By the Breath of God, His Words were formed. By His Words came everything into being, but only the man was blessed by the Breathing of God in his nostrils so that life came into him but also a special relationship was created.
Tag: Beginning of times
Spring bringing new life to the earth and mankind
In these dark times of Covid-19 we have a remembrance day of coming light and a new world.
About The story of Creation 4 State of things at the time when God first spoke
The narrative of the Biblical creation story is the idea of ordering that is the result of divine intent. It is a fundamental biblical teaching that the original, divinely ordained order in the physical world has its counterpart in the divinely ordained universal moral order to which the human race is subject.
About The story of Creation 3 Nothingness, chaos, order and divine intelligence
By the different peoples of the world we can find very similar myths in an effort to explain the beginning, of everything from nothing, by a divine intelligence or a Source of life.
The image, living beings and being accountable to God
A man and a woman created for each other, accountable to their Creator, in whose image they are made creative beings.
Scattered, broken, thwarted reflection of God
Nature and everything in it was in a perfect natural peaceful balance. By the wrong choice made by the first human beings there came a crack in perfection and in the relationship between the Creator and other creatures.
Orders for the first human beings and Rebellion against their Maker
God made Himself a beautiful Royal Garden, the Gan Eden with in the midst of it a Etz HaDa'as Tov v'Rah or Tree of moral of which God asked man not to touch it nor eat from the fruit that gives knowledge about good and evil because they would then certainly die. But we come to see that the nachash (temptation) was to strong for the isha and she got her husband involved in her act of disobedience to the Elohim.
Created in the image of the Elohim to use their likeness properly
Created in the image of God man has 49 sefirot in him or a 49-step process of self-refinement, having received orders from his Maker Who expect to fit man in His holy Plan.
From nothingness, except an eternal Being, the Ruach brought into being
When living here on earth one best can have a look at the origin of everything. Here we look at the first periods of the total beginnings or the creation of everything and What was behind it.
How to Read the Bible (sequel 1)
Many christians who have the idea that Jesus would be an incarnation of God forget the Words of God Himself about incarnation and how the many gods, called in the Bible are often called incarnations, like Apis the Egyptian bull being an incarnation of the god Osiris, whose successor Horus also came to earth in the incarnated god Pharaoh and had a conflict with another person (Moses) also named god in the bible. Here you may find one of the first reasons why it is so important always to remember who is talking and what this person says about others and about specific situations or actions.