Genesis 8:21

Overview - Genesis 8
God remembers Noah, and assuages the waters.
The ark rests on Ararat.
Noah sends forth a raven and then a dove.
13 Noah, being commanded, goes forth from the ark.
20 He builds an altar, and offers sacrifice, which God accepts, and promises to curse the earth no more.
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Genesis 8:21  (King James Version)
And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite any more every thing living, as I have done.
 


smelled
Leviticus 1:9 Leviticus 1:13 Leviticus 1:17 ; 26:31 Song of Solomon 4:10 Song of Solomon 4:11 ; Isaiah 65:6 ; Ezekiel 20:41 ; Amos 5:21 Amos 5:22
2 Corinthians 2:15 ; Ephesians 5:2 ; Philippians 4:18

sweet savour
Hebrew savour of rest. curse.
3:17 4:12 5:29 6:17

for
or, though. the imagination.
6:5 Job 14:4 ; 15:14-16 Psalms 51:5 ; 58:3 Proverbs 20:9 ; Ecclesiastes 7:20 ; Isaiah 47:12
Isaiah 47:15 ; 48:8 53:6 Jeremiah 8:6 ; 17:9 18:12 Matthew 15:19 ; John 3:6
Romans 1:21 ; 3:23 Romans 8:7 Romans 8:8 Ephesians 2:1-3 ; James 1:14 James 1:15 ; James 4:1 James 4:2 1 John 5:19

neither
9:11-15 Isaiah 54:9 Isaiah 54:10

as I
2 Peter 3:6 2 Peter 3:7
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