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Genesis 1:14 CSB

14 Then God said, "Let there be lights in the expanse of the sky to separate the day from the night. They will serve as signs for festivals and for days and years.a

References for Genesis 1:14

    • f 1:14 - Ps 104:19

      Study tools for Genesis 1:14

      • a 1:2 - Or When God began to create the sky and the earth, 2 the earth was
      • b 1:6 - The Hb word for expanse is from a root meaning "to spread out, stamp, beat firmly," which suggests something like a dome; Jb 37:16-18; Isaiah 40:22.
      • c 1:6 - Isa 44:24
      • d 1:8 - Or "heavens"
      • e 1:11 - Ps 65:9-13
      • f 1:14 - Ps 104:19
      • g 1:16 - Isa 40:26
      • h 1:20 - Lit with swarms of
      • i 1:21 - Or created sea monsters
      • j 1:22 - Gn 8:17
      • k 1:26 - Syr reads sky, and over every animal of the land
      • l 1:26 - Lit scurry
      • m 1:28 - Lit and all scurrying animals that scurry