Questions tagged [religious-history]

Questions related to the history of world religions in general, extant or extinct, or related to the specific history of a given religion.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
6
votes
3answers
722 views

What attributes did Yahweh have before becoming a monotheistic deity?

Did it "belong" to another people before he was adopted by Hebrews? Is there any anthropological reconstruction about all this monotheistic thing?
3
votes
2answers
333 views

Who were the first leaders of the Yahwistic sect?

From reading the Bible and from studying from various lectures I have tried to synthesize who was or who were the first leader/s of the Yahwistic sect (Yahwism) in ancient Israel (the allegedly ...