THE TOWER OF BABEL VERSUS THE SECOND PENTECOST
|Tower of Babel Genesis 11||Second Pentecost Acts 2|
|1. Confusion of tongues [Genesis 11:9]||1. Reversal of Babel: tongues are understood [Acts 2: 5-10]|
|2. God scattered the people in judgment to the four corners of the earth [Genesis 11:8].||2. People will scatter to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to bring into the Covenant the harvest of souls from every corner of the earth [Acts 1:8]|
|3. Language is used to promote a human agenda: "Let's make a name for ourselves..." [Genesis 11:4]||3. Language is used as a "sign" to announce the mighty works of God.|
|4. Results in disunity [Genesis 11:8]||4. Results in unity|
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