Who brought the animals to the Ark?
According to one Midrash, it was God, or the angels, who gathered the animals and their food to the Ark. As no need existed to distinguish between clean and unclean animals before this time, the clean animals made themselves known by kneeling before Noah as they entered the Ark.
What was the purpose of the flood?
But God found one righteous man, Noah, and to him he confided his intention: “I am about to bring on the Flood to eliminate everywhere all flesh in which there is the breath of life .” So God instructed him to build an ark (in Hebrew, a chest or box), and Noah entered the Ark in his six hundredth year, and on
How many years was it from Adam to the Flood?
The sum of the years of the First Age. From Adam unto Noah’s flood are years 1656. For when Adam was 150 years old he begat Seth.