Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers 27 Created.
God is perfect in every way.
God cannot make mistakes. Earlier, through another prophet, God said: Why was God sorry?
But the Bible also says this about God: If God is perfect, meaning He has not sinned and never will sin, why did He repent?
What did He need to repent of? The New King James Version translates this verse: That would seem to contradict a consistent theme of the Bible, such as this powerful verse: Scripture consistently assures us that God is omniscient—that He knows everything.
Since the Bible cannot contradict itself see John Not only was the majority of mankind completely morally corrupt from the inside, another important detail is found in verse Humanity had become so violent that God had to intervene.
Instead, He was grieving because of the mistakes humans were making. Because God made humans and knew in advance their weaknesses, He was not surprised or caught off guard by their behavior. Even so, God loves His creation and wants all to reap the rewards of obedience.
Apr 10, · God said, “I made a man Out of clay – But so bright he, he spun Himself to brightest Day Till he was all shining gold, And oh, He was handsome to behold! But in his hands held he a bow Aimed at me who created Him. And I said, ‘Wouldst murder me ‘Who am. SHARING INSIGHTS JOSE GARCIA VILLA God Said, "I Made a Man" What did God and man do in the separate stories of creation? What happened to the original story of creation? Literally, lo! good very! Not simply good, but good exceedingly. It is not man alone that God surveys, but the And behold, it was very good; it had been said of everything else, at them, is much the same with the Mosaic account, only making a day a thousand years: in the first thousand, they say, God made the heaven and the.
Why did God repent? The basic meaning of the biblical term repent is to change direction. This is not the kind of repentance described in Genesis 6: God was not repenting of any failing on His part—God is perfect Psalm There are many examples in the Bible of God feeling sorrow or changing direction.
But these examples of God changing His mind are always in response to the failings of human beings. Another example of naham being used to describe God is 1 Samuel The point is that God does change how He deals with human beings from time to time based on human circumstances—typically the sins and failings of human beings.
When humans fail, God does feel a deep level of emotion and grieves that humans consistently make decisions that cause them to suffer. Jeremiah clearly shows that most prophecy is conditional upon the response of men: God has created us as free moral agents to choose life or death, and His judgments are frequently dependent on our conduct or obedience to His commands.
As we have already noted, God was grieved because He saw the depth of evil mankind had chosen as a way of life Genesis 6: God did not make a mistake in creating mankind.
He was sorry because of the wretched state rebellious man had achieved by the time of Noah. Does God make mistakes?
No fault lay with God. He did not feel He had made a mistake in creating man, nor was He bewildered.
Noah, contrary to society around him, was a just man who walked with God Genesis 6: A lesson for us Today, we are free to choose whether we will obey God or not. Be sure to take advantage of the resources on this website to help you please your Creator.So the LORD said, ‘I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth, both man and beast, creeping thing and birds of the air, for I am sorry that I have made them.
But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD” (Genesis ). May 21, · ROME — A Chilean survivor of clerical sex abuse has said that Pope Francis told him in a private meeting this month that God had made him gay and that both God and the pontiff loved him that way.
The Poem of the Man-God is not a sequential hears of many visions and revelations. I will not say they are all authentic; but there are some of which it could be said that they to narrate in her own way the life of Jesus". His directive, communicated by letter /92 of 6 January , was made at the request of the Congregation for the.
Question: "What does it mean that humanity is made in the image of God (imago dei)?" Answer: On the last day of creation, God said, “Let us make man in our image, in our likeness” (Genesis ).
May 21, · ROME — A Chilean survivor of clerical sex abuse has said that Pope Francis told him in a private meeting this month that God had made him gay and that both God . Ephesians And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.
Genesis So the LORD said, "I will blot out man, whom I have created, from the face of the earth--every man and beast and crawling creature and bird of the air--for I am grieved that I have made them.".