gilgamesh flood story vs biblical flood story

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“The Flood Stories” The amazing stories of the great flood that are described in, The Epic of Gilgamesh which is translated by N.K. Sandars and “The Story of the Flood” which is the King James version, both stories similarly. Many of the events of each story are very similar in ways and very different in some of them. From reading both stories I concluded that there was a huge flood that took place in …

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…ways and different in some. You can conclude this from the reasons given above. These stories relate to the world and people today because people look to the flood stories for religious reasons. When people look at these stories they feel that if they start to become corrupt and chaotic that a god might make a natural disaster to wipe out mankind. That is the importance that the flood stories have on all of mankind.