Category Archives: Genesis

An Overview of Genesis

By | September 3, 2015

A Focus on Genesis Our English title Genesis is transliterated from the Greek genesis, toledot in Hebrew, meaning something like “generations” or “account,” stemming from the Hebrew verb yalad, meaning “to give birth.” This word is found in the first verse of each section below and acts as a heading for what comes after each… Read More »

Creation Renewed

By | October 25, 2013

A few thousand years ago, God used a worldwide flood to execute His justice upon all men except for Noah and his family (Genesis 6–9). Towards the end of this flood, Genesis 8–9 records for us many terms and concepts that are parallel to the story of creation in Genesis 1. These parallels give the… Read More »