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Polytheism & Henotheism

Polytheism & Henotheism

Author: Carissa Wyant

This lesson defines and differentiates polytheism, as the belief in multiple gods, from henotheism, the belief in a single god that allows for the possible existence of other gods.

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  • Polytheism

    The belief that more than one god exists.

  • Henotheism

    The belief that one god exists as primary, but that other gods may exist who are worthy of worship--most notable in Hinduism.