"Wail for the day of the LORD is near; as destruction from the Almighty it will come."
We build; but our cities will end as we see in the lower portion of this painting of a building project left to ruin. The Word of God hangs his plumb line of justice.(Plumbline: a tool used to determine if an object or building is vertically straight or right.) He will "plumbline" the hearts of men to see if they are made righteous.
Babel is in the heart of every man.