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Genesis 9

NIV 1 Then God blessed Noah and his sons, saying to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number and fill the earth. NIV 1 Then God blessed Noah and his sons, saying to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number and fill the earth. NIV 2 The fear and dread of you will fall upon all the beasts of the earth and all the birds of the air, upon every creature that moves along the ground, and upon all the fish of the sea; they are given into your hands. NIV 2 The fear and dread of you will fall upon all the beasts of the earth and all the birds of the air, upon every creature that moves along the ground, and upon all the fish of the sea; they are given into your hands. NIV 3 Everything that lives and moves will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything. NIV 3 Everything that lives and moves will be food for you. Just as I gave you the green plants, I now give you everything. NIV 4 "But you must not eat meat that has its lifeblood still in it. NIV 4 "But you must not eat meat that has its lifeblood still in it. NIV 5 And for your lifeblood I will surely demand an accounting. I will demand an accounting from every animal. And from each man, too, I will demand an accounting for the life of his fellow man. NIV 5 And for your lifeblood I will surely demand an accounting. I will demand an accounting from every animal. And from each man, too, I will demand an accounting for the life of his fellow man. NIV 6 "Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed; for in the image of God has God made man. NIV 6 "Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed; for in the image of God has God made man. NIV 7 As for you, be fruitful and increase in number; multiply on the earth and increase upon it." NIV 7 As for you, be fruitful and increase in number; multiply on the earth and increase upon it." NIV 8 Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him: NIV 8 Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him: NIV 9 "I now establish my covenant with you and with your descendants after you NIV 9 "I now establish my covenant with you and with your descendants after you NIV 10 and with every living creature that was with you--the birds, the livestock and all the wild animals, all those that came out of the ark with you--every living creature on earth. NIV 10 and with every living creature that was with you--the birds, the livestock and all the wild animals, all those that came out of the ark with you--every living creature on earth. NIV 11 I establish my covenant with you: Never again will all life be cut off by the waters of a flood; never again will there be a flood to destroy the earth." NIV 11 I establish my covenant with you: Never again will all life be cut off by the waters of a flood; never again will there be a flood to destroy the earth." NIV 12 And God said, "This is the sign of the covenant I am making between me and you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all generations to come: NIV 12 And God said, "This is the sign of the covenant I am making between me and you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all generations to come: NIV 13 I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. NIV 13 I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. NIV 14 Whenever I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow appears in the clouds, NIV 14 Whenever I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow appears in the clouds, NIV 15 I will remember my covenant between me and you and all living creatures of every kind. Never again will the waters become a flood to destroy all life. NIV 15 I will remember my covenant between me and you and all living creatures of every kind. Never again will the waters become a flood to destroy all life. NIV 16 Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth." NIV 16 Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth." NIV 17 So God said to Noah, "This is the sign of the covenant I have established between me and all life on the earth." NIV 17 So God said to Noah, "This is the sign of the covenant I have established between me and all life on the earth." NIV 18 The sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem, Ham and Japheth. (Ham was the father of Canaan.) NIV 18 The sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem, Ham and Japheth. (Ham was the father of Canaan.) NIV 19 These were the three sons of Noah, and from them came the people who were scattered over the earth. NIV 19 These were the three sons of Noah, and from them came the people who were scattered over the earth. NIV 20 Noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard. NIV 20 Noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard. NIV 21 When he drank some of its wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent. NIV 21 When he drank some of its wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent. NIV 22 Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father's nakedness and told his two brothers outside. NIV 22 Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father's nakedness and told his two brothers outside. NIV 23 But Shem and Japheth took a garment and laid it across their shoulders; then they walked in backward and covered their father's nakedness. Their faces were turned the other way so that they would not see their father's nakedness. NIV 23 But Shem and Japheth took a garment and laid it across their shoulders; then they walked in backward and covered their father's nakedness. Their faces were turned the other way so that they would not see their father's nakedness. NIV 24 When Noah awoke from his wine and found out what his youngest son had done to him, NIV 24 When Noah awoke from his wine and found out what his youngest son had done to him, NIV 25 he said, "Cursed be Canaan! The lowest of slaves will he be to his brothers." NIV 25 he said, "Cursed be Canaan! The lowest of slaves will he be to his brothers." NIV 26 He also said, "Blessed be the LORD, the God of Shem! May Canaan be the slave of Shem. NIV 26 He also said, "Blessed be the LORD, the God of Shem! May Canaan be the slave of Shem. NIV 27 May God extend the territory of Japheth; may Japheth live in the tents of Shem, and may Canaan be his slave." NIV 27 May God extend the territory of Japheth; may Japheth live in the tents of Shem, and may Canaan be his slave." NIV 28 After the flood Noah lived 350 years. NIV 28 After the flood Noah lived 350 years. NIV 29 Altogether, Noah lived 950 years, and then he died. NIV 29 Altogether, Noah lived 950 years, and then he died.