ORIGINS - WEEK FIVE

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WEEK FIVE - Disbursement – Babel to Peleg


Read Genesis 11:1-9.

What did the people in Shinar intend to do and why?


Read Genesis 11:1-4 again.

What did God say was His objection to their plan in Genesis 11:5-6?


What did God do to frustrate their plans in Genesis 11:7-9?


What major features of different current day cultures does this this event explain?


How did they build things?


What materials did they use?


Watch this video on Youtube, “What Artifacts are Related to the Tower of Babel?” (3 minutes long).


Watch this video on Youtube, “What is the Evidence for the Dispersion from the Tower of Babel?” (4 minutes long).


A much more in-depth lecture can be found here, “Identifying the Post-Babel Dispersion (1 hour 6 minutes long).