Genesis 1:1-6 NIV

The Beginning

1 In the beginning1 God created2 the heavens3 and the earth.4
2 Now the earth wasa formless5 and empty,6 darkness was over the surface of the deep,7 and the Spirit of God8 was hovering9 over the waters.

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3 And God said,10 "Let there be light," and there was light.11

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4 God saw that the light was good,12 and he separated the light from the darkness.13

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      5 God called14 the light "day," and the darkness he called "night."15 And there was evening, and there was morning16--the first day.

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          6 And God said,17 "Let there be an expanse18 between the waters19 to separate water from water."

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