Chapter 1 – In The Beginning

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Write the Key Verse from memory.
  • Provide Scriptural references on the origin of woman.
  • Summarize the divine creation of woman.
  • Describe her Biblical relationships to God and man.
  • Identify the original purposes for which man and woman were created.

INTRODUCTION

The book of Genesis in the Holy Bible is referred to as the book of beginnings. It records the beginning of the world, of man and woman, of sin and God’s plan for salvation, and the formation of the nations.

The first chapter of Genesis describes the creation of the world. The second chapter tells of the creation of man with a reference to woman in 1:27. The main references describing the origin of woman are Genesis chapter 2:

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.