17 The flood (A)continued forty days on the earth. The waters increased and bore up the ark, and it rose high above the earth.

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For in seven days (A)I will send rain on the earth forty days and forty nights, (B)and every living thing[a] that I have made I will blot out from the face of the ground.”

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 7:4 Hebrew all existence; also verse 23

12 And rain fell upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

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