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Jude 14 Enoch also the SEVENTH from Adam prophesied of these, saying, Behold, the LORD cometh with ten thousands of his Saints.

Is To execute JUDGMENT Upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them, of all their ungodly Deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard Speeches, which UNGODLY Sinners have spoken against him.

CH A P. VI.

1 The Wickedness of the World, which provoked God's Wrath

and caused the Flood. 8 Noah findeth Grace. 14 The Oder, Form, and End of the Ark.

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ND it came to pass, when Men began to multi

ply on the Face of the Earth, and Daughteis were born unto them.

2 That the Sons of God saw the Daughters of Men, that they were fair ; and they took them Wives of all which they chose.

3 And the Lord said, My Spirit shall not always strive with Man, for that he also is Flesh: yet his Days Mall be an HUNDRED and TWENTY Years.

4. There were Giants in the Earth in those Days; and also after that, 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 s And God saw that the Ecclef. vii. 29 God hath made Man Wickedness of Man was great upright, but they have fought out

many Invencions in the Earth, and that every Marh sv. 19 For out of the Heart Imagination of the Thoughts proceed evil Thoughts, Murders, Aof his Heart was only Evil dulteries, Fornications, Thefts, false

Wirness, Blasphemies; continually.

20 Theie are the Things which de

file a Man. 6. And it repented the ? Pjal. xiv 2 The LORD looked Lord that he had made Man of Men; to fee if there were any

down from Heaven upon the Children on the Earth, and it grieved that did understand, and seek Gov. him at his Heart.

3 They are all gone alide. chey

are all together become filthy : 7 And the LORD said, I there is none that doeth good, no will destroy Man, whom I not one.

Psa!. lviii. 2 Yea, in Heart you have created, from the Face

work Wickedness, you weigh the of the Earth, both Man and Violence of your Hands in the Beast, and the creeping Thing, Earth. and the Fowls of the Air : for the womb, they go aftray atioon as

3 The Wicked are estranged from it repentețh me that I have they be born, ipeåking lies. made them.

8 But

3 But Noah found Grace 4. Their Poison is like the Poison in the Eyes of the LORD.

of a Serpent; they are like the deaf

Adder that stoppeth her Ear. 9 These are the Generations of Noah: Noah was a just Man, and perfect in his Generations, and Noah walked with God.

10 And Noah begat three Sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

1 The Earth also was corrupt before God ; and the Earth was filled with Violence.

12 And God looked upon the Earth, and behold, it was corrupt : for all Flesh had corrupted his Way upon the Earth. 13 And God said unto

Matth. xxiv. 37 As the Days of Noah, The End of all Flesh Noah were, so shall also the coming

of the Son of Man be. is come before me ; for the 38 For as in the Days that were Earth is filled with Violence before the Flood, they were eating, through them: and behold, I in Marriage, until the Day that Noc

and drinking, marrying, and giving will destroy them with the entred into the Ark, Earth.

39 And knew not until the Flood

came, and took them all away ; so 14 Make thee an Ark of thall also the coming of the son of Gopher-wood: Rooms shalt Man be thou make in the Ark, and there shall come in the laft Days scof

2 Pet. iii. 3 Knowing this first, that shalt pitch it within and with- fers, walking after their own Lusts, out with Pitch.

4 And saying, Where is the Pro15 And this is the Fashion mise of his coming ? for since the

Fathers fell asleep, all Things contiwhich thou shalt make it of: nue as they were from the Beginning The Length of the Ark shall of the Creation. be three hundred Cubits, the

s For this they willingly are igno

rant of, that by the Word of God Breadth of it fifty Cubits, and the Heavens were of old, and the the Heighth of it thirty Cu- Earth standing out of the Water, and

in the Water. bits.

6 Whereby the World that then 16 A Window shalt thou was, being overflowed with Water, make to the Ark, and in a perished. Cubit shalt thou finish it a- which are now, by the same Word are

7 But the Heavens and the Earth bove ; and the Door of the kept in store, reserved unto Fire, aArk shalt thou set in the side gainst the Day of Judgment, and Per

dition of ungodly Men. thereof: with lower, second,

Job xxii. is Haft thou marked the and third Stories shalt thou old way which wicked Men have make it.

troden

16 which were cut down out of 17 And behold, I, even I Time, whose Foundation was overdo bring a Flood of Wa- Aown with a Flood. ters upon the Earth, to de

17 Which said unto God, Depart

from iis : : and what can the ALMIGHTY Itroy all Flesh, wherein is the do for them?

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Ver. A said unto Noah. Once suffered for Sins, the Juft for

Breath of Life, from under Rom. i. 18 For the Wrath of God
Heaven : and every thing that Ungodliness, and Unrighteousness of

is revealed from Heaven against all is in the Earth Ihall die.

Men, who hold the Truth in Varigh18 But with thee will I teousness. establish my Covenant : and

21 Because that when they knew

God, they glorificd him not as God, thou shalt come into the Ark; neither were thankful, but became thou, and thy Sons, and thy vain in their Imaginations, and their

foolish Heart was darkned. Wife, and thy Sons Wives with thee.

19. And of every living Thing of all Flesh, two of every fort shalt thou bring into the Ark, to keep them alive with thee : they shall be Male and Female.

20 Of Fowls after their Kind, and of Cattle after their Kind, of every creeping Thing of the Earth after his Kind : two of every sort shall come unto thee, to keep them alive.

21 And take thou unto thee of all Food that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for Food for thee, and for them.

22 Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.

CH A P. VII.
í Noah with his Family and the living Creatures enter into the

Ark. 17 The Beginning, Increase, and Continuance of the
Flood.

* 1 Pet. iii. 18 For Christ also hath

the ( Come thou, and all thy House to GOD) being put to Death in the into the Ark : for thee have Flesh, but quickned by the Spirit :

19 By which also he went and I seen righteous before me in

preached unto the Spirits in Prison; this Generation.

20 Which sometime were disobe 2 Of every clean Beast dient, when once the long-suffering

of God waited in the Days of Noah, thou shalt take to thee by Se- while the Ark was a preparing, wherevens, the Male and his Fe- in few, that is, eight Souls, were samale : and of Beasts that are ved by Water. not clean by Two, the Male ven Baptism, doth also now save us,

21 The like Figure whereunto, eand his Female.

(not the putting away of the Filth of 3 Of Fowls also of the Air the Flesh, but the Answer of a good

Conscience towards God) by the Reby Sevens, the Male and the furre&tion of Jssus CHRIST. Female ; to keep Seed alive 22 Who is gone into Heaven, and

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being made subjeâ unto him. 4. For yet seven Days, and I will cause it to rain upon the Earth forty Days and forty Nights : and every living Substance that I have made, will I destroy from off the Face of the Earth.

5 * And Noah did according unto all that the LORD warned of God, of Things not seen

* Heb. xi. 7. By Faith Noah being commanded him.

as yet, moved with Fcar, prepared an 6 And Noah was fix hun- Ark to the saving of his House ; by dred Years old, when the and became Heir of the Righteousness

the which he condemned the World, Flood of Waters were upon which is by Faith. the Earth.

7 And Noah went in, and his Sons, and his Wife, and his Sons Wives with him, into the Ark, because of the Waters of the Flood.

8 Of clean Beasts, and of Beasts that are not clean, and of Fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the Earth,

9 There went in two and two unto Noah into the Ark, the Male and the Female, as God had commanded Noah.

10 And it came to pass after seven Days, that the Waters of the Flood were upon the Earth.

u In the fix hundredth Year of Noah's Life, in the fecond Month, the seventeenth Day of the Month, the same Day were all the Fountains of the great Deep broken up, and the Windows of Heaven were opened,

12 And the Rain was upon the Earth forty Days and forty Nights.

13 In the self-fame Day entred Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the Sons of Noah, and Noah's Wife, and the three Wives of his Sons with them, into the Ark :

14 They, and every Beast after his Kind, and all the Cattle after their Kind, and every creeping Thing that creepeth upon the Earth after his Kind, and every Fowl after his Kind, every Bird of every Sort.

15 And they went in unto Noah into the Ark, two and two of all Fleih, wherein is the Breath of Life.

16 And they that went in, went in Male and Female of all Flesh, as God had commanded him; and the LORD Ihut him in,

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17 And the Flood was forty Days upon the Earth : and the waters increased, and bear up the Ark, and it was lift up above the Earth.

18 And the Waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the Earth : and the Ark went upon the Face of the Waters.

19 And the Waters prevailed exceedingly upon the Earth; and all the high Hills that were under the whole Heaven, were covered.

20 Fifteen Cubits upward did the Waters prevail; and the Mountains were covered.

21 And all Flesh died that moved upon the Earth, both of Fowl, and of Cattle, and of Beast, and of every creeping Thing that creepeth upon the Earth, and every Man.

22 All in whose Nostrils was the Breath of Life, of all that was in the dry Land, died.

23 And every living Substance was destroyed which was upon the Face of the Ground, both Man, and Cattle, and the creeping Things, and the Fowl of the Heaven ; and they were destroyed from the Earth : and Noah only remained alive, and they that were with him in the Ark.

24 And the Waters prevailed upon the Earth an hundred and fifty Days.

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