Reasons to Believe

Scriptures Related To Creation

Compiled by Dr. Hugh Ross

Scriptures expressing that God is the Creator

Genesis 1:1 Genesis 22:17 Nehemiah 9:6
Job 9:3-12 Psalm 8 Psalm 24:1-2
Psalm 33:6-9 Psalm 65:5-13 Psalm 74:12-17
Psalm 89:5-12 Psalm 90:2-6 Psalm 104
Psalm 121:2 Psalm 124:8 Psalm 134:3
Psalm 136:3-9 Psalm 146:6 Proverbs 3:19-20
Isaiah 44:24-25 Isaiah 45:7 Isaiah 45:12
Isaiah 45:18 Isaiah 48:13 Jeremiah 10:12-13
Jeremiah 27:5 Jeremiah 32:17 Jeremiah 33:2
Jeremiah 51:15-16 Amos 5:8 Zechariah 12:1
Matthew 19:4-6 Mark 10:6 Acts 4:24
Acts 17:24-28 1 Corinthians 8:6 Revelation 4:11
Revelation 10:6 Revelation 14:7  

Scriptures describing the characteristics of this creation (including its inhabitants, death, decay, its temporality, etc.) and its relationship to the Creator

Genesis 1 Genesis 2 Genesis 15:5
Genesis 22:17 Exodus 20:8-11 Deuteronomy 11:21
1 Chronicles 16:30-34 Job 8:11-19 Job12:7-10
Job 14:5,7-12 Job 23:8-10 Job 26:7-14
Job 28:1-11 Job 36:27-37:3 Job 38-41
Psalm 37:1-2 Psalm 93:1-4 Psalm 96:10
Psalm 104 Psalm 135:6-7 Psalm 139:1-18
Psalm 147 Psalm 148 Proverbs 8:22-31
Proverbs 24:30-31 Proverbs 30:24-31 Ecclesiastes 1:3-10
Ecclesiastes 3 Ecclesiastes 8-12 Isaiah 40:21-22
Isaiah 42:5 Isaiah 44:2 Isaiah 49:5
Isaiah 50:2-3 Isaiah 51:13-16 Isaiah 55:10
Jeremiah 5:22 Amos 9:5-6 Romans 5:12
2 Corinthians 4:16 2 Corinthians 5:1-4 1 Timothy 4:3-4
Hebrews 1:10-12 Hebrews 11:3 1 John 2:17
Revelation 3:14    

Scriptures that describe time as being created by a transcendent Creator

Ephesians 1:4 Colossians 1:15-20 2 Timothy 1:9
Titus 1:2 1 Peter 1:20  

Scriptures that describe times when God intervenes in the physical realm (miracles)

Exodus 7:18 Exodus 8:13 Joshua 10:1-15
Judges 4-5 2 Kings 20:8-11 Job 5:9
Psalm 105:26-36 Proverbs 16:33 Isaiah 38:7-8
Matthew 2:1-16 John 1:1-2 John 1:10
John 2:6-10    

Scriptures describing the relationship between the Sabbath and creation

Exodus 20:8-11 Exodus 31:14-17 Exodus 35:2
Leviticus 23:3 Leviticus 25:3-4 Deuteronomy 5:12-15
Hebrews 4:1-11    

The existence and character of God is revealed through creation

Psalm 19:1-6 Psalm 50:6 Psalm 97:6
Psalm 98:2-3 Psalm 119:64 Isaiah 40:25-28
Habakkuk 2:14 Habakkuk 3:3b Acts 14:17
Romans 1:18-23 Romans 2:12-16  

God compares the eternality of Himself and His covenants to the endurance of creation. God also contrasts His eternality with the temporality of creation.

Psalm 72:5-7 Psalm 89:37 Psalm 102:25-27
Psalm 119:89-91 Psalm 125:1-2 Isaiah 51:6
Isaiah 54:10 Jeremiah 33:22 Jeremiah 33:25
Daniel 12:3 Micah 6:2 Matthew 5:18
Matthew 24:35    

Scriptures describing what is to come in the New Heavens and New Earth

Psalm 95:11 Isaiah 34:2-5 Isaiah 60:18-21
Isaiah 65:17-25 Isaiah 66:22 Habakkuk 3:6
Matthew 22:23-32 Matthew 25:41,46 Mark 12:25-27
Luke 20:34-38 John 14:2-4 Romans 8:18-25
1 Corinthians 2:9-11 1 Corinthians 3:12-15 1 Corinthians 6:3
1 Corinthians 6:13 1 Corinthians 15:20-28 1 Corinthians 15:35-58
2 Corinthians 4:17-18 Hebrews 4:1-11 2 Peter 3:3-13
1 John 2:17 1 John 3:2-3 1 John 3:8
Revelation 3:12 Revelation 7:13-17 Revelation 20-22

 

Subjects: Adam and Eve, Biblical Evidence for an Old Earth , Creation "Days", Creation Miracles, Garden of Eden, Other Creation Passages

Dr. Hugh Ross

Reasons to Believe emerged from my passion to research, develop, and proclaim the most powerful new reasons to believe in Christ as Creator, Lord, and Savior and to use those new reasons to reach people for Christ. Read more about Dr. Hugh Ross.