Zeus

Most Significant God Greek Mythology

Thesis

In Joel Skidmore’s Mythweb.com, Zeus is the most significant God in Greek Mythology that shows he is powerful and fearless.

Summarize

Zeus was supposed to be swallowed whole by his father Cronus but he was very lucky because his mom, Rhea, hid him in a cave. Zeus grew up and when he finally came out of the cave he went looking for his father. When Zeus fount his father Cronus, he defeated him and became ruler of the world.

Introduction

For example, Zeus fount his father and defeated him from throne which resulted in himself becoming rule of the world.

Quote

“When he was born, his father Cronus intended to swallow him as he had all of Zeus's siblings: Poseidon, Hades, Hestia, Demeter and Hera. But Rhea hid the newborn in a cave on Mount Dicte in Crete…When he had grown up, Zeus caused Cronus to vomit up his sisters and brothers, and these gods joined him in fighting to wrest control of the universe from the Titans and Cronus, their king” (Skidmore, MythWeb.com).

Explanation

Zeus was furious when he found out his father was supposed to swallow him and that all his other siblings were swallowed already. Zeus was also very brave because he beat his father from power because he and his siblings were gods and Cronus their father was a Titan.

Conclusion

In closure no one was able to take Zeus out of highest power because his siblings controlled the other part of the world.