BabelA primeval, symbolic story about human pretension to build a tower to the heavens (Gen 11:1-9) which explains why there are many languages and nations. It was called Babel ("confusion") because God confused the language of all the earth and scattered the peoples.
BibleThe collection of the books that the Church believes is the written expression of God's Revelation and the supreme rule of faith.
Biblical criticismThe application of modern literary and scientific methods to discover what a Scriptural passage or book meant to its original audience.
Biblical InspirationThe doctrine of the divine authorship of the Bible through God's action through human authors.
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