According to the Bible, when God created the universe what was the earth like?
A: It was formless and desolate.
The raging ocean that covered everything was engulfed in what?
A: Total darkness.
Then God commanded, “Let there be light"—and what happened?
A: Light appeared.
Then He separated the light from the darkness, and he named the light what?
A: “Day" and the darkness “Night".
What did God command on the second day?
A: “Let there be a dome to divide the water and to keep it in two separate places", and it was done.
On the third day God commanded what?
A: “Let the water below the sky come together in one place, so that the land will appear"—and it was done.
What did He name the land?
A: “Earth," and the water which had come together he named “Sea".
Then what did He command?
A: “Let the earth produce all kinds of plants, those that bear grain and those that bear
fruit"—and it was done.
On the fourth day God commanded what?
A: “Let lights appear in the sky to separate day from night and to show the
time when days, years, and
religious festivals begin; they will shine in the sky to give light to the earth"—and it was done.
God made the two larger lights, the sun to rule over what?
A: The day and the moon to rule over the night.