Wednesday’s Word: The Flood Recedes–Finally

In this story, we finally find out why God asked Noah to bring SEVEN of every kind of “clean” animal and seven of every bird (Genesis 7:2-3)–Not just two!

By the way, a “clean” animal means that they were a type of animal that was acceptable by God for a holy sacrifice; not that they were somehow less dirty than the other animals on the ark.

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About Sonja Anderson

I write novels and picture books for children, and occasionally an article or short story for adults, too. I grew up in Ohio, and I have lived in Chicago, Connecticut, Boston, Tokyo, and Seattle. The beautiful Pacific Northwest inspires me every day.
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