Genesis 1:1-6 GNT

1 In the beginning, when God created the universe, a

References for Genesis 1:1

    • a 1:1 - In the beginning . . . the universe; [or] In the beginning God created the universe; [or] When God began to create the universe.
      2 the earth was formless and desolate. The raging ocean that covered everything was engulfed in total darkness, and the Spirit of God b was moving over the water.

      References for Genesis 1:2

        • b 1:2 - the Spirit of God; [or] the power of God; [or] a wind from God; [or] an awesome wind.
          3 Then God commanded, "Let there be light" - and light appeared. 1

          References for Genesis 1:3

            • 1 1:3 - 1.3 +22 Macc 7.28; +12 Co 4.6.
              4 God was pleased with what he saw. Then he separated the light from the darkness,
              5 and he named the light "Day" and the darkness "Night." Evening passed and morning came - that was the first day.
              6 Then God commanded, "Let there be a dome to divide the water and to keep it in two separate places" - and it was done. So God made a dome, and it separated the water under it from the water above it. 2

              References for Genesis 1:6

                • 2 1:6 - 1.6-8 2 P 3.5.