1 And God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “aBe fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.
2 “The fear of you and the terror of you will be on every beast of the earth and on every bird of the 1sky; with everything that creeps on the ground, and all the fish of the sea, into your hand they are given.
3 “Every moving thing that is alive shall be food for you; I give all to you, aas I gave the green plant.
4 “Only you shall not eat flesh with its life, that is, aits blood.
6 “aWhoever sheds man’s blood,
By man his blood shall be shed,
For bin the image of God
He made man.
7 “As for you, abe fruitful and multiply;
1Populate the earth abundantly and multiply in it.”
13 I set My abow in the cloud, and it shall be for a sign of a covenant between Me and the earth.
16 “When the bow is in the cloud, then I will look upon it, to remember the aeverlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.”
18 Now the sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem and Ham and Japheth; and aHam was the father of Canaan.
20 Then Noah began 1farming and planted a vineyard.
21 He drank of the wine and abecame drunk, and uncovered himself inside his tent.
22 Ham, the father of Canaan, asaw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers outside.
23 But Shem and Japheth took a garment and laid it upon both their shoulders and walked backward and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were 1turned away, so that they did not see their father’s nakedness.
“aCursed be Canaan;
He shall be to his brothers.”
“aBlessed be the Lord,
The God of Shem;
And let Canaan be 1his servant.
27 “aMay God enlarge Japheth,
And let him dwell in the tents of Shem;
And let Canaan be 1his servant.”
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