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IVF – And the Image of God

Why would I write on In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and the image of God. The bible teaches that mankind are made in the image of God.  In Genesis 1:27 it says, “God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.” God created them, both male and female in His Image.  In Genesis 1:26 God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness.”  The bible teaches that there is only one true God.  Here the one true God describes Himself with plural pronouns.  This is an early reference to the truth that is contained in the Bible, that in the One true God are three persons, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.   In Genesis 3:28 it says, after God created them, male and female in His Image,  that “God blessed them, and God said to them, ‘Be fruitful and multiply.”  Genesis chapter 2 gives further description of God’s creation of mankind saying, read more