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Unformatted text preview: like Ra. I have always thought that it would be easier to worship a god that is a god over all things such as our God. However, their worship of these other gods inevitably shaped their culture and in turn shaped their social system. The social system was a very unique system. It involved at divine representative such as the pharaoh who was the closest to the sun god. Then the system went clear down to slavery, which I thought was strange that they would even count a slave to be in a social system. Well over all I thought that this was a very good chapter. I didnt understand why the chapter would leave out some things like the slaves being the Israelites at a period. I guess it is due to the fact that they do not want to consider the bible as accurate history. It was a very well built chapter about Egyptians regardless....
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