Greek Oracles.pdf

Greek Oracles

H. W. Parke

H.W. Parkes Greek Oracles presents an illuminating introduction to a fascinating and often under-acknowledged aspect of the ancient world: its religion.

An oracle (in ancient Greek times) was a person who was seen as a messenger for the gods. Oracles would answer questions about the future, and would often speak in riddles. In Ancient Greece oracles lived in temples and people travelled many miles to visit them and seek their advice.the oracles were a part of religion in greek society.

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