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#124467 - 03/03/04 01:58 PM henotheism
Date: Sun Nov 8 00:04:19 EST 1998
henotheism (HEN-uh-thee-iz-uhm) noun
Belief in one god without denying the existence of others.
[Greek heno-, from hen, neuter of heis, one. + the (o)- + -ism.]
#124468 - 03/05/04 02:39 AM Re: henotheism
The definition provided is somewhat confusing. As I understand it, henotheism is the belief that there are many gods, but your allegiance should be given to only one of them.
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