Genesis

Book of Genesis

Book of Genesis is not only the first but also the most amazing, wonderful and fundamental book of the Old Testament. No blockbuster, even with the most modern special effects, is unable to fully reflect the fullness and richness of this stunning narrative of the creation of our world and the beginning of mankind. Therefore, the only correct way is personally read the book of Genesis, that would independently recognize and submit to the imagination of all the greatness of God, his power and mercy. Because no one ever tell you about how it all began is better than the Bible.

Genesis consists of 50 rich chapters cover a segment of our history from the creation of the world and to Moses. God has done absolutely stunning effect. He created a world populated its inhabitants and gave life to man in his own image and likeness. Alas, the first humans, Adam and Eve did not appreciate adequately what God has done for them. The consequence of this was the sin which has distorted the perfect human life. People were expelled from the Garden of Eden, and doomed to a hard life. But the most interesting thing is that even in such a situation, God did not abandon his children. He gave them a long life and many children. Because of sin, the fate of the children of the first Adams and Eves - Cain and Abel was tragic. Cain killed his younger brother Abel was condemned to a long and hard life. He had many children, and thanks to them were created the first craft and art. Instead of Abel, God gave to Eve another son, Seth. It was his descendant Noah became man through whom humanity is preserved during the Flood. During the life of the first people and their descendants greatly humanity has grown, and with it grew a sin. All too contorted and God brought about the flood, but was given a chance to save their creations on the ark. So Noah and his family began a new beginning for mankind, and a rainbow - a sign of the fact that a flood will never be. From the sons of Noah there were many people, and God gave them different languages ​​after the incident with the Tower of Babel. Further narration is interesting life descendants of Noah - Abraham and Sarah, Lot, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, and their families and loved ones. All these are the people whom God chose for their heart and carried forward. Their lives have become quite instructive real stories of God's promises, human doubts and sins. Genesis contains a lot of details from the life of the time, it gives a complete description of prevailing mores and shows what happens when people lose all human form (especially in some villages such as Sodom and Gomorrah). Many of the descriptions may seem to modern people of the terrible. But do not forget that at all times after the fall of the world was and is a cruel place where the church under the leadership of Jesus Christ, is fighting for the soul. And sinful world resists the faithful as he can.

After reading the first book of the Bible Genesis You will see for yourself that God is constant and blesses abundantly, their promises He always does. Therefore it is important to trust God and then you will be able to witness all the amazing changes that God has planned in your life.

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1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.

2 And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters.

3 And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.agen0103dore thecreationoflight

4 And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.

5 And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.

6 And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.

7 And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so.

8 And God called the firmament Heaven. And the evening and the morning were the second day.

9 And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.

10 And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good.

11 And God said, Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth: and it was so.

12 And the earth brought forth grass, and herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose seed was in itself, after his kind: and God saw that it was good.

13 And the evening and the morning were the third day.

14 And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to divide the day from the night; and let them be for signs, and for seasons, and for days, and years:

15 And let them be for lights in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth: and it was so.

16 And God made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.

17 And God set them in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth,

18 And to rule over the day and over the night, and to divide the light from the darkness: and God saw that it was good.

19 And the evening and the morning were the fourth day.

20 And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl that may fly above the earth in the open firmament of heaven.

21 And God created great whales, and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind: and God saw that it was good.

22 And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth.

23 And the evening and the morning were the fifth day.

24 And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.

25 And God made the beast of the earth after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was good.

26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.

27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.

29 And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat.

30 And to every beast of the earth, and to every fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepeth upon the earth, wherein there is life, I have given every green herb for meat: and it was so.

31 And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

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