The Book Of Genesis Chapters 1 Essay

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The Book of Genesis chapters 1 and 2 tells us that God created the world by his spoken word. God created the world in 7 days, in which is why we have 7 days in the week. God created the heavens, the earth and everything that lives. He made humankind in his image, and gave them charge over the earth. On Day 1, God created light from the dark chaotic world. God spoke, “Let there be light.” (Genesis 1:3) and there was light. On Day 2, God created the heavens and earths. God divided the atmosphere in two and called them the heaven and the earth. (Genesis 1:6) Day 3, God spoke and made vegetation here on Earth. The water on earth was divided in two, which provided dry and wet land.(Genesis 1:9) On Day 4, the moon , stars, seasons and days was created. (Genesis 1:14) Day 5, Sea creatures and birds in the sky were created and created to reproduce. (Genesis 1:23) Day 6, God made all animals and creatures on land for food. Man was also created. (Genesis 1:27) Man was created to be the dominate creature. Day 7 was created for rest and holy day. God continued to evolve the creation of man and vegetation. (Genesis 2:1-2) God then planted a garden called The Garden of Eden. The Garden of Eden contained the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. (Genesis 2:10-14)

Throughout history, people have come up with tons of different ways to describe the origin of the Universe. One very popular belief is in Western Christianity. Christians believe that the world…

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