Is the reference to "a name that doesn't disappear" in Isaiah 66:22 an allusion, in contrast to Genesis 11:4? What does it promise to new covenant believers?:

[Gen 11:4 NIV] (4) Then they said, "Come, let us build ourselves a city, with a tower that reaches to the heavens, so that we may make a name for ourselves; otherwise we will be scattered over the face of the whole earth."

[Isa 66:22 NIV] (22) "As the new heavens and the new earth that I make will endure before me," declares the LORD, "so will your name and descendants endure.


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