Pantheon vs Thearchy - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between pantheon and thearchy
is that pantheon
is a temple dedicated to all the gods while thearchy
is a government ruled by god or a god; a theocracy.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
a temple dedicated to all the gods
(mythology) all the gods of a particular people or religion, particularly the ancient Greek gods residing on Olympus, considered as a group
a category or classification denoting the most honored persons of a group
A government ruled by God or a god; a theocracy.
* 1643 , Subject of Supremacie , 42:
* 1643 , Maximes Unfolded , 8:
- There ends Monarchy as a Thearchie , or divine dynastie.
* 1863 , G.J. Whyte-Melville, Gladiators , I 254:
- Thearchie , or Gods Government in Families, a Nation, and all Nations.
A system or ordering of deities.
* 1852 , P.J. Bailey, Festus , 11:
- [The Jew's] belief in that direct thearchy , to which he was bound by the ties of gratitude.
- From rank to rank in Thearchy divine, We angel raylets gladden in thy sight.
:: Pan was one of the younger gods in the Hellenic thearchy .
* 1899 Dec. 1, ''Literary Guide, 178 1:
- 1876 , W.E. Gladstone, Homeric Synchronism , 245:
- When Jesus entered upon his ministry, the Olympian thearchy ...was already tottering to its fall.