Most significant god in greek mythology

Thesis Statement

In Joel Skidmore’s Mythweb.com, Zeus is the most significant god in Greek Mythology that portrays an image that is powerful.


Zeus is the most powerful god for many reasons. Zeus's mother tricked Cronus and hid him in a cave. Zeus overthrew his father Cronus he also did it for his brothers and sisters. He is the supreme ruler of the gods. Zeus also punishes those that lie and break the oaths.




For example, Zeus won a draw and became the ruler of all the gods.



“His weapon is a thunderbolt which he hurls at those who displease him” (1).


This shows that Zeus is a very powerful god and can punish those that get him mad. He is a powerful ruler of the gods. He is powerful enough to have a thunderbolt as a weapon. He overthrew his father. He overthrew his father because he wanted to be the head god and do it for his brothers and sisters.

Concluding statment

Lastly, Zeus is the most powerful god and that how’s he is the ruler of all the gods. His impact can still be felt today through the symbol of the lightning bolt.

Works cited


2. http://pics2.this-pic.com/image/zeus%20vs%20cronos%C2%A0