Tag: marduk

Babylon

From its beginning Babylon represented human arrogance and rebellion; it would enjoy fleeting moments of glamour and glory on a global stage. Babylon the city, on the Great River Euphrates in Mesopotamia, modern-day Iraq, wouldContinue reading

Enuma Elish

Genesis 1:1-3:23 preserves the record of the story of creation as revealed by God to the Israelites. Other ancient peoples had a very different understanding of how the universe came to be. One such storyContinue reading