Tag: Tower of Babel

  • Biblical Principle #234: Laws of Separation

    Biblical Principles List Principle In the Law of Moses, God told Israel to avoid mixing seed in one field, yoking different animal types, mixing fabrics in a garment, and cross-breeding animals. Explanation We previously established that GOD told Israel to be holy (separate) because He is holy. It follows that, in close proximity to this…

  • Biblical Principle #65: The Second World Began at Babel

    Biblical Principles List Principle When GOD divided the nations at Babel, this began the second world. Explanation We previously established that, at Babel, when GOD scattered the nations, He assigned angels over them. From that point, 2000+ years before Jesus, through the first century, angels ruled all nations except Israel, whom GOD kept for Himself.…

  • Biblical Principle #63: At Babel, God Divided the Nations Under Angelic Rule

    Biblical Principles List Principle When God divided the nations at the Tower of Babel, He assigned certain angels to rule each nation. Explanation We previously established that the first world was the period between creation and the flood. We noted that the building of the Tower of Babel was apparently a rebellion against GOD’s command…

  • Biblical Principle #61: Why Earth Has Multiple Nations and Languages

    Biblical Principles List Principle The Tower of Babel explains why there exist multiple nations and languages across the Earth. Explanation The Bible affirms that it was GOD who created multiple languages and spread out humanity into multiple nations around the world. Following the great flood, we read: 1 Now the whole earth was one language…

  • Biblical Principle #60: The Tower of Babel was Rebellion Against God

    Biblical Principles List Principle Noah’s descendants rebelled against God’s command to fill the earth, instead, conspiring to build the Tower of Babel. Explanation As Noah and family exited the ark following the flood, GOD made Noah several promises: 1 Thus God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, “Increase and multiply, and fill…

  • January 4 – Keep GOD in Your Plans

    Reading Gen. 11:1-9; 10:1-32; 11:10-32 Devotional The descendants of Noah all spoke one language. They decided to make a city and a great tower. But they forgot to do one important thing: to ask GOD what He thought. During these days GOD talked directly with certain men known as patriarchs. Then they said to one…