The Eschatological Background of the Genesis Flood

The flood in Genesis 7-8 was an historical event with many layers of meaning.  It was a time when Yahweh  judged the wicked justly – but it was more than that.  Geerhardus Vos explains (note: “deluge” is another term for “flood”). “The cosmic extent of the deluge-event is both negative and positive. First, negatively, the… Continue reading The Eschatological Background of the Genesis Flood