The Tower of
"The whole earth used the same language and the same
Man in his arrogance wanted to build a city and a tower with
its top in the heavens,
in order to be closer to
The Lord came down to see the city and the tower which men had
And the Lord said, "Truly, they are
one people and they all have the same
language. This is the beginning of what they will
do. Hereafter they will
not be restrained from anything which they are determined to
go down, and there confuse their
so that they will not understand one another's
So the Lord scattered them from that place
all over the earth;
and they stopped building the city.
Compiled by Bob Stanley, August 14, 1998
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