Monday, October 18, 2021

Was the Flood story added later?

PROF. DAVID M. CARR: The Original Primeval History of the Hebrews (
Before the flood story was added, the primeval history focused on human mortality, family relationships, and etiological explanations for human behaviors and professions. Only later did this primeval history develop into a broader narrative that included stories of the flood and the Tower of Babel.

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