Worship - Aspects of Worship

Aspects of Worship

  • Ancestor worship
  • Animal worship
  • Idol worship
  • Intercession
  • Imperial cult
  • Major world religions

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... Frequently saints have been given a specific task by one or another of the gods, and their sainthood only remains in effect until the task has been performed ... Others, called "petty saints", have been granted minor powers (a magistrate will "occasionally" be able to recognize when someone is telling the truth a midwife will have special healing skills) which remain with them for some time ...

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    An atheist may be simply one whose faith and love are concentrated on the impersonal aspects of God.
    Simone Weil (1909–1943)

    You who were directionless, and thought it would solve everything if you found one,
    What do you make of this? Just because a thing is immortal
    Is that any reason to worship it? Death, after all, is immortal.
    But you have gone into your houses and shut the doors, meaning
    There can be no further discussion.
    John Ashbery (b. 1927)

    I suppose an entire cabinet of shells would be an expression of the whole human mind; a Flora of the whole globe would be so likewise, or a history of beasts; or a painting of all the aspects of the clouds. Everything is significant.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)