Genesis 1:2 CSB

2 Now the earth wasa formless and empty, darkness covered the surface of the watery depths, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the surface of the waters.

References for Genesis 1:2

    • a 1:2 - Or When God began to create the sky and the earth, 2 the earth was

      Study tools for Genesis 1:2

      • 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