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Babel, Tower of

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Third edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192802903
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199566716
Babel, Tower of

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Acc. to Gen. 11: 1–9, the tower reaching to heaven, the presumptuous construction of which was frustrated by Yahweh

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Subjects: Christianity

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