The Sumerians had a most unusual belief in how humans came about because it sounds more like Science Fiction than mythology. They believed that intelligent creatures came from another planet and created us from a combination of their DNA and the DNA of prehistoric man. They called DNA "essence" and in their ancient writings (the Sumerians were the first to create written language) say about prehistoric man's essence:
"Akin to ours it is, like two serpents it is entwined"
We are all familiar with the symbol of entwined snakes. The symbol is used later by the Egyptians as a staff carried first by Iris and then Hermes. Greek mythology also incorporates the symbol. The symbol has adorned the walls of our hospitals since long before we knew DNA shared the double helix shape.
The Sumerians state in their writings that a rogue planet, referred to as Nibiru found its way into our solar system and collided with Earth, creating the asteroid belt and leaving behind a moon--our moon. Because of the collision, Nibiru became part of our solar system. According to them Nibiru is the home planet of the aliens that created us, the Annunaki. The reason we do no know of this planet, if it is real, is because it has a massive eliptical orbit that only brings it near us every 3600 years. According to Sumerian text, the Annunaki used Mars as a way station, which could explain the peculiar face that we see on Mars' surface as well as the markings that seem as if they were created by intelligent creatures.
The Annunaki do not see themselves as gods, but merely superior creatures on a planet with a deteriorating atmosphere. Supposedly, they sent robot scouts to Earth before coming in person, similar to what NASA has done on Mars. They came here in search of gold which they say will restore their atmosphere. It is in fact possible to use gold (Au) to oxidize carbon monoxide (CO) which could indeed increase the amount of oxygen in an atmosphere--especially one that his heavily polluted. Initially, they mined the gold themselves, but having great knowledge of genetic manipulation, they devised a plan to create a hybrid species to mine the gold for them. It was a great moral debate as they argued whether or not they should play the role of gods, but eventually they agreed to proceed with our creation. Sumerian hieroglyphics show how we were created in glass tubes. Sumerian carvings and indentations portray the Annunaki as having elongated sculls, which is eerily similar to a god the Aztecs claim visited them, asking them to mine gold. The Aztecs even took to wrapping their babies' heads so that they would grow to be elongated like their god.
Anu the Sumerian God represented authority.
'To be made in the image and likeness of God' means that God created humans to how He wanted them to look like, and that He made humans as His imperfect reflections. Basically, God made humans based on Himself and how He wanted them to look like.
humans were made because god wanted people do admire his creations. therefore he made us,humans!
God has no religion. We, us people, have built religions around him. Humans made Christianity, not god. We humans made Hinduism and every other religion out there not god.
Jesus also known as god. God was the one who made us but who made him? well that is something we humans all dont know.
God. He made us to worship Him and to have a relationship with Him.
godAnother Answer:Mankind. Religion is a set of beliefs agreed upon by humans about a devotion or worship of a god or God and the rituals involved therein.In Christianity, God tells humans of Himself and His character and His Laws. Jesus came to establish the one Church of His Father. It is mankind that has created thousands of differing denominations/sects/variations.
God created them.
The Sumerian water god of Eridu was called Enki. Enki was a creator deity, along with An, the god of heaven, Enlil, the air god, and Ninhursaga, the earth mother.
There is one God (God of course), humans are all God's children, God saves everyone in need, & he may be like the ruler of the world.
No, God made Adam and Eve and then Adam and Eve made humans. -Rachel Creekmore "Hi guys!"
The Sumerian moon god was called "Sin"
Belief in God Belief in the Torah Awareness that humans possess an eternal soul
Belief in One God Belief in the Torah Awareness that humans have an eternal soul
Religious believers of creation say humans are made by God. Otherwise, neither; evolution does not teach that humans evolved from monkeys, but instead from ape-like creatures millions of years ago.
god didnt choose them they were the first humans he made them
His beliefs in Allah (god)
what made the israelistes religious beliefs unique
monotheism (belief in one god)
the god of air
"Adamu" is the name in Sumerian mythology for the first man, created by "Enki", the creator god and inventor of Sumerian civilization.
His name was Enki
Jesus had no new beliefs. He was the Son of God, which made Him part of the Godhead. His beliefs were the same as God the Father. It was the Jewish people who had the "new beliefs" which were far from God. Jesus Christ proclaimed, Love God and love your neighbor, believe in God, believe in Me. He also proclaimed, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me" (John 14:6).