"All the fountains of the great deep burst apart,
And the floodgates of the sky broke open."
Reads like a recent "Breaking News" headline scrolling across the CNN screen, doesn't it?
In fact, The Flood occurs "in the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month" in the life of this "righteous man...blameless in his age...". Noah, whom we never hear speak yet who is blessed enough to hear the voice of G-d, follows the Lord's in