Genesis 1

Genesis 1

The following text is from The Unauthorized Version, a Pirate project to retranslate the Bible into English. In the beginning, when Elohim created the heavens and the earth, there was vast emptiness within the world; the deep wore darkness like a shroud and Elohim...
Genesis 2

Genesis 2

The following text is from The Unauthorized Version, a Pirate project to retranslate the Bible into English. On the day that Yahweh of the Elohim made the earth and the heavens, when no plant or herb had yet grown – he had not yet made it rain, and there was no...
Genesis 3

Genesis 3

The following text is from The Unauthorized Version, a Pirate project to retranslate the Bible into English. The snake was more cunning that all the other animals that Yahweh of the Elohim had made. So he asked the woman, “Did Elohim say you could eat from any of the...
Genesis 4

Genesis 4

The following text is from The Unauthorized Version, a Pirate project to retranslate the Bible into English. The man saw the woman, Eve, and understood her. And she became pregnant and gave birth to Cain [which sounds like ‘erect’ in Hebrew]. “I have erected a man,...
Genesis 5

Genesis 5

The following text is from The Unauthorized Version, a Pirate project to retranslate the Bible into English. These are the descendants of Adam. When Elohim created adam they made them in their image, male and female. When Adam was 130 he became father to a son in his...