Earth, Dividing of Let the waters … be gathered together unto one place, Gen. 1:9 (Moses 2:9). in his days was the earth divided, Gen. 10:25 (1 Chr. 1:19). waters had receded … it became a choice land, Ether 13:2. earth shall be like as it was … before it was divided, D&C 133:24. many lands; and each land was called earth, Moses 1:29. See also Gen. 11:16; Isa. 40:15.