed, according to their kind, and every winged bird baccording
to its kind; and God saw that it was cgood
them, saying, Be bfruitful
and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let the birds multiply on the earth.
there was evening and there was morning, a fifth day.
The living creatures on the earth generated, the sixth day
The animals of the earth
God said, Let the earth bring forth aliving
to their kind, 1cattle
things and 1animals
of the earth baccording
to their kind; and it was so.
God made the animals of the earth aaccording
to their kind and the cattle according to their kind and everything that creeps on the ground aaccording
to its kind, and God saw that it was bgood
The conference of the Godhead
God said, 1Let aUs
make 2bman cin
, according to Our elikeness
; and let 4them
over the fish of the sea and over the birds of heaven and over the cattle and over all the earth and over every 6creeping
thing that creeps upon the earth.
Created by God male and female
God created man ain
His own image; in the image of God He created him; bmale
and female He ccreated
Blessed by God to be fruitful
them; and God said to them, Be bfruitful
and multiply, and fill the earth and 1subdue
it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of heaven and over every living thing that moves upon the earth.
Man and all other living creatures satisfied by God's provision
God said, Behold, I have given you every herb that produces seed that is on the surface of all the earth and every tree 1which
has fruit that produces seed; they shall be for you as 2afood
to every animal of the earth and to every bird of heaven and to everything that creeps upon the earth, in which is a living soul, I have given every
green herb for food; and it was so.
Everything being very good to God
God saw everything that He had made, and indeed, it was 1very agood
. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.