8 Bible Verses about Heredity
Most Relevant Verses
and do not suppose that you can say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham for our father’; for I say to you that from these stones God is able to raise up children to Abraham.
God created the great sea monsters and every living creature that moves, with which the waters swarmed after their kind, and every winged bird after its kind; and God saw that it was good.
That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.
Therefore, just as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men, because all sinned—
When Adam had lived one hundred and thirty years, he became the father of a son in his own likeness, according to his image, and named him Seth.
One of themselves, a prophet of their own, said, “Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.”
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Heredity » General references to
And in sin my mother conceived me.
These who speak lies
Heredity » Beneficent influence of the righteous
The generation of the
Heredity » Evil influence of the wicked upon posterity