The Two Creation Stories: Gen 1:1-24 and Gen 2:4-25. First Creation Story: Gen 1:1-24. First 3 days God creates the physical world and separates each part in its place. Next 3 days God populates the world with living creatures giving proper roles.
Tree of life
Paradise garden in the East
Eden is near the head of today’s Persian Gulf where the Tigris and Euphrates rivers join 2 other streams to form a single river
“The Lord God formed man out of the clay of the ground and blew into his nostrils the breath of life, and so man became a living being.” Gen 2:7
Eve: from the Hebrew word “hawwa” (hay-va) is related to the Hebrew word “Hay” meaning “living”. Eve thus becomes “mother of the living” or the first woman to give life or give birth.