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Summary of the Book of Genesis - The King James Bible Online (KJV)
The content of the Book of Genesis according to the King James Bible Online (KJV) contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of this Book in the Holy Bible:
Genesis (1 Book Moses) is book number 1 in the Old Testament of the Bible. It contains 50 chapters.
It is the second book of the Torah
The five books of Moses were collectively called the Pentateuch
Genesis is so called from its treating of the Generation, that is, of the creation and the beginning of the world
The Hebrews call it Beresith, from the Word with which it begins
Genesis contains not only the history of the Creation of the world (1-11) but also an account of the history of Israel during the space of 2369 years until the death of Joseph (12-50)
Genesis contains mention of famous biblical figures including Adam (1-3), Noah (4-9), Abraham (10-25:18), Isaac (25:19-35:29) and Jacob (36-50)
The online Bible stories, plot, characters and events detailed in this summary of Genesis
The Creation, Adam and Eve - the Garden of Eden (Chapters 1 - 3)
Cain kills Abel
Noah, the animals and building Noah's Ark
The Great Flood
The Tower of Babel
The Bible Stories about Abraham and Lot
The Call of Abraham, Abraham
The story of Jacob and Sarah
Sodom and Gomorrah
Joseph and his coat of many colours and the interpretation of Pharaoh's dreams
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The Book of Genesis
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