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Genesis 2

8mariedawn6 2012/04/11 09:40:27

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Genesis 2


Genesis 2


1 Thus the heavens and the earth were completed in all their vast array.

2 By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. 3 Then God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done.

Adam and Eve
4 This is the account of the heavens and the earth when they were created, when the LORD God made the earth and the heavens.

5 Now no shrub had yet appeared on the earth[a] and no plant had yet sprung up, for the LORD God had not sent rain on the earth and there was no one to work the ground, 6 but streams[b] came up from the earth and watered the whole surface of the ground. 7 Then the LORD God formed a man[c] from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.

8 Now the LORD God had planted a garden in the east, in Eden; and there he put the man he had formed. 9 The LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground—trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

10 A river watering the garden flowed from Eden; from there it was separated into four headwaters. 11 The name of the first is the Pishon; it winds through the entire land of Havilah, where there is gold. 12 (The gold of that land is good; aromatic resin[d] and onyx are also there.) 13 The name of the second river is the Gihon; it winds through the entire land of Cush.[e] 14 The name of the third river is the Tigris; it runs along the east side of Ashur. And the fourth river is the Euphrates.

15 The LORD God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it. 16 And the LORD God commanded the man, “You are free to eat from any tree in the garden; 17 but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you will certainly die.”

18 The LORD God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.”

19 Now the LORD God had formed out of the ground all the wild animals and all the birds in the sky. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name. 20 So the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds in the sky and all the wild animals.

But for Adam[f] no suitable helper was found. 21 So the LORD God caused the man to fall into a deep sleep; and while he was sleeping, he took one of the man’s ribs[g] and then closed up the place with flesh. 22 Then the LORD God made a woman from the rib[h] he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.

23 The man said,

“This is now bone of my bones
and flesh of my flesh;
she shall be called ‘woman,’
for she was taken out of man.”

24 That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh.

25 Adam and his wife were both naked, and they felt no shame.

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  • Dima 2012/04/11 15:32:24
    Dima
    +1
    this is story of our first dad and mom


    whats happening to human-beings since the Adam's leaving Eden moment till now
    is repeatitive and reflective to the continual war between human and devil .

    we just cant get a good leasone to stop following devil ; who is commanding us in bads things and mistakes.


    Devil who was the main cause from firing adam and his wife from eden
    he promised god to be the barrier between humans and god
    he refused to pray for adam
    he thought that he is better than him for being created from fire
    so
    " how i must pray for a mud - created human -being " this is the devil stress and weakness point.

    -we ve to be alert from wt we do
    coz he will left us in the judgment day
    the day of good people winning in eden again and god's followers will be satisfied .



    may Allah bless all of people on earth
    ameen
  • CREW grand 2012/04/11 14:56:35
    CREW grand
    +1
    "for when you eat from it you will certainly die"
    But he did eat from it.
    And he didn't die for many years.
    So somebody lied.

    Don
  • 8maried... CREW grand 2012/04/12 03:03:10
    8mariedawn6
    His soul will die.Before he did it he would never had died but because of that he did.No lie!
  • BHGOzzy 2012/04/11 11:40:58
    BHGOzzy
    +2
    Wow, look at those really WHITE people in the middle east. (The Garden of Eden was said to be at the crux of the Tigris and Euphrates, which means it was in modern day Iraq.)

    But that's just the inaccuracies in the picture. :D

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