The Aftermath of Noah’s Flood by David Hartley Mark

Following the devastations of the Flood, after the Mighty Vessel had come to rest on Mount Ararat, Captain Noah wished to learn if the flood-waters had receded, for God had become silent. He opened the Ark-window and sent forth a Raven, well-known as a Messenger between Heaven and Earth, though often a Portent of Warfare—for God had warred on Humanity for its alleged sins, and Humanity had lost, before the Power of God.

Parsha Noah by David Hartley Mark

“Noah—oh, for the love of Marduk—Noah! Wake up!” I had been walking in a sunny vale, chasing after yellow-golden butterflies; I could not catch them, though I swear, my feet felt as light as when I was a little boy: the breeze ruffled my hair, I heard birds singing sweetly; not too far-off, there, amid […]

Fire and Ice: Parsha Noach

Noah “Fire and Ice” by Robert Frost (1874-1963) Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I’ve tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also […]

Facts About Noah

The Holy Scriptures – Jewish Publication Society (1917) pages 8-11 Bereshit: Chapter 6 9. These are the generations of Noah. Noah was in his generations a man righteous and whole- hearted; Noah walked with God. 10. And Noah begot three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth. 11. And the earth was corrupt before God, and the […]

There Is No God and Life Is Pointless

In this class, Patrick Aleph discusses how religion and science fail us, and how Judaism offers us a way to live our lives in peace, love, and with a kind of truth that life does not normally provide.

Did Noah’s Flood Actually Happen?