God said, "Let there be light!" So there was light.
Then God said, "Let there be a canopy between bodies of water, separating bodies of water from bodies of water!"
Then God said, "Let the water beneath the sky come together into one area, and let dry ground appear!" And that is what happened:
Then God said, "Let vegetation sprout all over the earth, including seed-bearing plants and fruit trees, each kind containing its own seed!" And that is what happened:
Then God said, "Let there be lights across the sky to distinguish day from night, to act as signs for seasons, days, and years,
Then God said, "Let the oceans swarm with living creatures, and let flying creatures soar above the earth throughout the sky!"
Then God said, "Let the earth bring forth each kind of living creature, each kind of livestock and crawling thing, and each kind of earth's animals!" And that is what happened:
Then God said, "Let us make mankind in our image, to be like us. Let them be masters over the fish in the ocean, the birds that fly, the livestock, everything that crawls on the earth, and over the earth itself!"
God, the LORD, has spoken. He has summoned the earth from the rising of the sun to its setting place.
Because I am the LORD, I'll speak and the message that I communicate will be accomplished without delay. While you continue to be a rebellious house, I'll speak the message and then fulfill it," declares the Lord GOD.'"
The LORD told Moses, "This is what you are to say to the Israelis, "You have seen for yourselves that I spoke to you from heaven.
When Moses entered the tent, the pillar of cloud would come down and stand at the doorway of the tent while God spoke with Moses.
The LORD would speak to Moses face to face just as a man speaks with his friend. When Moses returned to the camp, Nun's son Joshua, his young servant, would not leave the tent.
We know that God has spoken to Moses, but we do not know where this fellow comes from."
It is to be a regular burnt offering throughout your generations at the doorway to the Tent of Meeting in the LORD's presence, where I'll meet with you to speak to you there.
I'll meet with you there, and I'll tell you all my commandments for the Israelis from above the Mercy Seat, from between the two cherubim that are on the Ark of the Testimony."
In a pillar of cloud he spoke to them; they obeyed his decrees and the Law that he gave them.
He spoke and stirred up a windstorm that made its waves surge.
Even while he was speaking to me, the Spirit entered me, set me on my feet, and I listened to the voice that had been speaking to me.
The hand of the LORD was upon me, and he told me, "Get up! Go to the valley, and I'll speak with you there."
"Son of Man," the LORD said, "get up on your feet. I want to talk to you."
At least I could still take comfort and rejoice in unceasing anguish, for I didn't conceal what the Holy One has to say.
"But what if God were to speak? What if he were to talk with you,
He even fought the angel and won; he cried and prayed to him. Then at Bethel he found him, and there he spoke with us
The LORD will shout in the presence of his forces, because his encampment is very great; for powerful is he who carries out his message. Truly the Day of the LORD is great, and very terrifying. Who will be able to survive it?"
"The LORD will roar from Zion, and shout from Jerusalem. The heavens and the earth will shake, but the LORD will be the refuge of his people, and the strength of the people of Israel."
A lion has roared! Who will not fear? The Lord GOD has spoken! Who will not prophesy?
He said, "From Zion the LORD roars, and from Jerusalem he shouts aloud. The shepherds' pastures will languish, and Carmel's summit will wither."
has in these last days spoken to us by a Son whom he appointed to be the heir of everything and through whom he also made the universe.
Therefore, just as when I cried out and they would not listen, so also they will cry out, and I will not listen,' says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.
"God speaks time and time again but nobody notices in a dream or night vision, when a deep sleep falls on mankind while they sleep on their beds. That's when he opens the ear of mankind, authenticating his messages to them,
They told Moses, "You speak to us and we will listen, but don't let God speak with us, or we may die.
After this, God ascended from the place where he had been speaking to him.
to a trumpet's blast, or to a voice that made the hearers beg that not another word be spoken to them.
He must remain in heaven until the time of universal restitution, which God announced long ago through the voice of his holy prophets.