30 “Then Lot went up out of Zoar and dwelt in the mountains, and his two daughters were with him; for he was afraid to dwell in Zoar. And he and his two daughters dwelt in a cave. 31 Now the firstborn said to the younger, "Our father is old, and there is no man on the earth to come in to us as is the custom of all the earth. 32 Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve the lineage of our father." 33 So they made their father drink wine that night. And the firstborn went in and lay with her father, and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose. 34 It happened on the next day that the firstborn said to the younger, "Indeed I lay with my father last night; let us make him drink wine tonight also, and you go in and lie with him, that we may preserve the lineage of our father." 35 Then they made their father drink wine that night also. And the younger arose and lay with him, and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose.
36 Thus both the daughters of
Lot also knew that the same God Who had brought him out of
v So now after the destruction has demonstrated how serious God was in His warning of destruction, Lot decided to obey the first command and he went on into the mountains where he found a cave to dwell in, making him the first “Cave Man” on record.
All the men his daughters had known were
God apparently accepted their actions because He
This is explained in the New Testament where Paul said, “For until the Law, sin was in the world, but sin is not imputed when there is no law.” [Romans 5:13] NASU
v However, a curse did come upon both Moab and Ammon; "An Ammonite or Moabite shall not enter the congregation of the LORD; even to the tenth generation none of his descendants shall enter the congregation of the LORD forever, because they did not meet you with bread and water on the road when you came out of Egypt, and because they hired against you Balaam the son of Beor from Pethor of Mesopotamia, to curse you.” [Deuteronomy 23:3-4]