New American Standard Bible
God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.
King James Bible
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
Darby Bible Translation
And God created Man in his image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
World English Bible
God created man in his own image. In God's image he created him; male and female he created them.
Young's Literal Translation
And God prepareth the man in His image; in the image of God He prepared him, a male and a female He prepared them.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Created. - Man in his essential part, the image of God in him, was entirely a new creation. We discern here two stages in his creation. The general fact is stated in the first clause of the verse, and then the two particulars. "In the image of God created he him." This is the primary act, in which his relation to his Maker is made prominent. In this his original state he is actually one, as God in whose image he is made is one. "Male and female created he them." This is the second act or step in his formation. He is now no longer one, but two, - the male and the female. His adaptation to be the head of a race is hereby completed. This second stage in the existence of man is more circumstantially described hereafter Genesis 2:21-25.
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IN the present crusade against the Bible and the Faith of Christian men, the task of destroying confidence in the first chapter of Genesis has been undertaken by Mr. C. W. Goodwin, M.A. He requires us to "regard it as the speculation of some Hebrew Descartes or Newton, promulgated in all good faith as the best and most probable account that could be then given of God's Universe." (p. 252.) Mr. Goodwin remarks with scorn, that "we are asked to believe that a vision of Creation was presented to him …
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Appendix ix. List of Old Testament Passages Messianically Applied in Ancient Rabbinic Writings
Covenanting Adapted to the Moral Constitution of Man.
And He answered and said, "Have you not read that He who created them from the beginning MADE THEM MALE AND FEMALE,
"But from the beginning of creation, God MADE THEM MALE AND FEMALE.
1 Corinthians 11:7
For a man ought not to have his head covered, since he is the image and glory of God; but the woman is the glory of man.
and put on the new self, which in the likeness of God has been created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
and have put on the new self who is being renewed to a true knowledge according to the image of the One who created him--
This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day when God created man, He made him in the likeness of God.
"Whoever sheds man's blood, By man his blood shall be shed, For in the image of God He made man.
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