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Genesis means "beginning". This book describes the creation of the universe, the origin of mankind, the sin and suffering of the world, and God's way of dealing with mankind. Genesis can be divided into two main parts.
1. chapters 1-11: Creation of the world and the first story of mankind.
2. chapters 12-50: The history of the ancestors of Israel.
It begins with the affirmation that God created the universe, and ends with a promise that God will continue to show his concern for his people.
To record the history of the faith of a nation and to keep this faith alive.
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