|Overview - Genesis 7|
|1||Noah, with his family, and the living creatures, enter the ark, and the flood begins.|
|17||The increase and continuance of the flood for forty days.|
|21||All flesh is destroyed by it.|
Genesis 7:24 (King James Version)
And the waters prevailed upon the earth an hundred and fifty days.
- Genesis 8:3 Genesis 8:4
- compare with ver
- 11 of this chapter.
- The breaking up of the fountains of the great deep, and the raining forty days and nights, had raised the waters fifteen cubits, or twenty-two feet and a half, above the highest mountain; after which forty days, it appears to have continued at this height one hundred and fifty days more.