The Youthfulness of God

Human beings are made in the image of God. This is an inescapable reality for every living person. It is true for the infant in the womb, the new born baby, the toddler, the child, the adolescent, the young adult, the adult, and the elderly. The image of God is something that encompasses the entire […]

Delight in Creation and Restoration

Genesis 1:27 “So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.” Luther’s Commentary “The purpose of Moses was probably to represent God as not so much delighted with any of, or with all, his other creatures as with man, whom he created in […]

Divine Deliberation and the Creation of Man

Genesis 1:26 “Then God said, ‘Let us make man in our image, after our likeness.’” Luther’s Commentary “Moses is here celebrating the formation of man as having been wrought by a peculiar design and contrivance of the mind of God; my own opinion is that all the other animals of the earth stood forth created in a […]