What’s Wrong with Babel?

The American Scholar 58 (1): 41-60, Winter 1989.


Traces the history of God’s working with the people of Israel. Book of Genesis, which teaches God as creator and authority, and man as seeking independence and self-sufficiency; First eleven chapters of Genesis and how they present an unfolding story of the beginnings of human life; Tales of other cities in Genesis; Intelligentsia of Babel.