Genesis 1:16
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New International Version
God made two great lights--the greater light to govern the day and the lesser light to govern the night. He also made the stars.


New American Standard Bible
God made the two great lights, the greater light to govern the day, and the lesser light to govern the night; He made the stars also.


King James Bible
And God made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.


Holman Christian Standard Bible
God made the two great lights--the greater light to have dominion over the day and the lesser light to have dominion over the night--as well as the stars.


International Standard Version
God fashioned two great lights—the larger light to shine during the day and the smaller light to shine during the night—as well as stars.


American Standard Version
And God made the two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.


Douay-Rheims Bible
And God made two great lights: a greater light to rule the day; and a lesser light to rule the night: and the stars.


Darby Bible Translation
And God made the two great lights, the great light to rule the day, and the small light to rule the night, and the stars.


Young's Literal Translation
And God maketh the two great luminaries, the great luminary for the rule of the day, and the small luminary -- and the stars -- for the rule of the night;
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Treasury of Scripture

And God made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.

to rule. Heb. for the rule, etc.

Deuteronomy 4:19 And lest you lift up your eyes to heaven, and when you see the sun, and the moon, and the stars, even all the host of heaven...

Joshua 10:12-14 Then spoke Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel...

Job 31:26 If I beheld the sun when it shined, or the moon walking in brightness;

Job 38:7 When the morning stars sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy?

Psalm 8:3 When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have ordained;

Psalm 19:6 His going forth is from the end of the heaven, and his circuit to the ends of it: and there is nothing hid from the heat thereof.

Psalm 74:16 The day is yours, the night also is yours: you have prepared the light and the sun.

Psalm 136:7,8,9 To him that made great lights: for his mercy endures for ever...

Psalm 148:3,5 Praise you him, sun and moon: praise him, all you stars of light...

Isaiah 13:10 For the stars of heaven and the constellations thereof shall not give their light: the sun shall be darkened in his going forth...

Isaiah 24:23 Then the moon shall be confounded, and the sun ashamed, when the LORD of hosts shall reign in mount Zion, and in Jerusalem...

Isaiah 45:7 I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things.

Habakkuk 3:11 The sun and moon stood still in their habitation: at the light of your arrows they went, and at the shining of your glittering spear.

Matthew 24:29 Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light...

Matthew 27:45 Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land to the ninth hour.

1 Corinthians 15:41 There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of the stars...

Revelation 16:8,9 And the fourth angel poured out his vial on the sun; and power was given to him to scorch men with fire...

Revelation 21:23 And the city had no need of the sun, neither of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God did lighten it...

he made the stars also. Or, with the stars also.

Strong's Concordance
And God made two great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: [he made] the stars also.
Topical Bible
Govern Greater Lesser Lights Luminaries Luminary Maketh Rule Ruler Smaller Stars
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Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 16

Alphabetical: also and day God govern great greater He lesser light lights made night stars the to two

OT Law: Genesis 1:16 God made the two great lights: (Gen. Ge Gn)
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