Reading Guide for Canaanite Primary Sources

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Reading Guide for Mesopotamian Primary Sources Stories of Baal and Anat Read the excellent introduction to this text. Use this primary source to glean answers to your worksheet on the topics of “theology” and “cosmology.” From this reading, be sure that you can answer the question, “who are the two Gods that Baal fights and what does each one represent?” (pp. 267 – 274). “Canaanite Religion, from the Encyclopedia of Religion Use this secondary source to glean answers to your worksheet on the topics of “theology”
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Unformatted text preview: and cosmology. Pay particular attention to pages: 37-38 and 47-51. From this reading be sure that you can answer the following questions: In regards to the deities listed below, describe in brief (1-2 sentences) who they are and what purpose or function they serve: Il/El pp. 37-39 Baal pp. 37-39, 47-51 Athirar pp. 37-39 Anat pp. 37-39 Death/Mot pp. 49-50...
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