Genesis 1:27

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So God created man in his owne Image, in the Image of God created hee him; male and female created hee them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And God made man in his image, in the image of God he made him: male and female he made them.
- Basic English Bible

And God created Man in his image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
- Darby Bible

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
- Webster's Bible

God created man in his own image. In God's image he created him; male and female he created them.
- World English Bible

And God prepareth the man in His image; in the image of God He prepared him, a male and a female He prepared them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And God created man in His own image, in the image of God created He him; male and female created He them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Genesis 1:27

  • God is spirit so god created man in spirit both male and female, to rule the earth he takes the dust and he breathing man and female spirit in dust then flash Adam comes through him eve,
  • John madden for verse 27
    Chap 1,,is explaining that he is our creator chap 2 give the details of how and when he creates mankind
  • When God use 'we' does not mean he's many per say.God always use it to show the kind of mighty power he has. Some king uses similar thing whenever they want to give commands too.
  • When was Eve created, was she created the same day as Adam or another day
  • Pat Wehi for verse 27
    Cain married 1 of his sisters from Eve. When God said " Let Us " it means God the father God the Son and Gos the Holy Spirit.
  • Jennifer Brown for verse 27
    This is truth. When God said lets make man in our likeness and in His image, this simply means the way he imaged you and I in His Mind before he created us. In His likeness meaning the way he liked. This is why you yourself look absolutely nothing like me. We look nothing like God for He is spirit wich makes sense to say that God created us all in his image. His image meaning the way he visioned every one of us fat skinnt, short, tall, black, white. For example... before a building is built, the builder first draws it in his image the way he likes. The same way a fashion designer would design different clothes. GOD the designer and WE the clothes.