in the beginning god created the heaven and earth. and the earth was without form,and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. and the spirit of god moved upon the face of waters. and god said, let there be light: and there was light and god divided the light from the darkness and the evening and the morning were the first day. and god called the dry land earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he seas: and god saw that was good. and god said, let the earth bring forth grass,herb yielding seed, and the fruit after his kind. and god made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also. and god created great whales,and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind. and god said, let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and the creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.
and god said, let us make man in our image, after our likeness so god created man in his own image, in the image of god created he him; male and female created he them. and god blessed them, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.
god commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners,christ died for us.god's love us is clearly demostrated by the act of god sending his son to die on the cross for our sin. for god so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten son, that whosoever believe in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. because there is none righteous, no not one: for all have sinned, and come short of the glory of god; it is because we are all sinners that we need a saviour. one does not have to do anything to become a sinner. we are sinner by...