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Genesis 8 – Noah’s Ark Part 3

In this third part of the Noah’s Ark saga, mankind gets a fresh start. God says He will never again wipe out all of creation because of the evil in man’s heart. Apparently He says this “in His heart”. This is a rather amusing narrative occasion where the writer of Genesis presumes to let us in on what God is thinking to Himself, which is awesome!

Furthermore, He repeats the words He said to Adam and Eve about being fruitful and increasing in number.

Noah builds an altar and burns sacrifices to the Lord and God receives them. All is how it should be. For the time being…