New Living Translation
Then God said to Noah, "Yes, this rainbow is the sign of the covenant I am confirming with all the creatures on earth."
King James Bible
And God said unto Noah, This is the token of the covenant, which I have established between me and all flesh that is upon the earth.
Darby Bible Translation
And God said to Noah, This is the sign of the covenant which I have established between me and all flesh that is upon the earth.
World English Bible
God said to Noah, "This is the token of the covenant which I have established between me and all flesh that is on the earth."
Young's Literal Translation
And God saith unto Noah, 'This is a token of the covenant which I have established between Me and all flesh that is upon the earth.'
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Then God said, "I am giving you a sign of my covenant with you and with all living creatures, for all generations to come.
When I see the rainbow in the clouds, I will remember the eternal covenant between God and every living creature on earth."
The sons of Noah who came out of the boat with their father were Shem, Ham, and Japheth. (Ham is the father of Canaan.)
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