Genesis 11:1-9: What is the meaning of the Tower of Babel scriptures?

Tower of Babel Scripture Verses - Genesis 11:8 KJV  So the LORD scattered them abroad from thence upon the face of all the earth: and they left off to build the city.

In the scriptures found in Genesis 11:1-9, there is a story of a tower that was built in Babel. This tower was meant to reach the heavens, and it caused God to scatter the people across the earth. This story is often interpreted as a tale of man’s rebellion against God. But what is the true meaning of this story? Let’s take a closer look at Genesis 11:1-9 and see what we can learn from it. 1. Background to the story of the Tower of Babel As the story opens in Genesis 11: us, we see that the whole earth is described as having one language and one speech. The people of this time were working together to build a … Read Bible Verses

Old Testament Bible Verses: Top 10 Popular Scriptures from the Hebrew Bible

Old Testament Bible Verses: Top 10 Popular Scriptures from the Hebrew Bible

There are 39 books in the Old Testament, and there are a total of 929 chapters and 23,145 verses. Here are a few of the most poplar according to our readers. Don’t miss our list of ten most popular Bible verses. Leave a comment to share your favorite verse! Genesis 1:1 Genesis 1:1(ESV)  In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.(KJV)  In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.(MSG)  First this: God created the Heavens and Earth—all you see, all you don’t see.(NIV)  In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.(NLT)  In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Exodus 20:1-3 Exodus 20:1(ESV)  And God spoke all these words, saying,(KJV)  And God … Read Bible Verses