My thoughts are that the migration back to babel is a bit of a multi-participant dance- humans in one aspect, the Fallen angels now-come-dieties (of which you mentioned), and that innate push for self-deification which is so popular..
Washington (George) was well warned.
"Sen. John Hoeven, R-North Dakota, read the first president's warning against the loss of religion in public life.
As Washington prepared to leave office, he told the country that "religion and morality are indispensable supports" to America's political health.
More than 200 years later, atheists and leftists are fighting a constant battle to remove the influence of religion from the marketplace of ideas.
Two major battles over faith have captured headlines in recent months.