1 Thus heaven and earth were completed with all their array.
2Kgs 19:15 Gen 1:1 Ps 33:6 Exod 31:17 Heb 4:3 Exod 20:11 Zech 12:1
2 On the seventh day God had completed the work he had been doing. He rested on the seventh day after all the work he had been doing.
Heb 4:4 Exod 31:17 Deut 5:14 Exod 20:8-11 Exod 23:12 Isa 58:13 John 5:17
3 God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on that day he rested after all his work of creating.
Mark 2:27 Ezek 20:12 Lev 23:3 Isa 58:13-14 Jer 17:21-27 Deut 5:12-14 Exod 20:8-11
4 Such was the story of heaven and earth as they were created. At the time when Yahweh God made earth and heaven
Gen 1:4 Gen 5:1 1Kgs 18:39 2Chr 20:6 Exod 6:16 Exod 15:3 Gen 1:1
5 there was as yet no wild bush on the earth nor had any wild plant yet sprung up, for Yahweh God had not sent rain on the earth, nor was there any man to till the soil.
Gen 3:23 Gen 1:11-12 Gen 4:2 Gen 4:12 Heb 6:7 Ps 104:14 Jer 14:22
6 Instead, water flowed out of the ground and watered all the surface of the soil.
7 Yahweh God shaped man from the soil of the ground and blew the breath of life into his nostrils, and man became a living being.
1Cor 15:45 Isa 64:8 Job 33:4 Eccl 12:7 Gen 3:19 Ps 103:14 Acts 17:25
8 Yahweh God planted a garden in Eden, which is in the east, and there he put the man he had fashioned.
Ezek 28:13 Gen 13:10 2Kgs 19:12 Gen 3:24 Gen 4:16 Isa 51:3 Joel 2:3
9 From the soil, Yahweh God caused to grow every kind of tree, enticing to look at and good to eat, with the tree of life in the middle of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
Gen 3:22 Rev 2:7 Rev 22:14 Rev 22:2 Ezek 31:8-9 Ezek 31:16 Ezek 47:12
10 A river flowed from Eden to water the garden, and from there it divided to make four streams.
Ps 46:4 Rev 22:1
11 The first is named the Pishon, and this winds all through the land of Havilah where there is gold.
Gen 25:18 1Sam 15:7 Gen 10:7 Gen 10:29
12 The gold of this country is pure; bdellium and cornelian stone are found there.
Exod 28:20 Exod 39:13 Ezek 28:13 Job 28:16 Num 11:7
13 The second river is named the Gihon, and this winds all through the land of Cush.
Gen 10:6 Isa 11:11
14 The third river is named the Tigris, and this flows to the east of Ashur. The fourth river is the Euphrates.
Dan 10:4 Gen 15:18 Deut 1:7 Deut 11:24 Gen 10:11 Gen 10:22 Gen 25:18
15 Yahweh God took the man and settled him in the garden of Eden to cultivate and take care of it.
Eph 4:28 Gen 2:8 Ps 128:2 Gen 2:2 Job 31:33
16 Then Yahweh God gave the man this command, 'You are free to eat of all the trees in the garden.
1Sam 15:22 1Tim 6:17 1Tim 4:4 Gen 2:9 Gen 3:1-2
17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you are not to eat; for, the day you eat of that, you are doomed to die.'
Jas 1:15 Rom 6:23 Gen 3:19 Col 2:13 Gal 3:10 Gen 3:17 Ezek 18:4
18 Yahweh God said, 'It is not right that the man should be alone. I shall make him a helper.'
1Cor 11:7-12 Eccl 4:9-12 1Pet 3:7 1Tim 2:11-13 Gen 3:12 Prov 18:22 1Cor 7:36
19 So from the soil Yahweh God fashioned all the wild animals and all the birds of heaven. These he brought to the man to see what he would call them; each one was to bear the name the man would give it.
Gen 1:20-26 Gen 1:28 Ps 8:4-8 Gen 2:22-23 Gen 6:20 Gen 9:2
20 The man gave names to all the cattle, all the birds of heaven and all the wild animals. But no helper suitable for the man was found for him.
21 Then, Yahweh God made the man fall into a deep sleep. And, while he was asleep, he took one of his ribs and closed the flesh up again forthwith.
Gen 15:12 1Sam 26:12 Job 4:13 Dan 8:18 Job 33:15 Prov 19:15
22 Yahweh God fashioned the rib he had taken from the man into a woman, and brought her to the man.
1Cor 11:8-9 1Tim 2:13 Prov 18:22 Prov 19:14 Heb 13:4 Gen 2:19 Ps 127:1
23 And the man said: This one at last is bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh! She is to be called Woman, because she was taken from Man.
Eph 5:28-30 1Cor 11:8-9 2Sam 5:1 Gen 29:14 Judg 9:2 2Sam 19:13
24 This is why a man leaves his father and mother and becomes attached to his wife, and they become one flesh.
Matt 19:3-9 Eph 5:28-31 Mark 10:6-12 1Cor 6:16-17 Rom 7:2 1Pet 3:1-7 Mal 2:14-16
25 Now, both of them were naked, the man and his wife, but they felt no shame before each other.
Gen 3:7 Gen 3:10-11 Exod 32:25 Ezek 16:61 Isa 47:3 Isa 54:4 Jer 17:13