Genesis 1:15 CSB

15 They will be lights in the expanse of the sky to provide light on the earth." And it was so.

Study tools for Genesis 1:15

  • 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