Tag Archive | Ark

More thoughts on Noah’s flood

More thoughts on Noah’s flood

I have just seen this post: ‘Defending the Flood’ by Matthew2262’s blog. It is well worth a read and provides answers to these objections: It is impossible for one man and his family to build an ark. The Ark is too large to have been made from wood. It is not feasible for every type […]

Could Noah have built the huge Ark?

Could Noah have built the huge Ark?

The Bible gives very precise measurements for the Ark in Genesis 6:14 (see below for the verses). It would have been slightly larger than a 14000 ton tanker but not quite as large as a Multi Purpose Dry Cargo Ship DWT 22000 ton. (See some facts and figures about Noah’s Ark for more information). It is […]

[11] Have we got a sweet smelling life?

[11] Have we got a sweet smelling life?

Have you noticed the difference in how God is described before the Flood and then after the Flood? Before the Flood: “He was grieved in His heart that He had made man.” After the Flood: “He smelt the sweet fragrance.” …

[10] It’s so hard to wait for stuff!

[10] It’s so hard to wait for stuff!

Now Lord, now! … 

[9] No resting place

[9] No resting place

Do you feel that this world isn’t really you? … 

[8] Are there some missing verses – we don’t read about Noah complaining

[8] Are there some missing verses – we don’t read about Noah complaining

What about the smell within the Ark? What about the noise and the lack of space? But there are no verses that tell us of Noah reacting badly while he was on the Ark … 

[7] Out of control lives

[7] Out of control lives

Noah had no sail or rudder, I wonder how he felt – powerless, not in control? Our lives are sometimes swept along by strong currents and storms and it seems to be totally out of our control! …