Then God said to Noah,
"Come out of the ark, you and your wife and your sons and their wives.1
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Bring out every kind of living creature that is with you--the birds, the animals, and all the creatures that move along the ground--so they can multiply on the earth and be fruitful and increase in number upon it."2
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So Noah came out, together with his sons and his wife and his sons' wives.3
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All the animals and all the creatures that move along the ground and all the birds--everything that moves on the earth--came out of the ark, one kind after another.
Then Noah built an altar to the LORD 4 and, taking some of all the clean animals and clean5 birds, he sacrificed burnt offerings6 on it.
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The LORD smelled the pleasing aroma7 and said in his heart: "Never again will I curse the ground8 because of man, even though every inclination of his heart is evil from childhood.9 And never again will I destroy10 all living creatures,11 as I have done.
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"As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest,12 cold and heat, summer and winter,13 day and night will never cease."14
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