in The Oxford Handbook of the Abrahamic Religions
October 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .
Article. Subjects: Religion; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Islam; Religion in the Ancient World. 9308 words.
The Abrahamic religions recognize Abraham as the first to arrive at the truth of monotheism and live out the ideal relationship with God. He is the archetype of the stalwart religious...
in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics
P ublished online July 2015 .
Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Religion in the Ancient World. 1291 words.
Achilles (Ἀχιλλεύς), son of *Peleus and *Thetis; greatest of the Greek heroes in the Trojan War; central character of *Homer's Iliad.
His name may be of Mycenaean Greek origin,...