Genesis 1:26-27

The Creation of the World

26 Then God said, o "Let us make man 1 in our image, p after our likeness. And q let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."

27 So God created man in his own image,
in the image of God he created him;
r male and female he created them.

  1. Cross References
    Genesis 3:22
    Then the Lord God said, "Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil. Now, lest he reach out his hand and take also of the tree of life and eat, and live forever -
    Genesis 11:7
    Come, let us go down and there confuse their language, so that they may not understand one another's speech.
    Isaiah 6:8
    And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, "Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?" Then I said, "Here am I! Send me.
  2. Cross References
    Genesis 5:1
    This is the book of the generations of Adam. Wh...
    Genesis 9:6
    Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall hi...
    1 Corinthians 11:7
    For a man ought not to cover his head, since he...
    Ephesians 4:24
    And to put on the new self, created after the l...
    Colossians 3:10
    And have put on the new self, which is being re...
    James 3:9
    With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with ...
  3. Cross References
    Genesis 9:2
    The fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth and upon every bird of the heavens, upon everything that creeps on the ground and all the fish of the sea. Into your hand they are delivered.
    Psalms 8:6 - 8
    You have given him dominion over the works of your hands; you have put all things under his feet.
    James 3:7
    For every kind of beast and bird, of reptile and sea creature, can be tamed and has been tamed by mankind.
  4. Cross References
    Genesis 2:18
    Then the Lord God said, "It is not good that th...
    Genesis 2:21 - 23
    So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upo...
    Genesis 5:2
    Male and female he created them, and he blessed...
    Malachi 2:15
    Did he not make them one, with a portion of the...
    Matthew 19:4
    He answered, "Have you not read that he who cre...
    Mark 10:6
    But from the beginning of creation, 'God made t...
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