Genesis 1:26-30 NIV

26 Then God said, "Let us1 make man2 in our image,3 in our likeness,4 and let them rule5 over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air,6 over the livestock, over all the earth,a and over all the creatures that move along the ground."

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    • b 1:26 - Hebrew; Syriac "all the wild animals"
      27 So God created7 man8 in his own image,9 in the image of God10 he created him; male and female11 he created them.12

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          28 God blessed them and said to them,13 "Be fruitful and increase in number;14 fill the earth15 and subdue it. Rule over16 the fish of the sea and the birds of the air and over every living creature that moves on the ground.17"

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          29 Then God said, "I give you every seed-bearing plant on the face of the whole earth and every tree that has fruit with seed in it. They will be yours for food.18

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          30 And to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds of the air and all the creatures that move on the ground--everything that has the breath of life19 in it--I give every green plant for food.20" And it was so.

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