Divisions in the Church
1:10 I urge you, brothers and sisters, 1 by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to agree together, 2 to end your divisions, 3 and to be united by the same mind and purpose. 4
2:1 The heavens and the earth 1 were completed with everything that was in them. 2
The Temptation and the Fall
3:1 Now 1 the serpent 2 was more shrewd 3
than any of the wild animals 4 that the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Is it really true that 5 God 6 said, ‘You must not eat from any tree of the orchard’?” 7
4:6 Then the Lord said to Cain, “Why are you angry, and why is your expression downcast?
8:12 He waited another seven days and sent the dove out again, 1 but it did not return to him this time. 2
The Table of Nations
10:1 This is the account 1 of Noah’s sons Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Sons 2 were born 3 to them after the flood.
The Dispersion of the Nations at Babel
11:1 The whole earth 1 had a common language and a common vocabulary. 2
The Obedience of Abram
12:1 Now the Lord said 1 to Abram, 2
“Go out 3 from your country, your relatives, and your father’s household
to the land that I will show you. 4
14:6 and the Horites in their hill country of Seir, as far as El Paran, which is near the desert. 1
14:20 Worthy of praise is 2 the Most High God,
who delivered 3 your enemies into your hand.”
Abram gave Melchizedek 4 a tenth of everything.
The Blessing of Victory for God’s People
14:1 At that time 5 Amraphel king of Shinar, 6 Arioch king of Ellasar, Kedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of nations 7
The Cutting of the Covenant
15:1 After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Fear not, Abram! I am your shield 1 and the one who will reward you in great abundance.” 2
16:12 He will be a wild donkey 1 of a man.
He will be hostile to everyone, 2
and everyone will be hostile to him. 3
He will live away from 4 his brothers.”
16:15 So Hagar gave birth to Abram’s son, whom Abram named Ishmael. 5