But This Was Not The Same Time God Made A Declaration To Noah To Build The Ark.
Noah's ark was constructed less than 75 years after noah was told by god to build the ark. In fact, god's instructions to noah could have come only a few years before the flood. The ark not only was it the biggest ship built up to that time, it would be the largest sailing vessel man would construct until around the 1800's a.d.!
Not Until Verses 13 And 14 Does God Speak To Noah About The Ark And Coming Flood.
6:15 “this is how you shall make it: The bible does not specifically say how long it took noah to build the ark. A time span actually stated in the bible which is often connected to noah and his building the ark is the 120 years mentioned in genesis 6:3, then the lord said, 'my spirit shall not strive with man forever, because he also is flesh;
Nevertheless His Days Shall Be One Hundred And Twenty Years.'.
That this instruction from the lord to build the ark came when he was approximately 500 years old. God commanded noah to build the ark with “nests”. The 120 years of god’s patience with mankind at that time ended when noah entered the ark at age 600.
You Shall Make The Ark With Rooms, And Shall Cover It Inside And Out With Pitch.
The bible does not explicitly say how long it took noah to build the ark, but several passages indicate it was not 120 years. So it appears the ark took less than. Then in verses 17 and 18, god said, “and you shall go into the ark—you, your sons, your wife, and your sons’ wives with you” (genesis 6:18.