1 Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them.
2 And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.
3 And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his work which God createda and made.

References for Genesis 2:3

    • i 2:3 - created...: Heb. created to make
      4 These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens,
      5 And every plant of the field before it was in the earth, and every herb of the field before it grew: for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was not a man to till the ground.
      6 But there went up a mist from the earth, and watered the whole face of the ground.
      7 And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
      8 And the LORD God planted a garden eastward in Eden; and there he put the man whom he had formed.
      9 And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.
      10 And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, and became into four heads.
      11 The name of the first is Pison: that is it which compasseth the whole land of Havilah, where there is gold;
      12 And the gold of that land is good: there is bdellium and the onyx stone.
      13 And the name of the second river is Gihon: the same is it that compasseth the whole land of Ethiopia.b

      References for Genesis 2:13

        • j 2:13 - Ethiopia: Heb. Cush
          14 And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which goeth towardc the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.

          References for Genesis 2:14

            • k 2:14 - toward...: or, eastward to Assyria
              15 And the LORD God took the man,d and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.

              References for Genesis 2:15

                • l 2:15 - the man: or, Adam
                  16 And the LORD God commanded the man, saying, Of every tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat:
                  17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surelye die.

                  References for Genesis 2:17

                    • m 2:17 - thou shalt surely...: Heb. dying thou shalt die
                      18 And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meetf for him.

                      References for Genesis 2:18

                        • n 2:18 - meet...: Heb. as before him
                          19 And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto Adamg to see what he would call them: and whatsoever Adam called every living creature, that was the name thereof.

                          References for Genesis 2:19

                            • o 2:19 - Adam: or, the man
                              20 And Adam gaveh names to all cattle, and to the fowl of the air, and to every beast of the field; but for Adam there was not found an help meet for him.

                              References for Genesis 2:20

                                • p 2:20 - gave: Heb. called
                                  21 And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof;
                                  22 And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, madei he a woman, and brought her unto the man.

                                  References for Genesis 2:22

                                    • q 2:22 - made: Heb. built
                                      23 And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: she shall be called Woman,j because she was taken out of Man.

                                      References for Genesis 2:23

                                        • r 2:23 - Woman: Heb. Isha
                                          24 Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
                                          25 And they were both naked, the man and his wife, and were not ashamed.