Genesis 6:8-14

Genesis 6:8-14

But Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord.

Noah and the Flood

These are the generations of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless in his generation. Noah walked with God. 10 And Noah had three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

11 Now the earth was corrupt in God's sight, and the earth was filled with violence. 12 And God saw the earth, and behold, it was corrupt, for all flesh had corrupted their way on the earth. 13 And God said to Noah, “I have determined to make an end of all flesh, [1] for the earth is filled with violence through them. Behold, I will destroy them with the earth. 14 Make yourself an ark of gopher wood. [2] Make rooms in the ark, and cover it inside and out with pitch. (ESV)

Footnotes

[1] 6:13 Hebrew The end of all flesh has come before me
[2] 6:14 An unknown kind of tree; transliterated from Hebrew

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