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    In Genesis 4‚ you learn about Cain and Abel; children bore of Adam and Eve. Cain became a farmer and Abel‚ a Sheppard. Both great at what they do‚ both hard working; to give thanks to God for what they are given both brothers offer sacrifices; each respective of what they do. Cain‚ being a farmer‚ offers the produce of his fields‚ while Abel offers the first born lamb of his finest stock. But God only accepted Abel’s offering. Upon reading this the first question that came into mind was; Why

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    The Book Of Genesis

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    The book of Genesis teaches us about the coming of man and how he has lived on earth. God created the earth and gave it to man‚ who he made in his image‚ to rule. Repeatedly man does not meet God’s expectations and in return he is punished. The fall in the Garden of Eden and the Great Flood are two major illustrations of this happening. Something to note is that even with all of man’s faults and God’s punishments‚ God excuses man and gives him a new chance to redeem himself. God gives sense that

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    The Book of Genesis

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    The book of Genesis consists of numerous different stories written in different styles‚ by different people conveying various messages. Numerous devices are used in order to communicate the meaning of each story. Although all of them describe people in the ancient Israel‚ in particular their life and relationships‚ there is a deep subtext in them. Evidently‚ each story is based on the faith in God and knowledge that He is powerful. However‚ many stories in Genesis are duplicates (stories told more

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    The Book Of Genesis Author Unknown The purpose of the author in the Genesis Creation Story is to show the reader that Eve is blamed more than Adam for the fall of man. The author communicates this through his portrayal of God‚ Adam and Eve‚ his detailed description of the events‚ as well as the use of tension. The author begins the story with the description of God’s plan for the world‚ portraying God as the almighty and righteous creator of

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    Summary of the book of Genesis In Genesis chapters 1-11‚ God created the universe and all living things in the span of 7 days. He created Adam and let him reside in the Garden of Eden so they may maintain it. The Garden of Eden has river that flows through it‚ and splits into four headstreams‚ Pishon‚ Gihon‚ Tigris‚ and Euphrates. Soon after‚ God created woman‚ whom we know as Eve. The fall of man followed as Adam and Eve ate from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil and God banished them

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    The book of Genesis contains two accounts of creation that contrast in content. The first account of creation speaks about how God created the earth and describes what He created each day‚ but the second account primarily speaks about the creation and fall of Adam and Eve. The order in which things were created seems to be very different in both accounts. The creation of plants‚ vegetation‚ wild animals‚ and birds was mentioned in the first account before the creation of mankind was mentioned. God

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    It may also include time and talents‚ but the bulk of this research will focus on monetary giving. A quick review of the people who gave in the book of Genesis reveals the following. God received and was glorified through the sacrifices of many. The example of Abel and Cain show they gave from what they were personally responsible. Abel’s gift showed faith in action through gratitude by giving his first and fattest. The example of Abraham showed his homage to Melchizedek. It also showed without

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    Genesis

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    The Scales of Balance in Genesis Genesis demonstrates the opposing forces of good and evil and the necessary balance of the two in life. Throughout the text there are constant shifts from one force to the other and God’s inevitable role in bringing stability. Genesis is an effective collection of stories wherein God continually corrects humankind’s transgressions. Creation‚ Adam and Eve‚ Cain and Abel‚ Noah and the Flood as well as the Tower of Babel are all tales in which the inherent evil in

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    chapter of Genesis‚ the first book of Holy Bible. It means “In the beginning God created”. If we look word wise meaning Barshat means in the beginning‚ Bara means created and Elohim means God. There are some specialties in God’s creation‚ God created out of nothing. The word Ex-Nihilo is used in Hebrew means “out of nothing”. By the one word God created everything. Holy Bible says “Then the God said‚ let there be light and there was light’. (Genesis 1:3) As per the book of Genesis in the first

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    Genesis 1:1 "In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth." Sin came and took away perfection. With time people in earth were cruel and lack faith‚ love and kindness was absent. The word of God was being lost. There was only one family of believers left. Everything was so devastated and wrong that God decided to destroy the earth with a flood. In his infinite grace and love God save the believers‚Noah family‚ and two animals of each species‚ one male and one female. The story of the flood

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