Now Noah was 1sixhundredyearsold when the flood of wateracame upon the earth.
Then 2Noah and his sons and his wife and his sons'wives with him entered the arkbecause of the water of the flood.
83Of cleananimals and animals that are not clean and birds and everything that creeps on the ground,
there went into the ark to Noahbby twos, male and female, as God had commandedNoah.
It came about after 4the sevendays, that the water of the floodccame upon the earth.
In the 5sixhundredthyear of Noah'slife, in the secondmonth, on the seventeenthday of the month, on the samedayall6the fountains of the greatdeepburstopen, and the dfloodgates of the sky were opened.
127The rainefell upon the earth for fortydays and fortynights.
On the verysameday8Noah and Shem and Ham and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah'swife and the threewives of his sons with them, entered the ark,
they and everybeast after its kind, and all the cattle after ftheir kind, and everycreepingthing that creeps on the earth after its kind, and everybird after its kind, gallsorts of birds.
So they went into the ark to Noah, 9by twos of allflesh in which was the breath of life.
Those that entered, male and female of allflesh, entered as God had commanded him; and the LORDclosed it behind him.