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Genesis 8:4

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 8:4  (King James Version)
And the ark rested in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, upon the mountains of Ararat.
 


the ark
7:17-19

seventh month
That is, of the year, not of the deluge.

Ararat
Ararat is generally understood to be Armenia, as it is rendered elsewhere, in which there is a great chain of mountains, like the Alps or the Pyrenees, upon the highest part of which, called by some, "The Finger Mountain," the ark is supposed to have rested.
2 Kings 19:37 ; Isaiah 37:38 ; Jeremiah 51:27
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