Genesis 1:1-6 ESV

The Creation of the World

1 In the 1beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.
2 The earth was 2without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters.

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3 And God said, 3"Let there be light," and there was light.

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4 And God saw that the light was good. And God separated the light from the darkness.
5 God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And there was evening and there was morning, the first day.
6 And God said, 4"Let there be an expansea in the midst of the waters, and let it separate the waters from the waters."

References for Genesis 1:6

    • a 1:6 - Or a canopy; also verses 7, 8, 14, 15, 17, 20