Paul W Puckett Sept 8 2011
1st Month Tishri
2nd Month Cheshvan
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3rd Month Kislev
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4th Month Tebet
5th Month Shebat
6th Month Adar
The Flood Chronicle: Genesis 7 and 8Josephus and the Autumn Season “Josephus dates the floodseason in the autumn. He says: ‘This calamity happened in the
six hundredth year of Noah’s government, in thesecond month, [October-November]
called by theMacedonians Dius, but by the Hebrews Marheshvan; for so didthey order their year in Egypt.’ Gen 7:4 For
yet seven days
, and I will cause it to rain uponthe earth
forty days and forty nights
; and every livingsubstance that I have made will I destroy from off the face of the earth. Gen 7:5 And Noah did according unto all that theLORD commanded him. Gen 7:6
And Noah was sixhundred years old when the flood of waters was uponthe earth.
Gen 7:10 And it came to pass after seven days,that the waters of the flood were upon the earth.
In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in thesecond month, the seventeenth day of the month,
thesame day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up,and the windows of heaven were opened.
Gen 7:12 And the rain was upon the earth
forty days andforty nights.
Gen 7:17 And the flood was
upon the earth; andthe waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lift upabove the earth. Gen 7:18 And the waters prevailed, and wereincreased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon theface of the waters.
17th Day 2nd Month (Cheshvan) to 27th Day 3rd Month(Kislev)
(40 DAYS: TOTAL 40 DAYS)
Gen 7:24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth
an hundred and fifty days.
Gen 8:3 And thewaters returned from off the earth continually: andafter the end of the
hundred and fifty days
thewaters were abated.
28th Day 3rd Month (Kislev) to 29th Day 8th Month(Iyar)
(150 DAYS: TOTAL 190 DAYS)
Noah’s Flood Chronology: Day by Day
The Flood Chronology in Genesis 7 and 8 gives us anaccount of the period that Noah was in the Ark, which wasone solar year. Dates are given according to the lunarcalendar, to demonstrate a lunar event occurring in solartime. The lunar year is 354 days in length and the solaryear 365 days, hence the lunar-solar calendar of scripture.
Noah 600 years old