Genesis 6:9

Noah and the Flood

9 This is the account of Noah and his family. Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of his time, and he walked faithfully with God.

Genesis 6:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 These are the generations of Noah: Noah was a just man and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God.
ESV
9 These are the generations of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless in his generation. Noah walked with God.
NLT
9 This is the account of Noah and his family. Noah was a righteous man, the only blameless person living on earth at the time, and he walked in close fellowship with God.
MSG
9 This is the story of Noah: Noah was a good man, a man of integrity in his community. Noah walked with God.
CSB
9 These are the family records of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless among his contemporaries; Noah walked with God.

Genesis 6:9 In-Context

7 So the LORD said, “I will wipe from the face of the earth the human race I have created—and with them the animals, the birds and the creatures that move along the ground—for I regret that I have made them.”
8 But Noah found favor in the eyes of the LORD.
9 This is the account of Noah and his family. Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of his time, and he walked faithfully with God.
10 Noah had three sons: Shem, Ham and Japheth.
11 Now the earth was corrupt in God’s sight and was full of violence.

Cross References 4

  • 1. S Genesis 2:4
  • 2. Genesis 17:1; Deuteronomy 18:13; 2 Samuel 22:24; Job 1:1; Job 4:6; Job 9:21; Job 12:4; Job 31:6; Psalms 15:2; Psalms 18:23; Psalms 19:13; Psalms 37:37; Proverbs 2:7
  • 3. Genesis 7:1; Psalms 37:39; Jeremiah 15:1; Ezekiel 14:14,20; Daniel 10:11; S Luke 1:6; Hebrews 11:7; 2 Peter 2:5
  • 4. S Genesis 5:22
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