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Noah’s ark, Noah’s vineyard, the generations of early humanity, the Tower of Babel…we might know these stories, but do they matter? Do they connect – to each other, to the previous and following parshas, and to the larger story of the Torah? In this video for Parshat Noach (Genesis 6:9-11:32), we examine the constant failure of humanity in these chapters, and how they set the scene for Abraham, from whom the nation of Israel will come.