Genesis 9:1-6 GNT

1 God blessed Noah and his sons and said, "Have many children, so that your descendants will live all over the earth. 1

References for Genesis 9:1

    • 27 9:1 - 9.1 Gn 1.28.
      2 All the animals, birds, and fish will live in fear of you. They are all placed under your power.
      3 Now you can eat them, as well as green plants; I give them all to you for food.
      4 The one thing you must not eat is meat with blood still in it; I forbid this because the life is in the blood. 2

      References for Genesis 9:4

        • 28 9:4 - 9.4 Lv 7.26, 27; 17.10-14; 19.26; Dt 12.16, 23; 15.23.
          5 If anyone takes human life, he will be punished. I will punish with death any animal that takes a human life.
          6 Human beings were made like God, so whoever murders one of them will be killed by someone else. 3

          References for Genesis 9:6

            • 29 9:6 - 9.6 Ex 20.13; Gn 1.26.