Genesis, 6

Genesis, 6

God's Judgment on the Earth ● 22 verses ● 2 min

God was sad that people were only thinking about bad things and doing bad things. He decided to make it rain for forty days and forty nights to clean the earth and start over. But, he saved one man and his family in a big boat called an ark.

Genesis 6 is a pivotal chapter in the book of Genesis, as it marks the beginning of the great flood. In this chapter, God sees the wickedness of man and decides to bring a flood to wipe out all of humanity. God tells Noah to build an ark and to take two of every kind of animal on board. Noah obeys God and builds the ark, and God sends the flood to wipe out all of humanity. This chapter is significant because it marks the beginning of a new era in the Bible. It is the first time that God has taken drastic action to punish humanity for its wickedness. It is also significant because it shows God's mercy in allowing Noah and his family to survive the flood. This chapter also serves as a reminder of God's power and authority over all of creation. The story of Noah and the flood is a powerful reminder of God's justice and mercy. It is a reminder that God will punish wickedness, but also that He is willing to show mercy and give second chances. This chapter serves as a reminder that God is in control and that He will always act in accordance with His will.


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Genesis, 6

God's Judgment on the Earth

And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them,

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 1

That the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 2

And the LORD said, My spirit shall not always strive with man, for that he also is flesh: yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 3

There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 4

And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 5

And it repented the LORD that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 6

And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 7

But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 8

These are the generations of Noah: Noah was a just man and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 9

And Noah begat three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 10

The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 11

And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 12

And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 13

Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 14

And this is the fashion which thou shalt make it of: The length of the ark shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 15

A window shalt thou make to the ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side thereof; with lower, second, and third stories shalt thou make it.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 16

And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth shall die.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 17

But with thee will I establish my covenant; and thou shalt come into the ark, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy sons' wives with thee.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 18

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 19

Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two of every sort shall come unto thee, to keep them alive.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 20

And take thou unto thee of all food that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for food for thee, and for them.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 21

Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.

Genesis, Chapter: 6, Verse: 22


How long does it take to read Genesis chapter 6?

Assuming a reader with an average reading speed of 300 WPM reads the Genesis, chapter 6 it would take approximately 2 minutes to finish.

How many verses does Genesis, chapter 6 have?

There are 22 verses in the book of Genesis.

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