Unformatted text preview: and finally on the 6th day he decided to create humans. he created man and woman based on the image of himself they were the exact image of him, so they would rule the land he made in his place. humans would be the king of all the animals, they would proliferate and dominate all that was created my god man and woman were created at the same time, so they were equal in god's eyes. Genesis II god god needed someone to tend to the fields and take care of his land, so he created man to help him. god took the dust from the earth and blew into his nostrils the breath of life. Then the man became a living being. humans were made to do god's work for him, and take care of his creations the man was given the power to choose the name for all the animals that god created. He also was in charge of the land and creatures. the woman was created from the rib of the man, so women had a inferior status and position compared to men....
View Full Document
- Winter '08
- Genesis I, Tiamat, Genesis II