1 God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, 'Breed, multiply and fill the earth.
Gen 1:28 Gen 8:17 Gen 9:7 Gen 1:22 Gen 2:3 Gen 10:32 Isa 51:2
2 Be the terror and the dread of all the animals on land and all the birds of heaven, of everything that moves on land and all the fish of the sea; they are placed in your hands.
Jas 3:7 Gen 1:28 Ezek 34:25 Gen 2:19 Gen 35:5 Hos 2:18 Job 5:22-23
3 Every living thing that moves will be yours to eat, no less than the foliage of the plants. I give you everything,
Rom 14:14 Deut 12:15 1Cor 10:23 1Cor 10:25-26 1Cor 10:31 1Tim 4:3-5 Acts 10:12-15
4 with this exception: you must not eat flesh with life, that is to say blood, in it.
Acts 15:20 Acts 15:29 Deut 12:16 Deut 12:23 Lev 17:10-14 Deut 15:23 Lev 3:17
5 And I shall demand account of your life-blood, too. I shall demand it of every animal, and of man. Of man as regards his fellow-man, I shall demand account for human life.
Exod 21:28-29 Exod 21:12 Gen 4:9-10 Lev 19:16 Deut 21:1-9 Exod 20:13 Matt 23:35
6 He who sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed, for in the image of God was man created.
Lev 24:17 Rev 13:10 Matt 26:52 Exod 21:12-14 Gen 1:26-27 Num 35:33 Gen 5:1
7 Be fruitful then and multiply, teem over the earth and subdue it!'
Gen 9:1 Gen 8:17 Gen 9:19 Gen 1:28
8 God spoke as follows to Noah and his sons,
9 'I am now establishing my covenant with you and with your descendants to come,
Gen 6:18 Gen 9:11 Gen 9:17 Gen 17:7-8 Gen 22:17 Isa 54:9-10 Jer 31:35-36
10 and with every living creature that was with you: birds, cattle and every wild animal with you; everything that came out of the ark, every living thing on earth.
Gen 8:1 Gen 9:15-16 Job 38:1-41 Job 41:1-34 Jonah 4:11 Ps 36:5-6 Ps 145:9
11 And I shall maintain my covenant with you: that never again shall all living things be destroyed by the waters of a flood, nor shall there ever again be a flood to devastate the earth.'
Isa 54:9 Gen 8:21-22 2Pet 3:11 Gen 7:21-23 2Pet 3:7
12 'And this', God said, 'is the sign of the covenant which I now make between myself and you and every living creature with you for all ages to come:
Gen 17:11 1Cor 11:23-25 Exod 12:13 Exod 13:16 Gen 9:17 Matt 26:26-28 Josh 2:12
13 I now set my bow in the clouds and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth.
Ezek 1:28 Rev 4:3 Rev 10:1
14 When I gather the clouds over the earth and the bow appears in the clouds,
15 I shall recall the covenant between myself and you and every living creature, in a word all living things, and never again will the waters become a flood to destroy all living things.
Ezek 16:60 Deut 7:9 1Kgs 8:23 Isa 54:8-10 Exod 28:12 Jer 14:21 Lev 26:42-45
16 When the bow is in the clouds I shall see it and call to mind the eternal covenant between God and every living creature on earth, that is, all living things.'
Gen 17:13 Gen 17:19 2Sam 23:5 Isa 54:8-10 Gen 8:21-22 Gen 9:9-11 Gen 17:7
17 'That', God told Noah, 'is the sign of the covenant I have established between myself and all living things on earth.'
18 The sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem, Ham and Japheth-Ham being the father of Canaan.
Gen 10:1 Gen 10:6 1Chr 1:4 Gen 9:23 Gen 9:25-27
19 These three were Noah's sons, and from these the whole earth was peopled.
1Chr 1:4-28 Gen 5:32 Gen 8:17 Gen 10:2-32
20 Noah, a tiller of the soil, was the first to plant the vine.
1Cor 9:7 Deut 20:6 Deut 28:30 Eccl 5:9 Gen 3:18-19 Gen 3:23 Gen 4:2
21 He drank some of the wine, and while he was drunk, he lay uncovered in his tent.
Prov 20:1 Hab 2:15-16 Prov 23:31-32 1Cor 10:12 Eccl 7:20 Gal 5:21 Gen 6:9
22 Ham, father of Canaan, saw his father naked and told his two brothers outside.
1Cor 13:6 Gal 6:1 Matt 18:15 Obad 1:12-13 Ps 40:15 Ps 70:3 Prov 25:9
23 Shem and Japheth took a cloak and they both put it over their shoulders, and walking backwards, covered their father's nakedness; they kept their faces turned away, and they did not look at their father naked.
1Pet 2:17 1Pet 4:8 1Tim 5:1 1Tim 5:17 1Tim 5:19 Exod 20:12 Gal 6:1
24 When Noah awoke from his stupor he learned what his youngest son had done to him,
25 and said: Accursed be Canaan, he shall be his brothers' meanest slave.
Josh 9:23 Deut 27:16 John 8:34 1Kgs 9:20-21 2Chr 8:7-8 Deut 28:18 Gen 3:14
26 He added: Blessed be Yahweh, God of Shem, let Canaan be his slave!
Deut 33:26 Gen 10:10-26 Gen 12:1-3 Gen 27:37 Gen 27:40 Heb 11:16 Luke 3:23-36
27 May God make space for Japheth, may he live in the tents of Shem, and let Canaan be his slave!
Rom 11:12 Rom 15:12 Eph 2:13-14 Eph 2:19 Eph 3:6 Eph 3:13 Heb 11:9-10
28 After the flood Noah lived three hundred and fifty years.
29 In all, Noah's life lasted nine hundred and fifty years; then he died.
Gen 5:5 Gen 5:20 Gen 5:27 Gen 5:32 Gen 11:11-25 Ps 90:10