Category Archives: Genesis

In the beginning God (Elohim)

The LORD (Jehovah) God made the earth and the heavens. … Sovereign Lord (Adonai).

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May he give you and your descendants the blessing given to Abraham

He redeemed us in order that the blessing given to Abraham might come to the Gentiles through Christ Jesus, so that by faith we might receive the promise of the Spirit. … Do not repay evil with evil or insult … Continue reading

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The Lord gave him success in everything he did

Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, “Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I will be free from pain.” And God granted … Continue reading

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The Lord himself goes before you

The Lord himself … will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.

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But God is the builder of everything

But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding. … But God found fault with the people. … But God knows your hearts. … But God … Continue reading

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They continued to preach the gospel

Scripture foresaw that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, and announced the gospel in advance to Abraham: “All nations will be blessed through you.” So those who rely on faith are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.

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Whoever brings ruin on their family will inherit only wind

He was filled with joy because he had come to believe in God—he and his whole household. … He and his whole household believed. … His entire household believed in the Lord; and many … believed and were baptized. … … Continue reading

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Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him

They are the children God has graciously given you. … Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth. Blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them.

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Adam named his wife Eve because she would become the mother of all the living

I will bless her and will surely give you a son by her. I will bless her so that she will be the mother of nations; kings of peoples will come from her. … Surely I was sinful at birth, … Continue reading

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I write to you fathers because you know him

For I have chosen him, so that he will direct his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just.

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