Genesis

Book Outline & Menu of Notes
Key & Guide to Notes
- Genesis -
- The Book of Beginnings -
 
1. Creation to Abraham, 2000 years (ch. 1-11)
A. Creation
  1. From nothing to man. Gen 1
  2. Man & woman in Eden. Gen 2
B. The Fall
  1. Adam & Eve. Gen 3
  2. Cain & Abel. Gen 4
C. The Flood
  1. The reign of death. Gen 5
  2. Noah found grace... Gen 6
  3. 'Come into the Ark'. Gen 7
  4. 'Go forth from the Ark'. Gen 8
  5. The Noahic Covenant. Gen 9
D. The Tower of Babel
  1. Origins of the Nations. Gen 10
  2. The Confusion of Tongues. Gen 11
2. Abraham to Joseph, 350 years (ch. 12-50)
A. Abraham: father of faith, friend of God-
  1. Abram's Call & Covenant. Gen 12
  2. Lot's choice & Abram's portion. Gen 13
  3. Lot's rescue & Melchizedek. Gen 14
  4. Abram's Shield, Reward & Surety. Gen 15
  5. Ishmael born via Hagar. Gen 16
  6. A new Name, a Token & Laughter. Gen 17
  7. Abraham, the Friend of God. Gen 18
  8. Lot's life & loss at Sodom. Gen 19
  9. Abraham's lapse of faith. Gen 20
  10. Isaac born; Ishmael cast out. Gen 21
  11. Abraham's Isaac on an altar. Gen 22
  12. Abraham buries Sarah. Gen 23
B. Isaac: beloved son, son of promise-
  1. A bride sought. Gen 24
  2. Esau & Jacob born.
    Esau sells his birthright. Gen 25
  3. The Covenant confirmed. Gen 26
C. Jacob: chosen son, chastened son-
  1. The stolen blessing. Gen 27
  2. The Covenant confirmed. Gen 28
  3. Laban: Leah & Rachel. Gen 29
  4. Increase: sons & cattle. Gen 30
  5. Jacob flees from Laban. Gen 31
  6. Jacob becomes 'Israel'. Gen 32
  7. Jacob and Esau meet. Gen 33
  8. The Reproach re: Dinah. Gen 34
  9. At Bethel & Bethlehem. Gen 35
  10. The generations of Esau. Gen 36
D. Joseph: son of suffering, son of glory-
  1. Joseph hated, rejected, sold. Gen 37
  2. Judah's shame; God's grace. Gen 38
  3. Joseph accused, imprisoned. Gen 39
  4. Joseph ministers in prison. Gen 40
  5. Joseph elevated to power. Gen 41
  6. Joseph tests his brothers. Gen 42
  7. Jacob surrenders Benjamin. Gen 43
  8. Judah stands as the surety. Gen 44
  9. Joseph revealed to brothers. Gen 45
  10. Israel journeys to Egypt. Gen 46
  11. Jacob blesses Pharaoh. Gen 47
  12. Israel blesses Joseph's sons. Gen 48
  13. Israel blesses his twelve sons. Gen 49
  14. The bones of Jacob & Joseph. Gen 50

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