In the beginning, God created the earth – Undated Past, Genesis 1:1-2

In the beginning

In the beginning, God said, “Let us make the heavens and the earth.”

This is God’s story as He interacts with humankind.

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Background Reading:

Creation – the Beginning – Undated Past

1:1 In the beginning, God created the universe.
2 When the earth was as yet unformed and desolate, with the surface of the ocean depths shrouded in darkness, and while the Spirit of God was hovering over the surface of the waters.
Genesis 1:1-2

More Information:

In Hebrew Tanakh the word Heaven is in the plural Heavens.

Also in Hebrew Tanakh God is singular and the words let us is plural.

Different people hold strongly to their views about the seven days of creation if it was a solar 24 hour day or some other length of time. Maybe it could be a mix of the two or something totally different. Remember God lives outside of our time domain.

One mathematical module has the earth and the other planets being placed in their orbits around the sun. Their origins were from somewhere else in the systems of calyxes or universe.


Other modules in this unit: