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Maftir Bereshit: The Decree Against Humanity.

(Genesis 6:4 - 6:8)

Hebrew Bible Modern English Translation King James Bible 1611 Protestant Alternate Hebrew Translations and Commentaries
GE 6:4  There were Nefilim in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children to them, the same became mighty men of old, men of renown. GE 6:4  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.
GE 6:5  And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. GE 6:5  And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
GE 6:6  And the Lord repented that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart. GE 6:6  And it repented the LORD that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.
GE 6:7  And the Lord said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the birds of the air; for I repent that I have made them. GE 6:7  And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.
GE 6:8  And Noah found grace in the eyes of the Lord. GE 6:8  But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD.

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