Babel (was Re: Genesis Flood Sum Up)

Bill Dozier (
Thu, 16 May 1996 23:36:16 -0400

Regarding Re: Genesis Flood Sum Up, Dick wrote:

OK, so far.

> The flood, it seems, was the original impetus for building mud brick platforms
> that would serve as a means of survival in the case of flash floods which were
> a way of life in the flat alluvial plain. Andre Parrot counted 33 towers
>in 27
> different cities.

11:4 Then they said, "Come, let us build ourselves a city, with a tower
that reaches to the heavens, so that we may make a name for ourselves and
not be scattered over the face of the whole earth."

Nothing about avoiding floods here.

Bill Dozier
Scatterer at Large