This is a subsidiary post of The Original Creation.
The Scriptures tell us that God was the principal in creation and that He used an agent for the word – His Son (Hebrews 1:2 and elsewhere), though He was known by His various names (e.g. “the word of God” in Psalm 33:6).
1 Corinthians 8:5
1 Corinthians 8:6
Hebrews 1:2 – “through whom also He made the world”
Hebrews 1:3 – “upholds all things by the word of His power”
Hebrews 1:10 (quoting Psalm 102:25) – “YOU, LORD, IN THE BEGINNING LAID THE FOUNDATION OF THE EARTH, AND THE HEAVENS ARE THE WORKS OF YOUR HANDS”
Hebrews 11:3 – “the worlds were prepared by the word of God, so that what is seen was is seen was not made out of things which are visible”
2 Peter 3:5 – “by the word of God the heavens existed long ago and the earth was formed out of water and by water, through which the world at that time was destroyed, being flooded with water.”
Psalm 33:6-9 – “By the word of the LORD the heavens were made, And by the breath of His mouth all their host”
Psalm 102:25 (quoted in Hebrews 1:10 above) – “Of old You founded the earth, and the heavens are the works of Your hands”