The Beginning

Key Verse:

2.4 = This is the account of the heavens and the earth when they were created, in the day the the LORD God made earth and heaven.




1700 B.C.

Quotable Quote:

1.26-27 = 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." And God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

Chapter Summary:

[1] Overview Of The Creation
[2] Some Details Of The Creation
[3] Origin Of Sin
[4] First Murder
[5] Genealogy From Adam To Noah
[6] Building Of The Ark
[7] Coming Of The Flood
[8] Ending Of The Flood
[9] Noah's Family
[10] Genealogy Of Noah's Sons
[11] Tower Of Babel
[12] Call Of Abram
[13] Abram's Move To Canaan
[14] War Of The Kings
[15] Promises To Abram
[16] Birth Of Ishmael To Abram And Hagar
[17] Covenant Of Circumcision
[18] Promise Of A Son To Sarah
[19] Destruction Of Sodom And Gomorrah
[20] Abraham's Deceit With Abimelech
[21] Birth Of Isaac; Enmity Between Sarah And Hagar
[22] Sacrifice Of Isaac
[23] Death And Burial Of Sarah
[24] Marriage Of Isaac And Rebekah
[25] Birth Of Esau And Jacob
[26] Famine And The Redigging Of The Wells
[27] Jacob Cheats Esau Out Of The Birthright
[28] Jacob's Dream And Promise
[29] Jacob's Marriages To Leah And Rachel
[30] Growth Of Jacob's Family And Possessions
[31] Deals Between Laban And Jacob
[32] Jacob's Fight With An Angel
[33] Reunion Of Jacob And Esau
[34] Rape Of Dinah And Revenge Of Her Brothers
[35] Birth Of Benjamin; Death Of Isaac
[36] Genealogy Of Esau's Descendants
[37] Sale Of Joseph Into Slavery By His Older Brothers
[38] Sin Of Judah With His Daughter-In-Law Tamar
[39] Joseph's Imprisonment By Potiphar
[40] Interpretation Of Pharaoh's Servants' Dreams
[41] Interpretation Of Pharaoh's Dreams
[42] First Trip Of Jacob's Sons To Egypt
[43] Second Trip Of Jacob's Sons To Egypt
[44] Joseph's Anonymous Confrontation Of His Brothers
[45] Joseph's Anonymous Confrontation Of His Brothers
[46] Jacob's Family's Move To Egypt
[47] Joseph's Purchase Of All Egypt For Pharaoh
[48] Jacob's Blessings On Joseph's Sons
[49] Jacob's Blessings On His Sons
[50] Deaths Of Jacob And Joseph

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