Faith, Theology — December 12, 2011 10:57 am

Polytheism

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There’s some excellent poetry over here. A snippet of a beautiful piece titled Polytheism:

We forget, sometimes, how many goddesses

and gods there really are. Take just the Torah,

for instance. Sure, we have Yahweh, the righteous

one, but we have the many-breasted goddess,

and the god who appears in fire or pillar of

cloud, and, if we include the prophets, there’s

Lady Wisdom, which is only to name a few…

Make sure to read the rest.

 

Featued Image courtesy of philosophy compass

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1 Comment

  • I’ve always wondered if these gods weren’t just mistaken angels or aspects of God represented symbolically.

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