BEREISHIS (in the beginning)

In the Beginning was the Word

Genesis 1:1 In the beginning created, Elohim את the heavens וְאת and the earth. C-MATS

Question: Who made the heavens and the earth?Genesis 1:1 links the working of יהוה through את Messiah as the Creator as John states in John 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with Elohim, and the Word was Elohim. 2 The same was in the beginning with Elohim. 3 All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. C-MATS

Question: What does the word created mean, “In the beginning created, Elohim”? The Hebrew verb bara (“created”) employed by this verse specifically means the creation of something from nothing. Chumash

Question: When did time begin? In the beginning (1:1) refers to the beginning of time –the first, indivisible moment, before which time did not exist. Time was the first creation; thus the first commandment is the dedication of time by setting the months and seasons of the Hebrew calendar. Chumash

Question: What is the first statement in Creation? And Elohim said, “Let there be light!” and there was light. Each individual is made up of Light. “Light” is therefore the purpose of each person: that he transforms his situation and environment from darkness and negativity to one of light and goodness. Chumash