These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created…
1. Life is a Divine bestowment.
2. Dust which is Divinely inspired is no longer mere dust; the true life is neither groveling on the earth, nor so much away from the earth as to be no longer the life of a living soul.
3. The creature who is last formed, and for whom all other things wait and are prepared, is made to be the interpreter of all, and the glory of God in them. - R.
Parallel VersesKJV: These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens,