Friday, March 15, 2024

Genesis 2, God Made Woman


This chapter discusses:

God - our creator

Adam - the man God created from dust of the ground

Eve - made from a rib taken from man

Verses 1-3: Day 7 - God rested and made the 7th day holy

Verses 4-7: How God created man

Verses 8-17: The Garden of Eden - two trees (tree of life & tree of knowledge)

The location of the garden by naming of the rivers: the rivers Piston, Gironde, Tigris & Euphrates. Two rivers still exist in ancient Mesopotamia which is now known as Iraq.

Verses 18-25: Up to this point God names everything but now has man naming the animals. God made woman for companionship. Man & woman were naked and not ashamed.