The Hebrew word for the ark, teba, occurs twice in the Bible, in the flood narrative and in the Book of Exodus, where it refers to the basket in which Jochebed places the infant Moses.
(The word for the ark of the covenant Noah is warned of the coming flood and told to construct the ark.
Although shorter than prophetical books like Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel, the book of Daniel is the most comprehensive and sweeping revelation recorded by any prophet of the Old Testament.
The introductory chapter explains how Daniel was called, prepared, matured, and blessed of God.
If he was a free-born man, the son of the merchant shall be put to death; if it was a slave, he shall pay one-third of a mina of gold, and all that the master of the prisoner gave he shall forfeit.
In other words, those who were in debt could be imprisoned by their debtors, rather than the state.
The Library of Congress in Washington DC is essentially both the national library of the U. and the country’s oldest federal cultural institution.
One could argue that for any society to function properly, public order has to be maintained.Seven days before the deluge, God told Noah to enter the ark with his household and the animals.The story goes on to describe the ark being afloat for 150 days and then coming to rest on the Mountains of Ararat and the subsequent receding of the waters. "Noah's boat").The Genesis flood narrative is similar to numerous other flood myths from a variety of cultures.The earliest known written flood myth is the Sumerian flood myth found in the Epic of Ziusudra.
; Biblical Hebrew: Tevat Noaḥ) is the vessel in the Genesis flood narrative (Genesis chapters 6–9) by which God spares Noah, his family, and a remnant of all the world's animals from a world-engulfing flood.