The names of Noah's sons are always listed in the same order in the Bible. However Japheth was actually the oldest, Shem the middle son, and Ham the youngest. Arthur Custance has a thorough study of these three man and the contributions in history which are unique to each branch of Noah's family.
Figure 1. Noah in His Vineyard, Holkham Bible, ca. Here we see an industrious Noah diligently tending his vineyard, in striking contrast to a later depiction in the same chapter that features him in an inebriated stupor.
Genesis states:. Hmm…a naked, drunk Noah? Resembles more of the morning-after scene from a frat party rather than a righteous servant.
The end. But the story begins with an interesting detail. The sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem, Ham and Japheth.
When he drank some of its wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent. Read Full Chapter. He drank from its wine, got drunk and passed out, naked in his tent.
He drank from its wine, got drunk and passed out, naked in his tent. Ham, the father of Canaan, saw that his father was naked and told his two brothers who were outside the tent. When Noah woke up with his hangover, he learned what his youngest son had done.
This one comes from friend, mentee and Duke student, Taylor Mertins…. The smell was unbearable. Though he had lost track of the days, Ham was still unaccustomed to the rocking of the boat and the smell of damp animals constantly bombarding his senses.
Noah Got Drunk! But as Saint Peter notes, many folks are " willfully ignorant. Many evidences strongly testify to the world-wide flood of Noah.
Does anyone know why Noah is so annoyed when Ham, his son, sees him sleeping naked Noah got drunk and passed out. Ham tells his brothers and his brothers put a robe over their shoulders and walk backwards into the tent, so that they won't actually see their father naked, and they cover him with the robe. But when Noah wakes up and finds out what Ham did, he is furious, and he curses Canaan--Ham's son.