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Genesis 5 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 This is the history of the descendants of Adam. When God created people, he made them in the likeness of God. 1 This is the written account of Adam's line. When God created man, he made him in the likeness of God.
2 He created them male and female, and he blessed them and called them "human." 2 He created them male and female and blessed them. And when they were created, he called them "man. "
3 When Adam was 130 years old, his son Seth was born, and Seth was the very image of his father. 3 When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image; and he named him Seth.
4 After the birth of Seth, Adam lived another 800 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 4 After Seth was born, Adam lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters.
5 He died at the age of 930. 5 Altogether, Adam lived 930 years, and then he died.
6 When Seth was 105 years old, his son Enosh was born. 6 When Seth had lived 105 years, he became the father of Enosh.
7 After the birth of Enosh, Seth lived another 807 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 7 And after he became the father of Enosh, Seth lived 807 years and had other sons and daughters.
8 He died at the age of 912. 8 Altogether, Seth lived 912 years, and then he died.
9 When Enosh was 90 years old, his son Kenan was born. 9 When Enosh had lived 90 years, he became the father of Kenan.
10 After the birth of Kenan, Enosh lived another 815 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 10 And after he became the father of Kenan, Enosh lived 815 years and had other sons and daughters.
11 He died at the age of 905. 11 Altogether, Enosh lived 905 years, and then he died.
12 When Kenan was 70 years old, his son Mahalalel was born. 12 When Kenan had lived 70 years, he became the father of Mahalalel.
13 After the birth of Mahalalel, Kenan lived another 840 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 13 And after he became the father of Mahalalel, Kenan lived 840 years and had other sons and daughters.
14 He died at the age of 910. 14 Altogether, Kenan lived 910 years, and then he died.
15 When Mahalalel was 65 years old, his son Jared was born. 15 When Mahalalel had lived 65 years, he became the father of Jared.
16 After the birth of Jared, Mahalalel lived 830 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 16 And after he became the father of Jared, Mahalalel lived 830 years and had other sons and daughters.
17 He died at the age of 895. 17 Altogether, Mahalalel lived 895 years, and then he died.
18 When Jared was 162 years old, his son Enoch was born. 18 When Jared had lived 162 years, he became the father of Enoch.
19 After the birth of Enoch, Jared lived another 800 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 19 And after he became the father of Enoch, Jared lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters.
20 He died at the age of 962. 20 Altogether, Jared lived 962 years, and then he died.
21 When Enoch was 65 years old, his son Methuselah was born. 21 When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah.
22 After the birth of Methuselah, Enoch lived another 300 years in close fellowship with God, and he had other sons and daughters. 22 And after he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked with God 300 years and had other sons and daughters.
23 Enoch lived 365 years in all. 23 Altogether, Enoch lived 365 years.
24 He enjoyed a close relationship with God throughout his life. Then suddenly, he disappeared because God took him. 24 Enoch walked with God; then he was no more, because God took him away.
25 When Methuselah was 187 years old, his son Lamech was born. 25 When Methuselah had lived 187 years, he became the father of Lamech.
26 After the birth of Lamech, Methuselah lived another 782 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 26 And after he became the father of Lamech, Methuselah lived 782 years and had other sons and daughters.
27 He died at the age of 969. 27 Altogether, Methuselah lived 969 years, and then he died.
28 When Lamech was 182 years old, his son Noah was born. 28 When Lamech had lived 182 years, he had a son.
29 Lamech named his son Noah, for he said, "He will bring us relief from the painful labor of farming this ground that the LORD has cursed." 29 He named him Noah and said, "He will comfort us in the labor and painful toil of our hands caused by the ground the LORD has cursed."
30 After the birth of Noah, Lamech lived 595 years, and he had other sons and daughters. 30 After Noah was born, Lamech lived 595 years and had other sons and daughters.
31 He died at the age of 777. 31 Altogether, Lamech lived 777 years, and then he died.
32 By the time Noah was 500 years old, he had three sons: Shem, Ham, and Japheth. 32 After Noah was 500 years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham and Japheth.