New International Version
As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the Son of Man.
King James Bible
But as the days of Noe were, so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.
Darby Bible Translation
But as the days of Noe, so also shall be the coming of the Son of man.
World English Bible
"As the days of Noah were, so will be the coming of the Son of Man.
Young's Literal Translation
and as the days of Noah -- so shall be also the presence of the Son of Man;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
As the days of Noah - they were eating and drinking - That is, they spent their time in rapine, luxury, and riot. The design of these verses seems to be, that the desolation should be as general as it should be unexpected.
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The LORD saw how great the wickedness of the human race had become on the earth, and that every inclination of the thoughts of the human heart was only evil all the time.
But Noah found favor in the eyes of the LORD.
Noah was six hundred years old when the floodwaters came on the earth.
For the Son of Man is going to come in his Father's glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what they have done.
As Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately. "Tell us," they said, "when will this happen, and what will be the sign of your coming and of the end of the age?"
For as lightning that comes from the east is visible even in the west, so will be the coming of the Son of Man.
"Then will appear the sign of the Son of Man in heaven. And then all the peoples of the earth will mourn when they see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven, with power and great glory.
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