New Living Translation
God called the space "sky." And evening passed and morning came, marking the second day.
King James Bible
And God called the firmament Heaven. And the evening and the morning were the second day.
Darby Bible Translation
And God called the expanse Heavens. And there was evening, and there was morning a second day.
World English Bible
God called the expanse "sky." There was evening and there was morning, a second day.
Young's Literal Translation
And God calleth to the expanse 'Heavens;' and there is an evening, and there is a morning -- day second.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:6-8 We have here an account of the second day's work, the creation of the firmament. In which observe,
LibraryThe Likeness of God
(Trinity Sunday.) GENESIS i. 26. And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. This is a hard saying. It is difficult at times to believe it to be true. If one looks not at what God has made man, but at what man has made himself, one will never believe it to be true. When one looks at what man has made himself; at the back streets of some of our great cities; at the thousands of poor Germans and Irish across the ocean bribed to kill and to be killed, they know not why; at the …
Charles Kingsley—The Gospel of the Pentateuch
God in Christ
Of the First Covenant Made with Man
And that is what happened. God made this space to separate the waters of the earth from the waters of the heavens.
Then God said, "Let the waters beneath the sky flow together into one place, so dry ground may appear." And that is what happened.
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