Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Genesis 9:6 in English Standard Version "“Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed, for God made man in his own image." Ge 1:27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. Ge 5:1 This is the book of the generations of Adam. When God created man, he made him in the likeness of God. Ex 21:12 “Whoever strikes a man so that he dies shall be put to death. Ex 21:14 But if a man willfully attacks another to kill him by cunning, you shall take him from my altar, that he may die. Le 24:17 “Whoever takes a human life shall surely be put to death. Nu 35:31 Moreover, you shall accept no ransom for the life of a murderer, who is guilty of death, but he shall be put to death. Nu 35:33 You shall not pollute the land in which you live, for blood pollutes the land, and no atonement can be made for the land for the blood that is shed in it, except by the blood of the one who shed it. Mt 26:52 Then Jesus said to him, “Put your sword back into its place. For all who take the sword will perish by the sword. Jas 3:9 With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse people who are made in the likeness of God. Re 13:10 If anyone is to be taken captive, to captivity he goes; if anyone is to be slain with the sword, with the sword must he be slain. Here is a call for the endurance and faith of the saints.