iv. The mission of Jesus was foreordained before the foundation of the world: He indeed was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you. Try this amazing Genesis Chapter 1: Bible Quiz! Therefore, the peahen rewards the peacock with the least chance of survival. Pauline Epistles Even though plant life was created before animal life, animal life was not created out of plant life. Honest scientists, those who are not proud or arrogant, appreciate how little they do know, and hold their present discoveries with a sense of humility. “Twenty-five years ago, cosmology was very close to religion,” said physicist Roberto Peccei of UCLA. d. According to its kind: This phrase appears ten times in Genesis chapter 1. Genesis chapter 11 is all about the plans of man. i. In this sense, it is sin if man does not use this dominion responsibly, in the sense of a proper regard for stewardship on this earth. “And in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed” (22:18). Second, sudden appearance, which means in any local area, a species does not arise gradually, but appears all at once and “fully formed.”, i. Philip Johnson: “If evolution means the gradual change of one kind of organism into another kind, the outstanding characteristic of the fossil record is the absence of evidence for evolution.”, c. The Bighorn Basin in Wyoming contains a continuous record of fossil deposits for what geologists say is five million years. A typical galaxy contains billions of individual stars; our galaxy alone (the Milky Way) contains 200 billion stars. ii. Genesis Chapter 3 Bible Study: One little bite - The fall of mankind, Genesis Chapter 4 Bible Study: So Long Ago The Garden. Let me quote an Aramaic text, which as you can see, places God first in the verse.. Genesis 1: 1 -- God created the heavens and the earth in the very beginning. Prophets a. c. Then God blessed them: the first thing God did for man was to bless him. i. In the beginning God created the … Luke-Acts The Bible’s clear teaching of God’s creation and the uncertainty of modern science. Genesis 1:1 reveals to us that the Person who is the Creator of the world and the cause of its existence is none other that God (Elohim). i. Additionally, God gave mankind a desire for sex, which would make the populating of the earth quick and likely. But we do know what that image was intended to look like because in the person of Jesus Christ we have "the image of the invisible God." ii. When God pronounced the creation good, He really meant it. i. It means to create out of nothing, showing that that God created the world out of nothing, not out of Himself. iii. The creation account is not put in a category of historical fiction. After all, if the Bible is false in regard to science or other things that we can prove, then we cannot regard it as reliable in regard to spiritual matters that we cannot prove. i. It sets the stage for the entire drama of redemption, which unfolds in the rest of the book. i. Paul speaks about the light brought to us by the gospel: But even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing, whose minds the god of this age has blinded, who do not believe, lest the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine on them. ii. Their thinking is the earth was originally created not without form and void, but it became without form and void through the destructive work of Satan. Bryan believed in the Bible, but not literally. 7. Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.”. Genesis 10:1–11:3 "The tenth chapter of Genesis is a very remarkable chapter. A STUDY OF GENESIS . The philosopher Jean-Paul Sarte stated the essential problem of philosophy: there is something, instead of nothing. God is hovering over it, God’s breath stirring the surface. Prophets And God saw that it was good. -------------------- And the earth brought forth grass, the herb that yields seed according to its kind, and the tree that yields fruit, whose seed is in itself according to its kind. b. For example, the ratio of black to white peppered moths may increase when pollution makes it easier for dark moths to escape detection; or finches may develop different beaks in response to their distinctive environment. The Old Testament Genesis 16:1-16 Study Guide: the God Who Sees. This is also the way God works in our life. -------------------- There was a time when astrophysicists were faced with another challenge: trying to figure out what “dark matter” is. Image has more to do with appearance, and likeness has more to do with an abstract similarity, but they both essentially mean the same thing here in this context. To God, the differences between men and women are not accidents. (2 Timothy 1:9), v. Believers in Jesus Christ were chosen in Him before the foundation of the world: just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love. This occurs on a daily basis as we behold Him who was the true image of God (again - just as the moon requires the sun to shine) as it says in  2 Cor 3:18, "And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.". And the only way we can ever really find out who we are is from God. Passwords should have at least 6 characters. Our galaxy is shaped like a giant spiral, rotating in space, with arms reaching out like a pinwheel, and our sun is one star on one arm of the pinwheel. 3. Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding. f. “The study of human origins seems to be a field in which each discovery raises the debate to a more sophisticated level of uncertainty.” (Christopher Stringer of the Natural Museum of London). -------------------- GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point a. Pentateuch Fair enough. Again, this is a most wonderful picture that God has placed as a perpetual reminder of Jesus' importance and place in your life! iv. This passage of Genesis gives us an overview of God’s creation of man, and Genesis 2 will explain how exactly God created male and female. The rest, as they say, is history. ii. The Bible tells us we can know God exists because of what we see in the created world. If so, have a look at the following verse: 'For by him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things were created by him and for him.' By habit, he usually dressed like a vagrant, and one day he sat on a park bench in Berlin, deep in thought. But if you do not believe his writings, how will you believe My words?” (John 5:46-47) We can’t say we believe in Jesus if we don’t believe in the Book of Genesis. When you study the Bible, it i amazing at how many of the principles in the Bible are based on what happens here, at the very beginning. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. There has been no change outside of the kind. Psalm 119:128 says, “Therefore all Your precepts concerning all things I consider to be right.” With great confidence, the Psalmist proclaimed the inerrancy of God’s word. His song of praise hushed, the sun stood still.”. It is precisely because people have abandoned the truth of Genesis that society is in such disarray. i. Learn who helped God create our world, learn whether evolution is supported, and see how we fit into the picture. The Old Testament CHAPTER ONE . i. Significantly, the sequence of the zodiac is the same in every language and culture, even if the specific names of the constellations change. God’s purpose was to “resolve” or “sum up” all things in Jesus, as if Jesus Himself were the answer to a great and complex problem God wrote out on the “blackboard” of the universe. We are also confident that what He chooses to tell us is profitable and useful for us. Many years ago a scientist named Carl Sagan petitioned the U.S. government for a grant to fund the search for intelligent life in outer space. He wanted to know how many myths the man had read. Man cannot fulfill God’s plan for him on the earth unless he populates it. c. God created the heavens: The simple fact of God’s creation is even more amazing when we consider the greatness of God’s universe. Inside the Museum, the relics were placed behind bullet-proof glass to be admired by a select preview audience of anthropologists, who spoke in hushed voices because ‘It was like discussing theology in a cathedral.’ A sociologist observing this ritual of the anthropologist tribe remarked, ‘Sounds like ancestor worship to me.’ ”, c. Solly Zuckerman is a committed evolutionist and one of Britain’s most influential scientists. Genesis Chapter 8 Bible Study: The Mystery of the 17th. The universe has a just-right gravitational force. practical application 1. c. This is an example of the teleological argument for the existence of God. We must understand the Bible literally according to its literary context. Yet the names for the figures of the constellations are the same in all cultures. i. It also requires a priesthood, in the form of thousands of researchers, teachers, and artists who provide realistic and imaginative detail and carry the story out to the general public …. Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light. ( Gen 11:1-4) A tower in the land of Shinar . Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit … Then the Lord appeared to him by the terebinth trees of Mamre, as he was sitting in the tent door in the heat of the day. Without the goodness of God’s blessing, human life would be not only unbearable, but also impossible. As Goldschmidt put it, ‘This time I was not only crazy but almost a criminal.’…To suppose that such a random event could reconstruct even a single complex organ like a liver or kidney is about as reasonable as to suppose that an improved watch can be designed by throwing an old one against the wall.” (Johnson). David Guzik :: Study Guide for Genesis 1 A. Pentateuch It was right, not wrong; and it was right concerning all things. An omnipotent, omniscient Being certainly does not need faith. ii. Dialing back the cosmic clock about 15 billion years, they depict a time before time, a place before space existed. Einstein asked them how much of all the knowledge in the world they had among themselves collectively, as a class. However, this is not the plain grammatical sense of the ancient Hebrew. Thoughts to begin with as we study the Bible.. We come to the Bible knowing there is a God. So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. Those who follow this idea look to Isaiah 45:18: For thus says the Lord, Who created the heavens, Who is God, Who formed the earth and made it, Who has established it, Who did not create it in vain, Who formed it to be inhabited: “I am the Lord, and there is no other.” The idea is God here says He did not create the world in vain (the Hebrew word is the same as the word for void in Genesis 1:1). So we see that all things were created by Jesus and for Jesus. Joseph. iv. For example, structure among dogs is diverse. Our closest galaxy is the Andromeda Galaxy, about 12 million trillion miles away. J. Edwin Orr used a memorable definition of God, which was thoroughly Biblical: God is the only infinite, eternal, and unchangable spirit, the perfect being in whom all things begin, and continue, and end. Why is evolution so universally believed today? But more specifically, we'll see that it was Jesus that created all that there is. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, The Whole Bible Hebrew dictionaries are our primary source of reliable information concerning Hebrew words.” (Leupold). ', Before knowing the Lord we were barren, empty and destitute of the light of God... just like the earth in its initial stages. Pauline Epistles ii. Early on, other scientists discovered background radiation from all parts of the universe, which they suppose is the leftover “noise” from the first great explosion. This is demonstrated in several passages of Scripture. The best place to find out begins in Genesis. a. -------------------- Darwin admitted the state of the fossil evidence was “the most obvious and gravest objection which can be urged against my theory,” and because of the fossil evidence, “all the most eminent paleontologists…and all our greatest geologists…have unanimously, often vehemently, maintained” that the species do not change. Some 100 years ago, there was a great German philosopher named Arthur Schopenhauer. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air and over every living creature that moves on the ground.'. Hemlock is natural, but not good. And God saw that it was good. In Our image: An understanding of who man is begins with knowing we are made in the image of God. Ok, let's have a look at some of the answers. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. General Epistles Though suggestions are offered, they are only suggestions. Then God said: God did not have to fashion light with His hands. God does not call the earth good until it has become habitable, a place where man can live. (Isaiah 40:12). Quoting Johnson: “The psychological atmosphere that surrounds the viewing of hominid fossils is uncannily reminiscent of the veneration of relics at a medieval shrine.” In 1984, the American Museum of Natural History held an unprecedented showing of original fossils said to depict human evolution titled Ancestors. The word “created” (bara') in verse 1 is a verb used exclusively of God. iv. In the new heavens and the new earth, there won’t be any sun or moon. The vapor blanket would filter out ultraviolet radiation, cosmic rays, and other destructive energies bombarding the planet. a. (Gen 18:1-5) Abraham invites the Lord and two others to a meal. It is an indicator of the Trinity, though not clearly spelled out. 9. In like manner, when you think of who heaven and earth were created for, you might be thinking 'Mmm, probably mankind'. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. And God saw that it was good. You are probably thinking generally that it was God who created the heaven and Earth... and of course, I can't argue with that! i. Genesis shows us the origins of the universe, order and complexity, the solar system, the atmosphere and hydrosphere, the origin of life, man, marriage, evil, language, government, culture, nations, religion. Wisdom Literature Though we are biologically similar to certain animals, we are distinct in our moral, intellectual, and spiritual capabilities. i. Once that purpose was accomplished, Darrow pleaded guilty on behalf of his client and paid a $100 fine. According to the New Testament, Moses wrote the Book of Genesis (Luke 24:27, Luke 24:44). The philosophical importance of knowing God as creator. Minor Prophets If we don’t approach the Bible this way, then we can only come to it with how we feel about the text, and we decide what is true or false about the text — making ourselves greater than the text itself. But God is bigger and greater than all His creation: Who has measured the waters in the hollow of His hand, measured heaven with a span and calculated the dust of the earth in a measure? Then God blessed them, and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it; have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over every living thing that moves on the earth.” And God said, “See, I have given you every herb that yields seed which is on the face of all the earth, and every tree whose fruit yields seed; to you it shall be for food. b. 1. For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse. The average distance between one galaxy and another is about 20 million trillion miles. i. i. Amen, and Amen.” For this reason (according to the legend), the Hebrew Book of Genesis begins, “Bereshit God created the heaven and the earth.”. v. We could conclude that there is no chance that such a universe could create itself, apart from an intelligent designer. Also, we know the figures of the constellations suggested to us don’t look like those things at all, and, they never did. i. “It will hardly be safe to say that the body of man is patterned after God, because God, being an incorporeal spirit, cannot have what we term a material body. Grammatically it is a plural word used as if it were singular. The light, which is good, is then separated from the darkness. a. You see, the apostle Paul tells us in a single verse in  2 Cor 4:6  that this is a picture of salvation. Why? ii. The electrons and protons, electrically irresistible to each other, merged into neutral hydrogen, and from this marriage, the first atoms were born. God Himself will be the light (Revelation 22:5). e. It is the glory of God to conceal a matter, but the glory of kings is to search out a matter (Proverbs 25:2). 100% all the time. So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them. In the 1920’s, a former substitute teacher in a Tennessee school volunteered to be the defendant in a case meant to challenge a state law prohibiting the teaching of evolution in the public schools. In the Genesis account, God tells us that He created matter and life in one week. Therefore, when someone says the universe or anything else came about by chance, one may say that despite their expertise or skill in other areas, when it comes to this subject they are ignorant, superstitious, or simply repeating a tired theory said and disproved before, yet unthinkingly accepted. Genesis Inductive Bible Study Guide – Online Lessons With Discussion Questions Genesis is where it all starts. i. The waters of the land are separated from the water vapor in the sky. And this song alone makes his motion possible. God blessed them and said to them, 'Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Whether or not it lands heads or tails is due to the strength with which the coin is flipped, the strength of air currents and air pressure as it flies through the air, where it is caught, and if it is flipped over once it is caught. When he received those radio signals, he looked for order and pattern, which demonstrated the signals were transmitted by intelligent life. It would take 250 million years for the pinwheel to make one full rotation. Genesis A2 Classic Bible Study Guide 3 In Genesis the wondrous future of Israel is made known. iv. ... A Guide to the Study and Exposition of Genesis. And God saw that it was good. f. In Our image, according to Our likeness: The terms for image and likeness are slightly different. Mencken, Broadway, and Hollywood, and was a huge public relations triumph for Darwinism. questions 1. Some scientists often act certain in their knowledge about the origin of the universe, but their continually revolutionary discoveries prove they are, in some way, feeling their way along in the dark. The way they look when they first appear in the fossil record is the way they look when last appearing in the fossil record. Male and female He created them: This should not be construed to mean Adam was originally some type of androgynous being, being both male and female. In the same way, the order and pattern of the whole universe demonstrates that it was fashioned by intelligent life, not by chance. He thought the “days” of Genesis referred not to 24-hour days, but to historical ages of indefinite duration. b. Pauline Epistles 1-5: Earth is pictured as a formless, empty, dark mass in the midst of a great ocean. Then the only dignity or honor we bestow upon men is pure sentimentality, because I don’t have any more significance than an amoebae; then there is no greater law in the universe than survival of the fittest. He is the true light of the world. It happened at creation and it happens again in the lives of all those who believe in the Lord Jesus Christ. Learn how and why God created our world and what He considered good and blessed. Then God said, “Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.” Thus God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament; and it was so. Psalm 19:1-6 tells us the heavens contain a message from God. For example, when a coin is flipped, the chance it will land heads is 50%; however, chance does not make it land heads. b. 5. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. And God called the firmament Heaven. The sun God created to govern the day, and the moon He created to rule the night. Time (300,000 years or so) passed. d. Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it; have dominion: God also gives man a job to do: fulfill God’s intention of man’s exercise of dominion over the earth. i. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point It's in the book! If everything around us, including ourselves, is the result of random, meaningless occurrences apart from the work of a creating God, then it says something about who I am, and where I, and the whole universe, are going. And that includes you. -------------------- Human ovulation has no outward sign; humans have sex in private; humans have secondary sexual characteristics (only in humans do females develop breasts before the first birth). Since He created them, the differences are good and meaningful. Major Prophets The mystery of the gospel (the cross) was foreordained before the ages: But we speak the wisdom of God in a mystery, the hidden wisdom which God ordained before the ages for our glory. This means there is an unbridgeable gap between human life and animal life. The greater and the lesser light. Angels cannot have the same kind of relationship of love and fellowship with God we can have. Scientific inquiry is the glory of man; yet it must all be done with utmost humility, realizing God conceals these matters for man to search out. e. God created: Inherent in the idea of God is that He is an intelligent designer. e. In the beginning, God: At some time before the beginning, God created the angels, because they witnessed the creation of the heavens and the earth (Job 38:7). The origin, composition, energy and mass of the most common matter in the entire universe is unknown.”. The light we have depends upon His life living through us just as the moon is totally reliant upon the sun to look at all attractive! This means there is also an unbridgeable gap between human life and angelic life. v. A vapor blanket would provide the necessary reservoir for a potential worldwide flood. iii. ( AI) and trees bearing fruit with seed in it according to their kinds. Johannine Writings God set them in the firmament of the heavens: God knew exactly how far to set the sun from the earth. Also, some have a wrong understanding of Mark 11:22 which is taken to literally mean “have God’s faith” as if we are to have the same faith God has. -------------------- How did he do this? Let's start with a quiz to get going. In humans, the duration of the sexual interlude is longer and the intensity of the pleasure of sex is stronger, and only humans continue to have intercourse after the end of fertility. Men cannot create in the sense the term is used in Genesis 1:1. The chicken really did come before the egg. Luke-Acts 2. Cookie Notice: Probably the original narratives were recorded on tables of stone or clay, in common practice of early times, and then handed down from father to son, finally coming into the possession of Moses. 1. Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations. So the evening and the morning were the sixth day. Chance has no power. [A previous revision of this page can be found here]. Then God said, "Let there be light"; and there was light. Then they said to one another, “Come, let us make bricks and bake them thoroughly.”. a. Chance doesn’t do anything but describe a probability. It was created by God, who, by definition, is eternal and has always been. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point The earth was without form, and void; and darkness was on the face of the deep. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point There is another wonderful picture presented to us in these verses concerning the greater and lesser lights that God created on the fourth day. This demonstrates a certain supernatural element, which can be related to light and darkness. 5. In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. g. Let them have dominion: Before God ever created man He decreed man would have dominion over the earth. The Beginning - In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 3. Ginzberg quotes a Jewish legend connecting the movement of the sun to the praise of God (as in Psalms 113:3, 50:1, and 148:3): “The progress of the sun in his circuit is an uninterrupted song of praise to God. But Revelation tells us of a coming day when we won’t need the sun, moon, and stars any longer (Revelation 21:23). ii. Pentateuch Genesis Chapter 2 Bible Study: Trees, Seeds and Wives. a. 6-8: On the second day a space is made to accommodate the earth. c. We believe the Bible is not a book of science; yet where it touches science, it speaks the truth. Let the earth bring forth the living creature: On the fifth day of creation, God made birds and sea animals, but now God turns His creative attention towards land animals of various types. Minor Prophets Major Prophets Prophets (  Col 1:15  ) In EVERYTHING that Jesus said and did, He revealed the character, attributes and personality of the invisible God. c. Genesis is important to the New Testament. ii. Space between atoms became as transparent as crystal – pretty much the way it looks today. I'm sure you know where this is going! This is the effect of worldliness that gets between the believer and Jesus Christ. The New Testament He will have enough children and grandchildren and further descendants to populate a nation. e. To you it shall be for food: God gave man dominion over the whole earth, but only vegetation is specifically mentioned as being for food. i. 2. 10 And God called the dry land Earth, and the gathering together of the waters He called Seas. We come to the Bible knowing the copies we have in our hands are reliable duplicates (though not perfect duplicates) of the exact writings, which God perfectly inspired. Atoms merged to form dust clouds, which grew into stars and galaxies and clusters. Ok, so you're 1 for 1. i. He made the stars also. 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