Genesis 1: Beginning right

Apr 30, 07 • Genesis, Structure2 CommentsRead More »

This chapter is the beginning of the Bible, and beginnings are important. We learn why the world was made, and how God is “different”.

Among other structural details we will notice is this one (the diagramme may help as you listen):

Day Creation Day Creation
One Light Four Luminaries
Two Water and Sky Five Birds and Sea Creatures
Three Land and Vegetation Six Land animals (inc. Humans)


2 Responses to Genesis 1: Beginning right

  1. Nice beginning – bravo for the structural inferences – I did a part of Genesis for my class at the Synagogue –

    I should finish it – someday.

  2. […] Today we begin at the beginning with the first teo chapters of Genesis. I also dealt with Genesis 1 in a previous post. […]