Lesson 3: The Creation

    “Lesson 3: The Creation,” Old Testament Class Member Study Guide (2001), 3–4

    “Lesson 3,” Old Testament Class Member Study Guide, 3–4

    Lesson 3

    The Creation

    Moses 1:27–42; 2–3

    Study the following scriptures:

    1. Moses 1:27–42. Moses receives a vision of God’s creations and is commanded to write an account of the Creation of the earth.

    2. Moses 2:1–25; 3:1–14. Moses learns that God is the Creator of all things.

    3. Moses 2:26–31; 3:7, 15–25. Moses learns that men and women are created in God’s image.

    • What has God revealed about the purpose of the Creation? (See Moses 1:39; Abraham 3:24–25; see also 1 Nephi 17:36.)

    • Which of God’s creations are especially beautiful to you? How would we be benefited by noticing the beauties of creation more carefully each day?

    • How do the creations “bear record” of God? (See Moses 6:63; Alma 30:44.)

    Additional reading: Abraham 4–5; Genesis 1–2.