God had an image (drawing) HE created man after. That image was CHRIST. Christ is the visible IMAGE of the FATHER.
Anyone who has seen Me (Jesus) has seen the Father..
So God (Christ) created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him..
Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express IMAGE of HIS (The Fathers) person, ..
And the (creating) Word (Jesus) was made flesh, and dwelt among us, ..
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