There were giants in the earth in those days; and also afterthat,when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old,men of renown.5
And GODsaw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was onlyevilcontinually.6
And it repented the LORD that he had mademan on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.7
And the LORDsaid , I will destroyman whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man,andbeast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.
But Noahfoundgrace in the eyes of the LORD.9
These are the generations of Noah:Noah was a justman and perfecta in his generations, and Noahwalked with God.10
And Noahbegatthreesons,Shem,Ham, and Japheth.11
The earth also was corruptbeforeGod, and the earth was filled with violence.12
And Godlooked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt ; for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.13
And Godsaid unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled withviolence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.b14Make thee an ark of gopherwood;roomsc shalt thou makein the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch.