GENESIS

Introduction To Genesis

OUTLINE OF GENESIS

CHAPTER 1

THE CREATIVE AGES (Gen. 1:1 -- Gen. 2:25)

I. Original creation made perfect and inhabited (Isa. 45:18)

"The world that then was" (2Pet. 3:5-7)

II. Earth made chaos: end of earth's first perfect state and first sinful career because of Lucifer's rebellion

Overthrow of "the world that then was" (2Pet. 3:5-7; Jer. 4:23-26)

III. Re-creation: earth's second perfect state and second habitation: the seven days

1. Day and night restored

2. Firmament and waters restored

3. Earth and vegetation restored

4. Solar regulation: first or Solaric Covenant (Gen. 8:22; Ps. 89:34-37; Jer. 31:35; 33:19)

5. Life restored: fish and fowl

6. Life restored: man and beasts' second or Edenic covenant