Thus says the LORD; Cursed be the man that trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from the LORD.
Man that is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble.
Rebuke not an elder, but implore him as a father; and the younger men as brethren;
What is man, that you should magnify him? and that you should set yours heart upon him?
Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; in order to make in himself of two one new man, so making peace;
45 And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam was made a life-giving spirit. (o. pneuma)
46 Nevertheless that was not first which is spiritual, but that which is natural; and afterward that which is spiritual.
47 The first man is of the earth, earthy; the second man is the Lord from heaven.
48 As is the earthy, such are they also that are earthy: and as is the heavenly, such are they also that are heavenly.
49 And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.
But one in a certain place testified, saying, What is man, that you are mindful of him? or the son of man that you visit him?
For let not that man think that he shall receive any thing of the Lord.
A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.
Man's activities are of the LORD; how can a man then understand his own way?
And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth.
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
The preparations of the heart in man, and the answer of the tongue, is from the LORD.
And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day: and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden.
But you, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, (o. agape) patience, meekness.
For the ways of man are before the eyes of the LORD, and he ponders all his activities.
When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
22 That all of you put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts;
23 And be renewed in the spirit (o. pneuma) of your mind;
24 And that all of you put on the new man, which after God is created in righteousness and true holiness.
Shall mortal man be more just than God? shall a man be more pure than his maker?
Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned: