He's actually talking about the people who live in the world.Like when the bible says, "God so loved the world, he gave his only begotten son," it's not saying he loved the planet; it's saying that he loved the people in the world, right?There's a lot of misunderstanding out there, and a lot of false doctrine out there on this subject.This is a great example right here where we have Moses marrying an Ethiopian woman.
Those who do believe in this race theory would point to the three sons of Noah often and say, "Shem, Ham, and Japheth represent the three races: the White, the Brown and the Black." This is what people will say who believe in this.When the bible talks about in verse 25, the earth being divided, it's talking about the people in the earth being divided. Why would earth be referring to something else in ? And they said one to another, Go to, let us make brick, and burn them thoroughly.If we actually go by the context of the passage, a few verses later, he says, "The nations are divided. The nations are divided." Let's read Genesis 11 to get an idea of what this is talking about. And they had brick for stone, and slime had they for morter.When the bible says, "O earth, hear the word of the Lord," he's not speaking to the ground.When he says, "O earth, hear the word of the Lord," he's talking about the people in the earth. It says, " And it came to pass, as they journeyed," talking about all the people in the earth, "from the east, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar; and they dwelt there.