Bible: Genesis

(ca. 1400–400 BCE)

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Chapter 1

[1] In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

[2] The earth was without form and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep; and the Spirit of God was moving over the face of the waters.

[3] And God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light.

[4] And God saw that the light was good; and God separated the light from the darkness.

[5] God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And there was evening and there was morning, one day.

[6] And God said, “Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it separate the waters...


Source: New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 National Council of the...

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