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Unformatted text preview: ES… An Overview: Greek Sanctuaries and Worship 21 C d.edicatlOn - are still u nder the authority o f o ur priest. And, in o ur cult, the priest
is s):ill selected by his family, largely free from any state authority.
As we have completed o ur sanctuary, we caution again here t hat i t is n ot
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the g round a t t he site o r i n t he plans o f b ooks describing it. 2 O ur s anctuary has
o f t be elements actually found there, b ut is intended primarily as a model
a typical, fully developed Greek sanctuary, and each real sanctuary, including
o f Poseidon a t S unium, h ad s ome distinct, idiosyncratic features o f buildings,
.de:di,;ations, priesthoods, a nd ritual. The same is t rue o f the activities o f worship
now attribute t o o ur cult...
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This document was uploaded on 03/18/2014 for the course ANCH 026 at UPenn.
- Fall '07