How were humans created in the image of The Merciful (God) from a Sunni viewpoint?
Pertains to the Oneness and Unity of God (continuation of the Fourth Mystery)
Yes, the existence and certainty of divine mercy is as visible as the sun. For just as a central pattern [in a woven tapestry] is a result of the order and situation of the weft and warps coming from every direction; so too the glowing wefts extending from the manifestation of a thousand and one divine names in the vast sphere of this universe…
Mysteries of بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم [In the name of Allah the Merciful the Compasstionate]