Bible Cross References
Genesis 6:1-8
When people had spread all over the world, and daughters were being born,
some of the heavenly beings saw that these young women were beautiful, so they took the ones they liked.
Then the LORD said, "I will not allow people to live forever; they are mortal. From now on they will live no longer than 120 years."
In those days, and even later, there were giants on the earth who were descendants of human women and the heavenly beings. They were the great heroes and famous men of long ago.
When the LORD saw how wicked everyone on earth was and how evil their thoughts were all the time,
he was sorry that he had ever made them and put them on the earth. He was so filled with regret
that he said, "I will wipe out these people I have created, and also the animals and the birds, because I am sorry that I made any of them."
But the LORD was pleased with Noah.
Job 22:15
Are you determined to walk in the paths that evil people have always followed?
Job 22:16
Even before their time had come, they were washed away by a flood.
Matthew 24:37-39
The coming of the Son of Man will be like what happened in the time of Noah.
In the days before the flood people ate and drank, men and women married, up to the very day Noah went into the boat;
yet they did not realize what was happening until the flood came and swept them all away. That is how it will be when the Son of Man comes.
Luke 17:26
As it was in the time of Noah so shall it be in the days of the Son of Man.
Luke 17:27
Everybody kept on eating and drinking, and men and women married, up to the very day Noah went into the boat and the flood came and killed them all.
Hebrews 11:7
It was faith that made Noah hear God's warnings about things in the future that he could not see. He obeyed God and built a boat in which he and his family were saved. As a result, the world was condemned, and Noah received from God the righteousness that comes by faith.
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Genesis 7:1-24
The LORD said to Noah, "Go into the boat with your whole family; I have found that you are the only one in all the world who does what is right.
Take with you seven pairs of each kind of ritually clean animal, but only one pair of each kind of unclean animal.
Take also seven pairs of each kind of bird. Do this so that every kind of animal and bird will be kept alive to reproduce again on the earth.
Seven days from now I am going to send rain that will fall for forty days and nights, in order to destroy all the living beings that I have made."
And Noah did everything that the LORD commanded.
Noah was six hundred years old when the flood came on the earth.
He and his wife, and his sons and their wives, went into the boat to escape the flood.
A male and a female of every kind of animal and bird, whether ritually clean or unclean,
went into the boat with Noah, as God had commanded.
Seven days later the flood came.
When Noah was six hundred years old, on the seventeenth day of the second month all the outlets of the vast body of water beneath the earth burst open, all the floodgates of the sky were opened,
and rain fell on the earth for forty days and nights.
On that same day Noah and his wife went into the boat with their three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth, and their wives.
With them went every kind of animal, domestic and wild, large and small, and every kind of bird.
A male and a female of each kind of living being went into the boat with Noah,
as God had commanded. Then the LORD shut the door behind Noah.
The flood continued for forty days, and the water became deep enough for the boat to float.
The water became deeper, and the boat drifted on the surface.
It became so deep that it covered the highest mountains;
it went on rising until it was about twenty-five feet above the tops of the mountains.
Every living being on the earth died---every bird, every animal, and every person.
Everything on earth that breathed died.
The LORD destroyed all living beings on the earth---human beings, animals, and birds. The only ones left were Noah and those who were with him in the boat.
The water did not start going down for a hundred and fifty days.
1 Peter 3:20
These were the spirits of those who had not obeyed God when he waited patiently during the days that Noah was building his boat. The few people in the boat---eight in all---were saved by the water,
a preacher
1 Peter 3:19
and in his spiritual existence he went and preached to the imprisoned spirits.
Jude 1:14
It was Enoch, the seventh direct descendant from Adam, who long ago prophesied this about them: "The Lord will come with many thousands of his holy angels
Jude 1:15
to bring judgment on all, to condemn them all for the godless deeds they have performed and for all the terrible words that godless sinners have spoken against him!"
2 Peter 3:6
and it was also by water, the water of the flood, that the old world was destroyed.