1In the beginningGodcreatedthe heavenandthe earth. 2And the earthwaswithout form, and void; and darkness was upon the faceof the deep. And the Spiritof Godmoveduponthe faceof the waters.
3And Godsaid, Let there belight: and there was light. 4And Godsawthe light, that it was good: and Goddividedthe lightfromthe darkness. 5And Godcalledthe lightDay, and the darknesshe calledNight. And the eveningand the morningwere the firstday.
6And Godsaid, Let there be a firmamentin the midstof the waters, and let it dividethe watersfrom the waters. 7And Godmadethe firmament, and dividedthe waterswhich were underthe firmamentfrom the waterswhich were abovethe firmament: and it was so. 8And Godcalledthe firmamentHeaven. And the eveningand the morningwere the secondday.
9And Godsaid, Let the watersunder the heavenbe gathered togetheruntooneplace, and let the dry land appear: and it was so. 10And Godcalledthe dry land Earth; and the gathering togetherof the waterscalledhe Seas: and Godsaw that it was good.
11And Godsaid, Let the earthbring forthgrass, the herbyieldingseed, and the fruittreeyieldingfruitafter his kind, whoseseed is in itself, upon the earth: and it was so. 12And the earthbrought forthgrass, and herbyieldingseedafter his kind, and the treeyielding fruit, whose seed was in itself, after his kind: and Godsaw that it was good. 13And the eveningand the morningwere the thirdday.
14And Godsaid, Let there be lightsin the firmamentof the heavento dividethe dayfrom the night; and let them be for signs, and for seasons, and for days, and years: 15And let them be for lightsin the firmamentof the heavento give lightupon the earth: and it was so. 16And Godmadetwogreatlights; the greaterlightto rulethe day, and the lesserlightto rulethe night: he made the stars also. 17And Godsetthem in the firmamentof the heavento give lightupon the earth, 18And to ruleover the dayand over the night, and to dividethe lightfrom the darkness: and Godsaw that it was good. 19And the eveningand the morningwere the fourthday.
20And Godsaid, Let the watersbring forth abundantlythe moving creaturethat hathlife, and fowl that may flyabovethe earthin the openfirmamentof heaven. 21And Godcreatedgreatwhales, and every livingcreaturethat moveth, which the watersbrought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every wingedfowlafter his kind: and Godsaw that it was good. 22And Godblessedthem, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fillthe watersin the seas, and let fowlmultiply in the earth. 23And the eveningand the morningwere the fifthday.
24And Godsaid, Let the earthbring forththe livingcreatureafter his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beastof the earthafter his kind: and it was so. 25And Godmadethe beastof the earthafter his kind, and cattleafter their kind, and every thing that creepethupon the earthafter his kind: and Godsaw that it was good.
26And Godsaid, Let us makemanin our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominionover the fishof the sea, and over the fowlof the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thingthat creepethupon the earth. 27So Godcreatedman in his own image, in the imageof Godcreatedhe him; maleand femalecreated he them. 28And Godblessedthem, and Godsaidunto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenishthe earth, and subdue it: and have dominionover the fishof the sea, and over the fowlof the air, and over every living thingthat movethupon the earth.
29And Godsaid, Behold, I have givenyou every herbbearing seed, which is upon the faceof all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruitof a treeyieldingseed; to you it shall befor meat. 30And to every beastof the earth, and to every fowlof the air, and to every thing that creepethupon the earth, wherein there is life, I have given every greenherbfor meat: and it was so. 31And Godsawevery thing thathe had made, and, behold, it was verygood. And the eveningand the morningwere the sixthday.