(james b jordan, studies in genesis one: it has been a temptation for exegetes to focus on the drunkenness of noah as the great sin, but it is ham who, satanlike, invades a private domain, and it is ham who is judged, through canaan 22 and ham, father of canaan, saw the nakedness of his father. Ham: son of noah noah had three sons: shem, ham (cham), and japheth, but it is ham and his lineage that settled africa and various parts of arabiaalthough that is the case, there is lots of evidence that ham was not the only black son, but may have had black skin in common with shem according to scripture, the brothers were born when noah was 500 years old. Genesis 9:20-24 and noah began to be an husbandman, and he planted a vineyard: 21 and he drank of the wine, and was drunken and he was uncovered within his tent 22 and ham, the father of canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brethren without 23 and shem and japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both their shoulders. It would seem that ham and his two brothers were alerted to noah’s condition so that all three of them were standing outside the tent: “and ham, the father of canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers outside” (genesis 9:22. The harshness of the curse of ham, his son canaan and their descendants has been a source of scholarly debate for millennia a new reading of the dead sea scroll 4q180-4q181 provides a fresh perspective on canaan’s transgression.
One possibility is that ham actually had sex (ie, sodomized) noah this interpretation is based on scripture such as lev 20:11, in which it is written, 11 and a man who lies with the wife of his father has uncovered the nakedness of his father. He “saw the nakedness of his father,” that is, the nakedness that properly belonged only to noah shem and japheth backed into the room so they themselves would not be tempted to commit the same sin, and laid a blanket over the exposed body of their mother. Ham saw the nakedness of noah in his tent and told his two brothers perhaps he joked about itthere is a lack of respect, a lack of godly fear which children should have for their fathers so noah pronounced a curse on ham’s son because of his disrespect in this matter (john r rice, ibid, pp 239-240.
The curse of ham (also known as noah's curse or the noachid curse) refers to an incident in the bible, in the book of genesis, regarding noah (after the great flood) and his sons, shem, japheth and ham. Genesis 9:21 says, “he [noah] drank of the wine and became drunk, and uncovered himself inside his tent” after noah uncovers himself in his tent, genesis 9:22 says, “ham, the father of canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers outside. What did ham do to noah while this paper will focus on the two rabbinic interpretations of castration and sodomy, it should be noted that the biblical text “noah’s nakedness and the curse on canaan (genesis 9:20-27), jbl 124 (2005) 25-40, a p ross, “the curse of canaan,. There are many speculations as to what exactly is ham’s sin some camps believe, “ham’s sin to be homosexuality” or some act of sexual depravity others, kass included speak to ham gossiping about seeing his father naked and thus bringing shame on noah. Was the mere visualization of noah's personal nakedness b i can see how people arrive at that conclusion from this the wife of noah, his mother ham's uncovering his father's nakedness ie lying with his own mother was an incestuous relationship that resulted in offspring canaan was the offspring from that sexual immorality, and.
Noah's sons knew that nakedness is a sin, except between a husband and a wife adults, teens and children ought to wear clothes it is a horrible evil and a sad shame that americans think nudity is acceptable. The sin of ham noah was in his tent ham the father of canaan saw the nakedness of his father now what does that mean what is the nakedness of the father it is not limited to the fact that ham saw his father with no clothes on, because the term, nakedness of thy father, includes something else it has to include your father's wife. John macarthur collections sermon archive macarthur's bible study guides macarthur's questions & answers note: after 24 years of association with the ministry of john macarthur, we have now been asked by grace to you to no longer maintain john's resources directly on bible bulletin board. When ham entered the tent and saw what had happened, he reported it to shem and japheth, smiling as if it was a joke – but he received back their curses14 ham could hardly be blamed for simply seeing his father's nakedness, and noah would never had laid such a grave curse upon ham's son if he was innocent15 if this view of the offense is.
The biblical account of noah’s nakedness and the sin of ham (gen 9:20-29) remains problematic there are several speculations regarding the “nakedness of noah” and what the sin of ham was that warranted the third curse biblically on ham’s son, canaan. According to samuel, ham sodomized noah, a judgment that he based on analogy with another biblical incident in which the phrase and he saw is used: with regard to ham and noah, genesis 9 reads,  and ham, the father of canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brethren without [23. “noah began to be a man of the soil, and he planted a vineyard he drank of the wine and became drunk and lay uncovered in his tent and ham, the father of canaan, saw the nakedness of his father and told his two brothers outside” (genesis 9:20-22 esv. Others have suggested that since the sin was committed by ham, noah's youngest son, the curse is placed on canaan, the youngest son of ham canaan certainly was not being punished for the sin of his father.
What exactly did ham do to noah who is canaan and why oracle of noah ham's impropriety toward the nakedness of his father prompted an oracle with far-reaching implications ca- redactor's attempt to harmonize the deed of ham and the curse of canaan portions of this narrative8 if that were the case, it could. (this question references the story in genesis 9:20-27) does anyone know why noah is so annoyed when ham, his son, sees him sleeping naked (noah got drunk and passed out.
It was in this vulnerability that ham “uncovered his father’s nakedness” there are many speculations as to what exactly is ham’s sin. What was the nakedness of noah i e what exactly was the sin of ham what was the bauhaus and what was its purpose the bauhaus was a school of art, architecture and design that existed in three german cities including weimar, dessau, and berlin. Question: why did noah curse ham / canaan answer: genesis 9:20-25 tells us, noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard when he drank some of its wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent ham, the father of canaan, saw his father's nakedness and told his two brothers outside.