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Genesis Day 20: Why does the Bible have all these lists of people?

I know, I know, you are trying to read Genesis and keep up with these posts—and then you hit another list of names here in Genesis 10. You’re thinking, “Didn’t I just read one of these?” Answer: Yes. Yes, you did. Beyond reading them, it is pronouncing those names. The question might be, “Do we really have to bother with them?” There are at least two quick reasons I can offer you to read these lists.