Sunday, July 22Exploring The Black Presence In The Bible

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Nimrod: The Grandson of Ham, The First World Leader, and The Builder of Babel

Nimrod: The Grandson of Ham, The First World Leader, and The Builder of Babel

The Hamites
Who Was King Nimrod In The Bible? Nimrod is arguably one of the most important people in the early parts of the Old Testament, but there is very little said about him in scripture overall. However, what is said changes the entire course of human history, mostly because of where he was from. Nimrod was the son of Cush, the grandson of Ham, and the great grandson of Noah. Nimrod: The Son of Cush Being a son of Cush, Nimrod himself would be classified as a Cushite. According to both scripture and history, Cushites were known for their black skin. Kuwsh (Strong’s #3568): Probably of foreign origin; Cush (or Ethiopia), the name of a son of Ham, and of his territory; also of an Israelite — Chush, Cush, Ethiopia. Cushites According To Josephus “For of the four sons