• The Word Became Flesh

    In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. In him was life, and that life was the light of ... Read More
  • In the beginning…

    In the beginning God made the heaven and the earth. But the earth was unsightly and unfurnished, and darkness was over the deep, and the Spirit of God moved over the water. And God said, Let there be light, and there was light. And God saw the light that it ... Read More
  • The Garden of Eden

    And God planted a garden eastward in Eden, and placed there the man whom he had formed. And God made to spring up also out of the earth every tree beautiful to the eye and good for food, and the tree of life in the midst of the garden, and ... Read More
  • The Fall of Man

    And the two were naked, both Adam and his wife, and were not ashamed. Now the serpent was the most crafty of all the brutes on the earth, which the Lord God made, and the serpent said to the woman, Wherefore has God said, Eat not of every tree of ... Read More
  • Cain and Abel

    And Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and brought forth Cain and said, I have gained a man through God. And she again bore his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground. And it was so after some ... Read More
  • From Adam to Noah

    This is the genealogy of men in the day in which God made Adam; in the image of God he made him: male and female he made them, and blessed them; and he called his name Adam, in the day in which he made them. And Adam lived one hundred and ... Read More
  • Wickedness Provokes Gods Wrath

    And it came to pass when men began to be numerous upon the earth, and daughters were born to them, that the sons of God having seen the daughters of men that they were beautiful, took to themselves wives of all whom they chose. And the Lord God said, My ... Read More
  • The Great Flood

    Noah did everything just as God commanded him. The LORD then said to Noah, “Go into the ark, you and your whole family, because I have found you righteous in this generation. Take with you seven of every kind of clean animal, a male and its mate, and two of ... Read More
  • The Flood Subsides

    And God remembered Noah, and all the wild animals, and all the livestock, and all the birds, and all the reptiles that creep, as many as were with him in the ark, and God brought a wind upon the earth, and the water receded. Now the fountains of the deep ... Read More
  • Covenant of the Rainbow

    And God blessed Noah and his sons, saying to them, “Increase and multiply, and fill the earth and have dominion over it. And the dread and the fear of you shall be upon all the wild beasts of the earth, on all the birds of the sky, and on all ... Read More
  • Shem, Ham and Japheth

    Now these are the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham and Japheth, who themselves had sons after the flood. The sons of Japheth: Gomer, and Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech and Tiras.The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, and Riphath and Togarmah.The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim and the ... Read More
  • Job’s Suffering and Faith

    There was a certain man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and then man was true, blameless, righteous, and godly, abstaining from everything evil. And he had seven sons and three daughters. And his cattle consisted of seven thousand sheep, three thousand camels, five hundred yoke of ... Read More
  • The Tower of Babel

    And all the earth was one lip, and there was one language to all. And it came to pass as they moved from the east, they found a plain in the land of Shinar, and they dwelt there. And a man said to his neighbour, Come, let us make bricks ... Read More
  • Conversion and Call of Abram

    And the Lord said to Abram, Go forth out of thy land and out of thy kindred, and out of the house of thy father, and come into the land which I will show thee. I will make thee into a great nation, and I will bless thee and magnify ... Read More
  • Famine in Canaan

    Now there was a famine in the land, and Abram went down to Egypt to live there for a while because the famine prevailed in the land. As he was about to enter Egypt, he said to his wife Sara, “I know what a beautiful woman you are. When the ... Read More
  • Abram and Lot Part Ways

    And Abram went up out of Egypt, he and his wife, and all that he had, and Lot with him, into the wilderness. Abram had become very wealthy in livestock and in silver and gold. And he went to the place whence he came, into the wilderness as far as ... Read More
  • Abram Rescues Lot

    And it came to pass in the reign of Amarphal king of Sennaar, and Arioch king of Ellasar, that Chodollogomor king of Elam, and Thargal king of nations, made war with Balla king of Sodom, and with Barsa king of Gomorrha, and with Sennaar, king of Adama, and with Symobor ... Read More