The abominable temptations and enticements that have been element of every day life in Babylon stayed indelibly fixed into the minds associated with the jews that are exiled.
The brilliant metropolis was for them “Babylon the Great, the caretaker of harlots and abominations for the earth. through the hundreds of years through to the period of Christ” (Rev. 17:5) The notion of Babylon being a cesspool of vice is rooted within the language of each and every language that is modern.
(Jasher XVIII: 11-15) in those times most of the individuals of Sodom and Gomorrah, and of the complete five metropolitan areas, had been extremely wicked and sinful resistant to the Lord, and additionally they provoked the father due to their abominations, plus they strengthened in acting abominably and scornfully prior to the Lord, and their wickedness and crimes had been in those days great before the father. In addition they had inside their land a really substantial valley, about 50 % every day’s stroll, plus in it there have been fountains of water and a lot of herbage surrounding water. And all sorts of the individuals of Sodom and Gomorrah went here four times within the 12 months, using their spouses and young ones and all owned by them, and additionally they rejoiced here with timbrels and dances.