GENESIS by Chapter

    1. God creates the universe, sky, sea, land, plants, animals, and humans in 6 days and rests on the 7th.
    2. God forms man from the dust of the ground and breathes life into him. He places him in the Garden of Eden to work and care for it.
    3. The serpent tempts Eve to eat the forbidden fruit which leads to the fall of man, and God curses the serpent, man, and woman.
    4. Cain kills Abel and is punished by God.
    5. Genealogy from Adam to Noah.
    6. God sees the wickedness of man and decides to flood the earth, but saves Noah and his family on an ark.
    7. The flood begins and lasts for 40 days and nights. The ark comes to rest on a mountain.
    8. The flood waters recede and God makes a covenant with Noah never to destroy the earth by flood again.
    9. God establishes the rainbow as a symbol of his promise.
    10. Genealogy from Noah to Abram (later known as Abraham).
    11. The people of the earth speak one language, they build a tower to reach heaven, but God confuses their language and they scatter.
    12. God calls Abram to leave his home and travel to a new land.
    13. Abram and Lot separate to avoid conflict over land.
    14. Abram rescues Lot from captivity and is blessed by Melchizedek.
    15. God promises Abram many descendants and land.
    16. Sarai (later known as Sarah) gives Abram a son, Ishmael, through her maid Hagar.
    17. God changes Abram's name to Abraham and Sarai's name to Sarah, reiterates his promise of descendants and land.
    18. Three visitors, who are later revealed as angels, visit Abraham and Sarah and tell them they will have a son.
    19. Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, Lot's wife turns into a pillar of salt.
    20. Abraham lies about Sarah being his sister to save himself, Abimelech, king of Gerar, takes Sarah as a wife but God intervenes.
    21. Isaac is born to Abraham and Sarah; Hagar and Ishmael are sent away.
    22. God commands Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac as a test of his faith.
    23. Sarah dies and Abraham purchases a burial plot for her in Hebron.
    24. Abraham sends his servant to find a wife for Isaac among his own people.
    25. Genealogy from Abraham to Esau and Jacob.
    26. Isaac and Rebekah have twins, Esau and Jacob.
    27. Jacob steals his brother Esau's blessing and birthright with the help of his mother Rebekah.
    28. Jacob leaves home and has a vision of a ladder to heaven.
    29. Jacob works for Laban to marry his daughter Rachel.
    30. Jacob has children with Leah and Rachel and serves Laban for 20 years before returning home
    31. Esau and Jacob reconcile and Isaac blesses Jacob before his death.
    32. Jacob wrestles with an angel and is renamed Israel.
    33. Jacob reunites with Esau and makes peace.
    34. Dinah and the rape and revenge.
    35. Genealogy of Esau, Jacob's family and deaths of Isaac and Ishmael.
    36. Joseph is sold into slavery by his brothers and falsely accused of sexual assault.
    37. Joseph interprets dreams in prison and becomes an advisor to the Pharaoh.
    38. Joseph reveals his identity to his brothers and forgives them.
    39. Joseph's family move to Egypt and settle in the land of Goshen
    40. Joseph interprets the Pharaoh's dreams and is appointed governor of Egypt.
    41. Joseph stockpiles grain during the 7 years of plenty and saves Egypt and surrounding countries during 7 years of famine
    42. Joseph's brothers come to Egypt to buy grain and he reveals himself to them, they reconcile.
    43. Joseph's family, including Jacob, move to Egypt and settle in the land of Goshen.
    44. Joseph assures his brothers that he will provide for them and their families in Egypt.
    45. Joseph reveals himself to his father Jacob before his death.
    46. Jacob blesses his sons and gives them each a prophecy before his death.
    47. Joseph's brothers fear that he will seek revenge, but he assures them that he forgives them.
    48. Joseph dies and asks to be buried in the land of Canaan.
    49. Jacob's descendants swear to carry his remains to Canaan for burial.
    50. The death of Joseph and the end of the book of Genesis.
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