BERESHITH 1 (Genesis 1)
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1 In the beginning Elohim created the shamayim and the earth. 
2 And the earth came to be formless and empty, and darkness was on the face of the deep. And the Ruaḥ of Elohim was moving on the face of the waters.

3 And Elohim said, "Let light come to be," and light came to be.

4 And Elohim saw the light, that it was good. And Elohim separated the light from the darkness.

5 And Elohim called the light ‘day' and the darkness He called ‘night.' And there came to be evening, and there came to be morning, day one.

6 And Elohim said, "Let an expanse come to be in the midst of the waters, and let it separate the waters from the waters."

7 And Elohim made the expanse, and separated the waters which were under the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse. And it came to be so.

8 Elohim called the expanse ‘shamayim.' And there came to be evening, and there came to be morning-the second day.

9 And Elohim said, "Let the water under the shamayim be gathered together into one place, and let the dry land appear." And it came to be so.

10 Elohim called the dry ground ‘earth,' and the collection of the waters He called ‘seas.' And Elohim saw that it was good.

11 And Elohim said, "Let the earth bring forth grass, the plant that yields seed, and the fruit tree that yields fruit according to its kind, whose seed is in itself, on the earth." And it came to be so.

12 And the earth brought forth grass, the plant that yields seed according to its kind, and the tree that yields fruit, whose seed is in itself according to its kind. And Elohim saw that it was good.

13 And there came to be evening, and there came to be morning, the third day.

14 And Elohim said, "Let lights come to be in the expanse of the shamayim to separate the day from the night, and let them be for signs and Appointed times, and for days and years,

15 and let them be for lights in the expanse of the shamayim to give light on the earth." And it came to be so.

16 And Elohim made two great lights: the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night, and the stars.

17 And Elohim placed them in the expanse of the shamayim to give light on the earth,

18 and to rule over the day and over the night, and to separate the light from the darkness. And Elohim saw that it was good.

19 And there came to be evening, and there came to be morning, the fourth day.

20 And Elohim said, "Let the water teem with shoals of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth on the face of the expanse of the shamayim."

21 And Elohim created great sea creatures and every living creature that moves, with which the waters teemed, according to their kind, and every winged bird according to its kind. And Elohim saw that it was good.

22 And Elohim baraḵ them, saying, "Bear fruit and increase, and fill the water in the seas, and let the birds increase on the earth."

23 And there came to be evening, and there came to be morning, the fifth day.

24 And Elohim said, "Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind: livestock and creeping creatures and beasts of the earth, each according to its kind." And it came to be so.

25 And Elohim made the beast of the earth according to its kind, livestock according to its kind, and all that creep on the earth according to its kind. And Elohim saw that it was good.

26 And Elohim said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness, and let them rule over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the shamayim, and over the livestock, and over all the earth and over all the creeping creatures that creep on the earth."

27 And Elohim created the man in His image, in the image of Elohim He created him - male and female he created them.

28 And Elohim baraḵ them, and Elohim said to them, "Bear fruit and increase, and fill the earth and subdue it, and rule over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the shamayim, and over all creatures moving on the earth."

29 And Elohim said, "See, I have given you every plant that yields seed which is on the face of all the earth and every tree whose fruit yields seed, to you it is for food.

30 And to every beast of the earth, and to every bird of the shamayim, and to every creeping creature on the earth, in which there is breath of life, every green plant is for food." And it came to be so.

31 And Elohim saw all that He had made, and see, it was very good. And there came to be evening, and there came to be morning, the sixth day.