1 And the Lord said unto Noah, Mat. 24:38;Luke 17:26;Heb. 11:7;1 Pet. 3:20;2 Pet. 2:5Come thou and all thy house into the ark; for ch. 6:9;Ps. 33:18;Prov. 10:9;2 Pet. 2:9thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.
5 ch. 6:22And Noah did according unto all that the Lord commanded him.
6 And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth.
7 ver. 1And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.
8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the earth,
9 There went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.
11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all ch. 8:2;Prov. 8:28;Ezek. 26:19the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the ch. 8:2;Ps. 78:23[e]windows of heaven were opened.
12 ver. 4,17And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
13 In the selfsame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark;
14 ch. 6:19They, and every beast after his kind, and all the cattle after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind, and every fowl after his kind, every bird of every [f]sort.
15 And they ch. 6:20went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life.
16 And they that went in, went in male and female of all flesh, ver. 2,3as God had commanded him: and the Lord shut him in.
17 ver. 4,12And the flood was forty days upon the earth; and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the earth.
18 And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth; Ps. 104:26and the ark went upon the face of the waters.
19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all the high hills, that were under the whole heaven, were covered.
20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters prevail; and the mountains were covered.
21 ch. 6:13,17And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, and every man:
23 And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: and 1 Pet. 3:20;2 Pet. 2:5Noah only remained alive, and they that were with him in the ark.
24 ch. 8:3;& 8:4;compared with ver. 11 of this chapterAnd the waters prevailed upon the earth an hundred and fifty days.