Utnapishtim’s Coracle

For some reason the fact that a Mesopotamian version of the flood story contains an enormous circular ark is making news headlines in the Daily Mail and the International Business Times. HT All Mesopotamia

The Other Arks
Ridiculously Complicated
The Tower of Bible
Straight Outta Young-Earth Creationism
  • John Bebbington

    Hardly spherical

    • http://www.patheos.com/blogs/exploringourmatrix/ James F. McGrath

      Quite right. Ought to have proof read – will fix it!

  • Michael Wilson

    Interesting, it seems his text is in a private collection, well have to see what other translators think. My copy of the Sumerian flood myth has a cube shaped ark.