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Genesis 9 - AMP

2 And the fear of you and the dread and terror of you shall be upon every beast of the land, every bird of the air, all that creeps upon the ground, and upon all the fish of the sea; they are delivered into your hand.

3 Every moving thing that lives shall be food for you; and as I gave you the green vegetables and plants, I give you everything.

4 But you shall not eat flesh with the life of it, which is its blood.

5 And surely for your lifeblood I will require an accounting; from every beast I will require it; and from man, from every man I will require a reckoning.

6 Whoever sheds man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed; for in the image of God He made man.

7 And you, be fruitful and multiply; bring forth abundantly on the earth and multiply on it.

8 Then God spoke to Noah and to his sons with him, saying,

9 Behold, I establish My covenant or pledge with you and with your descendants after you

10 And with every living creature that is with you--whether the birds, the livestock, or the wild beasts of the earth along with you, as many as came out of the ark--every animal of the earth.

11 I will establish My covenant or pledge with you: Never again shall all flesh be cut off by the waters of a flood; neither shall there ever again be a flood to destroy the earth and make it corrupt.

12 And God said, This is the token of the covenant (solemn pledge) which I am making between Me and you and every living creature that is with you, for all future generations:

13 I set My bow in the cloud, and it shall be a token or sign of a covenant or solemn pledge between Me and the earth.

14 And it shall be that when I bring clouds over the earth and the bow is seen in the clouds,

15 I will remember My covenant or solemn pledge which is between Me and you and every living creature of all flesh; and the waters will no more become a flood to destroy and make all flesh corrupt.

16 When the bow is in the clouds and I look upon it, I will remember the everlasting covenant or pledge between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth.

17 And God said to Noah, This is the token or sign of the covenant or solemn pledge which I have established between Me and all flesh upon the earth.

18 The sons of Noah who went forth from the ark were Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Ham was the father of Canaan .

19 These are the three sons of Noah, and from them the whole earth was overspread and stocked with inhabitants.

20 And Noah began to cultivate the ground, and he planted a vineyard.

21 And he drank of the wine and became drunk, and he was uncovered and lay naked in his tent.

22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, glanced at and saw the nakedness of his father and told his two brothers outside.

23 So Shem and Japheth took a garment, laid it upon the shoulders of both, and went backward and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were backward, and they did not see their father's nakedness.

24 When Noah awoke from his wine, and knew the thing which his youngest son had done to him,

25 He exclaimed, Cursed be Canaan! He shall be the The language of Noah here is an actual prophecy and not merely an expression of personal feeling. That Noah placed a curse on his youngest grandchild, Canaan, who would naturally be his favorite, can only be explained on the ground that in the prophetic spirit he saw into the future of the Canaanites. God Himself found the delinquency of the Canaanites insufferable and ultimately drove them out or subdued them and put the descendants of Shem in their place. But Noah's foresight did not yet include the extermination of the Canaanite peoples, for then he would have expressed it differently. He would not merely have called them ``the servant of servants" if he had foreseen their destruction. The form of the expression, therefore, testifies to the great age of the prophecy (J.P. Lange, A Commentary).servant of servants to his brethren!

26 He also said, Blessed be the Lord, the God of Shem! And blessed by the Lord my God be Shem! And let Canaan be his servant.

27 May God enlarge Japheth; and let him dwell in the tents of Shem, and let Canaan be his servant.

28 And Noah lived after the flood 350 years.

29 All the days of Noah were 950 years, and he died.

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Gospel of joy is a Gospel of peace
Shared by: W Pat Cunningham on Feb, 2017
Summary: "Peace in society cannot be understood as pacification or the mere absence of violence"
Scripture: Genesis 9:1-13
Denomination: Catholic
Views: 4
Elmer Towns avatar
Noah Lesson 11
Shared by: Elmer Towns on Nov, 2016
Summary: What We Know About Noah
Scripture: Genesis 9:20-25
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 67
Larry Turner avatar
Noah; To Be Exact
Shared by: Larry Turner on Feb, 2016
Summary: Noah was a man known to do exactly as God told him to do. His obedience saved all of man and the living creatures.
Scripture: Genesis 6:14-9:28
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 266
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You got mud in your ears of what?-- People relating to God part 3
Shared by: randy edwards on Sep, 2015
Summary: Part 3 of the people relating to God series. A look at the ones that did not get on the ark.
Scripture: Genesis 6:1-9:17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 352
Ulric Eley avatar
Ministering to the Indecently Exposed
Shared by: Ulric Eley on Mar, 2015
Summary: This text provides us with ways to minister to righteous men and women who have moments in life where they are seen at their worst.
Scripture: Genesis 9:20-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,138
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
A Bow in the Sky: Starting Over
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on Feb, 2015
Summary: The LORD God hangs His bow in the sky, like a warrior setting aside His weapons of destruction. It bodes well for us, even when we have been under His fatherly chastisement.
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Scripture: Genesis 9:8-17
Views: 840
Scott Bayles avatar
A New Beginning (4)
Shared by: Scott Bayles on Oct, 2014
Summary: Fourth in a series exploring the early chapters of Genesis, this three-point expository sermon highlights the rainbow as a symbol of God's patience, God's promises, and God's peace.
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Scripture: Genesis 9:8-16
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 840
Horace  Wimpey avatar
Nobody's Perfect
Shared by: Horace Wimpey on Oct, 2014
Summary: In the story of Noah and his drunkenness, we see the fall of a man who was lifted up as a model for mankind show his humanity. This story shows that all mankind is in need of God's grace. Nobody is perfect.
Scripture: Genesis 9:18-28
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 678
Kevin Ruffcorn avatar
People of the Covenant
Shared by: Kevin Ruffcorn on Sep, 2014
Summary: In the midst of judgment, The Lord moves to establish a Covenant with Noah, his family, and the animals of the ark. Out of death and destruction there is new life.
Scripture: Genesis 6:8-9:15
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,178
Gregory Thomas avatar
Shared by: Gregory Thomas on Aug, 2014
Summary: You can't uncover who covers you!!
Scripture: Genesis 9:20-25
Views: 910
Horace  Wimpey avatar
God's Signature
Shared by: Horace Wimpey on Aug, 2014
Summary: In the story of Noah, we see the covenant God and his signature of his covenant for all mankind.
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Scripture: Genesis 9:1-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,041
Michael Cotie avatar
When did Animals begin to fear Man
Shared by: Michael Cotie on Aug, 2014
Summary: A question from a member for a Wednesday night message, which shows when animals began to fear mankind.
Scripture: Genesis 1:24-9:3
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 484
Chris Jordan avatar
Noah: The True Story
Shared by: Chris Jordan on Apr, 2014
Summary: The true story of Noah teaches us something about the justice and mercy of God, and how His grace can save us from His wrath.
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Scripture: Genesis 6:1-9:13
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 12,782
Paul Barreca avatar
The Real Story of Noah
Shared by: Paul Barreca on Apr, 2014
Summary: The Darren Aronfsky film NOAH has created interest in the Bible. This sermon compares the story in the film with the biblical account and provides a way to discuss the film with friends.
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Noah and the flood Part 3
Shared by: Paul Clemente on Mar, 2014
Summary: What happened after the Flood?
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Scripture: Genesis 8:1-9:17
Denomination: Evangelical Free
Views: 1,158
Denn Guptill avatar
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Shared by: Denn Guptill on Mar, 2014
Summary: The story of Noah is about more than a lot of rain and a lot of animals, ultimately it is about a promise.
Scripture: Genesis 9:8-17
Denomination: Wesleyan
Views: 1,209
Mark H. Stevens ThD avatar
The History of Sexual Sin
Shared by: Mark H. Stevens ThD on Feb, 2014
Summary: A glance back through Biblical Histiry concerning sexual sin and it's effects on Israel and the Church today!
Scripture: Genesis 9:22-25
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 607
Craig Benner avatar
Stay Awake and Attend to the Altar
Shared by: Craig Benner on Jan, 2014
Summary: The altar is the place where God wants us dwell. He allows circumstances to get us there, and He would like us to dwell there.
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 733
Jeffery Anselmi avatar
God Builds A New Nation
Shared by: Jeffery Anselmi on Jan, 2014
Summary: God will build a new nation but He will start with an unlikely couple.
Scripture: Genesis 9:1-22:15
Views: 2,779
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The Beginning of Life as We Know It.
Shared by: Jeffery Anselmi on Jan, 2014
Summary: In Chapter 1 of the Story, we learn about creation and the beginning of God's pursuit to get us back from the ravages of sin!
Frederick Meekins avatar
Issue Of Personhood Foundational In Bioethical Debates
Shared by: Frederick Meekins on Nov, 2013
Summary: Issue Of Personhood Foundational In Bioethical Debates
Scripture: Genesis 9:6
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 336
Greg Nance avatar
From Proud Towers to Humble Alters
Shared by: Greg Nance on Oct, 2013
Summary: After Noah and his family began to populate the earth again, people once again left God's way and tried to do things their own way. Bad idea. God's way requires humble obedience, not proud power. Jesus told Paul,
Scripture: Genesis 9:1-12:7
Views: 1,423
Greg Nance avatar
Noah's Faith
Shared by: Greg Nance on Oct, 2013
Summary: How do you find favor in God's eyes in a world gone wrong? God gives us the example of Noah.
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Scripture: Genesis 6:1-9:28
Views: 896
Russ Adams avatar
Drunk in your Birthday Suit
Shared by: Russ Adams on Sep, 2013
Summary: This message encourages us to live past our our mistakes
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Scripture: Genesis 9:20-29
Denomination: Methodist
Views: 3,076
Andrew Warriner avatar
Pointers of Promise- Advent 1
Shared by: Andrew Warriner on Apr, 2013
Summary: We look to the past for the promise of the future, how the great patriarch are pointers of the promise of the awaited Messiah.
Scripture: Genesis 9:8-16
Denomination: Salvation Army
Views: 584
Scott Kircher avatar
Noah - Walking with God to the end of the Rainbow
Shared by: Scott Kircher on Apr, 2013
Summary: I think everyone of us wants the “end of the rainbow experience.” We are all looking for that “something” that brings meaning and joy to life. Well, that something is being used by God. As we begin our series this weekend, we will be going through God’
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Scripture: Genesis 6:9-9:29
Views: 3,632
John Shearhart avatar
Genesis 9:18-10:32
Shared by: John Shearhart on Mar, 2013
Summary: The gospel preached through the curse of Canaan and the blessing of Shem’s God.
Series: Genesis
Scripture: Genesis 9:18-10:21
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,017
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Genesis 9:8-19
Shared by: John Shearhart on Mar, 2013
Summary: The covenant of mercy and its token point to Christ and give hope to God’s people.
Series: Genesis
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Scripture: Genesis 9:8-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 869
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Genesis 9:1-7
Shared by: John Shearhart on Mar, 2013
Summary: The old (but unworn) story of redemption told through blessing, blood, and life!
Series: Genesis
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Scripture: Genesis 9:1-7
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God’s Purpose in Government
Shared by: Perry Greene on Nov, 2012
Summary: Contrary to popular Christian belief, God intends for us to be involved in the process of government and to exert Christian influence there. He created governments for the good of man. When Christian neglect their stewardship responsibilities they remove
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