After God cleansed the earth, Noah and his family were called to once again spread about the earth, be fruitful and multiply. Unfortunately, when offered the opportunity to once again follow the Lord, the people chose instead to glorify themselves. They decided to build a tower that might reach God. They wished to create something that could compete with the heavens, that could challenge the creation of God. Their pride led them to build a tower, and so God confused their speech, that man might never try to come together to become like God. Our reading tonight comes from Genesis 11. The ornament was made by the Queen from sc*lpey clay.
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