Sentence Examples


  • The tenacity of this belief may be explained among other things by the living impression of the polytheism that surrounded the communities on every side.
  • But whether the great gods of polytheism were really transfigured ancestors is very doubtful.
  • If polytheism is to be seriously defended at all, the basis must be empiricist.
  • Hume endeavours to show that polytheism was the earliest as well as the most natural form of religious belief, and that theism or deism is ' See Burton, ii.
  • Mithraism courted the favour of Roman paganism and combined monotheism with polytheism, while Christianity was uncompromising.