Creation, Origin Of
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"You alone are the LORD You have made the heavens, The heaven of heavens with all their host, The earth and all that is on it, The seas and all that is in them You give life to all of them And the heavenly host bows down before You.
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.
The earth is the LORD'S, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell in it.
"The LORD possessed me at the beginning of His way, Before His works of old.
Thus says the LORD, "Heaven is My throne and the earth is My footstool Where then is a house you could build for Me? And where is a place that I may rest?
All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing came into being that has come into being.
And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, "O Lord, it is You who MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA, AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM,
and saying, "Men, why are you doing these things? We are also men of the same nature as you, and preach the gospel to you that you should turn from these vain things to a living God, WHO MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM.
"The God who made the world and all things in it, since He is Lord of heaven and earth, does not dwell in temples made with hands;
Then God said, "Let there be light"; and there was light.
The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.
Then God said, "Let there be an expanse in the midst of the waters, and let it separate the waters from the waters."
By the word of the LORD the heavens were made, And by the breath of His mouth all their host.
He who made the Pleiades and Orion And changes deep darkness into morning, Who also darkens day into night, Who calls for the waters of the sea And pours them out on the surface of the earth, The LORD is His name.
and he said with a loud voice, "Fear God, and give Him glory, because the hour of His judgment has come; worship Him who made the heaven and the earth and sea and springs of waters."
Then God said, "Let the waters below the heavens be gathered into one place, and let the dry land appear"; and it was so.
He established the earth upon its foundations, So that it will not totter forever and ever.
Then God said, "Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night, and let them be for signs and for seasons and for days and years;
"For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.
Then God said, "Let the waters teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth in the open expanse of the heavens."
Then God said, "Let the earth bring forth living creatures after their kind: cattle and creeping things and beasts of the earth after their kind"; and it was so.
Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."
"The Spirit of God has made me, And the breath of the Almighty gives me life.
- Origin (33 instances)