Fulfilling God's purpose to express and represent Him
Noah and his sons and said to them, 1Be bfruitful
and multiply and fill the earth.
of you and the terror of you shall be upon every animal of the earth and upon every bird of heaven, on everything that creeps on the ground and on all the fish of the sea; into your hand they are delivered.
moving thing that lives shall be 1afood
for you; just as I gave you
the green bherb
I have given you everything.
flesh with its life, that is
, its ablood
, you shall not eat.
indeed your lifeblood I will require; from every aanimal
I will require it. And from every man, from every man’s brother, I will brequire
the life of man.
sheds man’s blood,
By man shall his blood be shed,
For in the 2aimage
He made man.
you, be afruitful
Abound on the earth and multiply in it.
Living under God's covenant
No more judgment through death's waters
God spoke to Noah and to his sons with him, saying,
I Myself now establish My 1acovenant
with you and with your seed after you
with every living animal that is with you: the birds, the cattle, and every animal of the earth with you, of all that came out of the ark, every animal of the earth.
I establish My covenant with you, that never again will all flesh be cut off by the awaters
of the flood, and never again will there be a flood to destroy the earth.
The rainbow as the sign of God's faithfulness in keeping His covenant
God said, This is the asign
of the covenant which I am making between Me and you and every living animal that is with you, for perpetual generations:
set My 1abow
in the clouds, and it shall be for a sign of a covenant between Me and the earth.
when I bring clouds over the earth, and the bow is seen in the clouds,
My covenant which is between Me and you and every living animal of all flesh, and never again will the bwaters
become a flood to destroy all flesh.
the bow will be in the clouds, and I will look upon it to remember the aeverlasting
covenant between God and every living animal of all flesh that is upon the earth.
God said to Noah, This is the asign
of the covenant which I have established between Me and all flesh that is upon the earth.
The failure of the leader and deputy authority
Caused by the success of his work
the sons of Noah who came forth from the ark were Shem and Ham and Japheth. And Ham was the father of Canaan.
three were the sons of Noah, and afrom
these the whole earth was spread over.
Noah began to be a farmer, and he planted a vineyard.
he drank of the wine and became drunk. And he 1uncovered
himself inside his tent.
Ham exposing the failure, and Shem and Japheth covering the failure
Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the anakedness
of his father and told his two brothers outside.
Shem and Japheth took a garment and laid it
upon both their shoulders, and they walked backward and covered the nakedness of their father. And their faces were turned
backward, so that they did not see their father’s nakedness.
Noah awoke from his wine and learned what his youngest son had done to him.
Ham's son receiving the curse, and Shem and Japheth receiving the blessing
he said, 1Cursed
A servant of servants
Shall he be to his brothers.
Blessed be Jehovah,
The God of 1Shem
And let Canaan be his servant.
God enlarge Japheth,
And let him dwell in the 1tents
And let Canaan be his servant.
Noah lived after the flood three hundred fifty years.
all the days of Noah were nine hundred fifty years, and he died.