This study gives an overview of the entire flood drama and focuses on Chapter 6 verses 1 through 9. Chapters 6 through 9 describe a ten parts drama seen from God's vantage point; all covenantal related: It is apocalyptic in nature even though this is not apparent.
The Trigger: verses 1-2
The First Proclamation: verse 3
The Confirmation in Sin: Verses 4 - 5
The Second Proclamation: Verses 6 - 7
The Remnants: Verse 8-9
The Revelation of God's Plan 11 - 22
The Covenantal Execution: Chapter 7
The Covenantal Renewal: Chapter 8
The Covenantal Blessing: Chapter 9
Its main purpose is to serve as a pattern for God's interaction with man. It succinctly describes God's perennial attitude toward mankind and His constant care for His Church throughout the ages. The drama that unfolds before our eyes in these chapters helps us understand God's providence that operates across the ages to bring about the salvation of souls for the greater glory of God.