Gen. 7:1 Yahweh said to Noah, “come with all of your household into the ark, for I have seen your righteousness before Me in this generation.
Gen. 7:2 You will take seven pairs of every clean beast with you, the male and his female. Of the beasts that are unclean, take two, the male and his female.
Gen. 7:3 Also of the birds of the heavens, seven male and seven female, to keep seed alive on the surface of all the soil.
Gen. 7:4 In seven days, I will cause it to rain on the region for forty days and forty nights. Every living thing that I have made, I will destroy from the surface of the ground.”
Gen. 7:5 Noah did everything that Yahweh commanded him.
Gen. 7:6 Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters came upon that region.
Gen. 7:7 Noah went into the ark with his sons, his wife, and his sons’ wives, because of the waters of the flood.
Gen. 7:8 Clean beasts, beasts that are unclean, birds, and everything that creeps on the ground
Gen. 7:9 went by pairs to Noah into the ark, male and female, as God commanded Noah.
Gen. 7:10 It happened after the seven days that the waters of the flood came on the land.
Gen. 7:11 In the six hundredth year of Noah’s life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on the same day all the fountains of the great deep burst open, and the heaven’s windows were opened.
Gen. 7:12 The rain was on the land forty days and forty nights.
Gen. 7:13 In the same day Noah, and Shem, Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah’s wife, and the three wives of his sons with them, entered into the ark;
Gen. 7:14 they, and every beast after its kind, all the livestock after their kind, every creeping thing that creeps on the earth after its kind, and every bird after its kind, every bird of every sort.
Gen. 7:15 They went to Noah into the ship, by pairs of all flesh with the breath of life in them.
Gen. 7:16 Those who went in, went in male and female of all flesh, as God commanded him; and Yahweh shut him in.
Gen. 7:17 The flood was forty days on the land. The waters increased, and lifted up the ship, and it was lifted up above the land.
Gen. 7:18 The waters prevailed, and increased greatly upon that region; and the vessel floated on the surface of the waters.
Gen. 7:19 The waters prevailed exceedingly on the land. All the high hills that were under the whole heavens were covered.
Gen. 7:20 The waters prevailed fifteen cubits upward, and the hills were covered.
Gen. 7:21 All flesh died that moved upon that region, including birds, livestock, beasts, every creeping thing that creeps on the land, and every man.
Gen. 7:22 All in whose nostrils was the breath of the spirit of life, of all that was in the dry ground, died.
Gen. 7:23 Every living thing was wiped out that was on the surface of the ground, including man, livestock, creeping things, and birds of the heavens. They were wiped out from the region. Only Noah was left alive, and those who were with him in the ark.
Gen. 7:24 The waters prevailed upon the region one hundred and fifty days.