Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Which sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls were saved by water.

Sometime

General references

Bible References

Sometime

Genesis 6:3
And the LORD said, My spirit shall not always strive with man, for certainly he is flesh; yet his days shall be one hundred and twenty years.

The longsuffering

Isaiah 30:18
And therefore will the LORD wait for you, that he may have mercy on you, and therefore will he be exalted having mercy upon you: for the LORD is a God of judgment: blessed are all those that wait for him.
Romans 2:4
Or dost thou despise the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering, ignoring that the goodness of God leads thee to repentance?
Romans 9:22
What if God, desiring to show his wrath and to make his power known, endured with much meekness the vessels of wrath, prepared for death,
2 Peter 3:15
And have as saving health the patience of our Lord, even as our beloved brother Paul also according to the wisdom given unto him has written unto you

The days

Matthew 24:37
But as the days of Noah were, so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.
Luke 17:26
And as it was in the days of Noah, so shall it be also in the days of the Son of man.

While

Genesis 6:14
Make thee an ark of cedar trees; rooms shalt thou make in the ark and shalt reconcile it within and without covering it over with pitch.
Hebrews 11:7
By faith Noah, having received revelation of things not seen as yet, with great care prepared an ark to the saving of his house, by which he condemned the world and was made heir of the righteousness which is by faith.

Wherein

Genesis 7:1
And the LORD said unto Noah, Enter thou and all thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.
Genesis 8:1
And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the animals that were with him in the ark; and God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters ceased;
Matthew 7:14
because narrow is the gate, and confined is the way which leads unto life, and there are few that find it.
Luke 12:32
Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
Luke 13:24
Strive to enter in at the narrow gate; for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in and shall not be able.
2 Peter 2:5
and if he did not forgive the old world, but kept Noah, a preacher of righteousness, with seven other persons, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly;

By

Genesis 7:17
And the flood was forty days upon the earth, and the waters multiplied and bore up the ark, and it was lifted up above the earth.
2 Corinthians 2:15
For we are unto God a sweet savour of Christ, in those that are saved and in those that perish;
Ephesians 5:26
that he might sanctify and cleanse her in the washing of water by the word,

General references

Genesis 7:7
And Noah went in and his sons and his wife and his sons' wives with him into the ark because of the waters of the flood.
Matthew 24:37
But as the days of Noah were, so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.