posted on Jun, 2 2012 @ 03:44 PM
One thing I question is the misinterpretation among religions about the validity and different dogmas surrounding god. What if hypothetically, during
the time of the tower of babel, which I must say can be seen in various different religious texts, but with different context. Mention the existence
of the tower similiary but differently according to individual scripture and culture.
The reason I bring this up is because this may or may not help in our understanding as to what happened, and why religions teach different ways. What
if at one time as according to the story of the tower of babel, we indeed all spoke one tongue, and quite possibly knew of god and it's existence one
and the same with like mindedness.
Seeing that some religions point to the tower and it's existence is possible that after the confusion and separation of tongues that humans took what
they knew of god and developed it into their own languages and culture, but ultimately point to a single source which has been misplaced through the
This is the biblical account of the tower according to it's teachings, it's the one I am most familiar with. Other accounts in different beliefs can
be found as well at the source below.
According to the biblical account, a united humanity of the generations following the Great Flood, speaking a single language and migrating from
the east, came to the land of Shinar, where they resolved to build a city with a tower "with its top in the heavens...lest we be scattered abroad
upon the face of the Earth." God came down to see what they did and said: "They are one people and have one language, and nothing will be withholden
from them which they purpose to do." So God said, "Come, let us go down and confound their speech." And so God scattered them upon the face of the
Earth, and confused their languages, and they left off building the city, which was called Babel "because God there confounded the language of all