More details about the start of our world.
1. How was the weather different when God made everything?
v 5 and 6 ... the LORD God had not caused it to rain on the earth. ... but a mist went up from the earth, and watered the whole surface of the ground.
2. What were the two trees in the middle of the garden, and of which one should they not eat the fruit?
v 9 Out of the ground the LORD God made every tree to grow that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food, including the tree of life in the middle of the garden and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
and v 17 but you shall not eat of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil; for in the day that you eat of it, you will surely die."
3. What did God say was not good about what he had made, and what did he do about it?
v 18 The LORD God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make him a helper comparable to him.”
v 21 and 22 The LORD God caused the man to fall into a deep sleep. As the man slept, he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place. The LORD God made a woman from the rib which he had taken from the man, and brought her to the man.
- v 1 to 3 God rests on the seventh day
- v 4 to 6 Before vegetation grows and man is created, there is no rain, but a mist waters the ground
- v 7 God makes a man from the dust of the ground who becomes a living soul
- v 8 to 15 God plants a garden in Eden and puts the man into the garden to look after it
- v 16 and 17 God gives one restriction and explains the consequences of disobeying his one command
- v 18 to 23 Woman is made as a suitable companion for man
- v 24 and 25 The principle of marriage between men and women is established