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
All the animals, birds, and fish will live in fear of you. They are all placed under your power.
Now you can eat them, as well as green plants; I give them all to you for food.
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
9.4 Lv 7.26, 27; 17.10-14; 19.26; Dt 12.16, 23; 15.23.
If anyone takes human life, he will be punished. I will punish with death any animal that takes a human life.
Human beings were made like God, so whoever murders one of them will be killed by someone else. 3
References for Genesis 9:6
9.6 Ex 20.13; Gn 1.26.
"You must have many children, so that your descendants will live all over the earth." 4
References for Genesis 9:7