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A Wind Swept over the Waters

Reflections on 60 Favorite Bible Passages

by John Nichols

  • 94 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Skinner House Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible readings or selections,
  • Biblical Meditations - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • Bible,
  • Meditations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12091742M
    ISBN 101558965270
    ISBN 109781558965270
    OCLC/WorldCa85822573

    Wind is the flow of gases on a large scale. On the surface of the Earth, wind consists of the bulk movement of outer space, solar wind is the movement of gases or charged particles from the Sun through space, while planetary wind is the outgassing of light chemical elements from a planet's atmosphere into space. Winds are commonly classified by their spatial scale, their speed, the.   Wind — NRSV — “ while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters.” I can’t help but think of the soft lovely warm breezes on a good day. Maybe I should envision the horror of a tornado or gale-force wind? This is the “ruah” the spirit or breath of God — not just our everyday “wind”.

      The Rev. John Nichols has served as a Unitarian Universalist minister for nearly forty years in congregations in Massachusetts, Illinois, and New York. He is author of A Wind Swept Over the Waters: Reflections on Sixty Favorite Bible Passages (Skinner House Books, ). The total amount of energy available depends on the area swept out by the blades, the swept area. The larger this is, the more energy can be captured. The blades of a modern wind turbine have an aerofoil shape similar to an aeroplane wing. The shape creates lift as the wind passes over it.

    A Wind Swept over the Waters: Reflections on 60 Favorite Bible Passages by John Nichols. Unitarian Universalist Association, Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. Genesis New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Six Days of Creation and the Sabbath. 1 In the beginning when God created [] the heavens and the earth, 2 the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God [] swept over the face of the waters. 3 Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light. 4 And God saw that the light was good.


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John Nichols presents 60 passages from the Bible, but rather than trying to tell the reader what they mean, he uses them as a launching point to talk about how they reveal God and ourselves/5.

First Reading – A Reading from the Book of Genesis In the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless wasteland, and darkness covered the abyss, while a mighty wind swept over the waters.

Then God said, "Let there be light," and. Brand New Book. A Wind Swept Over the Waters presents reflections on sixty well-known and beloved biblical passages. A work of meditation rather than scholarship, these passages speak to our daily lives, issues, and concerns.

Ideal for anyone seeking a fresh approach to the Bible. This book includes passages from the Old. 2 the earth was a formless wasteland, and darkness covered the abyss, while a mighty wind swept over the waters. Then God said, "Let there be light," and there was light.

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New Revised Standard Version (NRSV): “the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters.” New American Bible (NAB): “the earth was a formless wasteland, and darkness covered the abyss, while a mighty wind swept over the waters.”.

“The earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters ” The image in this verse from the very beginning of the Bible, about the creation of everything that is the image starts with a huge expanse of water, like the ocean, but without a shore, without even any.

CHAPTER 1. The Story of Creation. * 1 In the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth a — 2 * and the earth was without form or shape, with darkness over the abyss and a mighty wind sweeping over the waters— b 3 Then God said: Let there be light, and there was light.

c 4 God saw that the light was good. God then separated the light from the darkness. A Wind Swept Over the Waters presents reflections on sixty well-known and beloved biblical passages.

A work of meditation rather than scholarship, these passages speak to our daily lives, issues, and concerns. Ideal for anyone seeking a fresh approach to the Bible. This book includes Pages: Genesis (CSB) Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness covered the surface of the watery depths, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the surface of the waters.

Genesis (CJB) The earth was unformed and void, darkness was on the face of the deep, and the Spirit of God hovered over the surface of the water. 1 In the beginning when God created # Or when God began to create or In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth, 2 the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God # Or while the spirit of God or while a mighty wind swept over the face of the waters.

3 Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light. 1 When God began to create # Or In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth— 2 the earth was without shape or form, it was dark over the deep sea, and God’s wind swept over the waters— 3 God said, “Let there be light.” And so light appeared.

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Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD swept the sea back by a strong east wind all night, and turned the sea into dry land, so the waters were divided. King James Bible And Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind all that night, and made the sea dry land.

[] the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. [] Then God. A Reading from the Book of Genesis In the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless wasteland, and darkness covered the abyss, while a mighty wind swept over the waters.

Then God said, "Let there be light," and there was light. God saw how good the light was. God then separated the light from the darkness. the earth was without shape or form, it was dark over the deep sea, and God’s wind swept over the waters— CJB The earth was unformed and void, darkness was on the face of the deep, and the Spirit of God hovered over the surface of the water.Where:The big top tent at Windswept Waters Park.

Report a Repair or Issue. If you see any maintenance items around the community that needs attention or any other community related issues please email [email protected] or call ()Compare the Translation: Genesis Common English Bible (CEB): When God began to create the heavens and the earth—the earth was without shape or form, it was dark over the deep sea, and God’s wind swept over the waters— New Revised Standard Version (NRSV): In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of .