God made all sorts of wild animals, livestock, and small animals, each able
to reproduce more of its own kind. And God saw that it was good.(back)
Then God looked over all he had made, and he saw that it was excellent in every way.
This all happened on the sixth day.(back)
Then God said, "Let the land burst forth with every sort of grass and
seed-bearing plant. And let there be trees that grow seed-bearing fruit. The seeds will
then produce the kinds of plants and trees from which they came." And so it was.(back)
Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever.
I command you to love each other in the same way that I love