Zeus

most significant mythical god

Thesis

In Joel Skidmore’s mythweb.com, Zeus is the most significant goddess in Greek mythology that portrays an image that is brave and independent but also solid when necessary

Summary

He and his brothers Poseidon and Hades divided up creation. Poseidon received the sea as his domain, Hades got the Underworld and Zeus took the sky. Zeus also was accorded supreme authority on earth and on Mount Olympus.

Introduction

Zeus portrays he’s brave when he attacked his father to save his brothers and sisters.

Quote

“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).


Explaination

This shows that zeus can step up and take action and be heroic when others are at risk for danger. He saved His brothers and took over mount olympus when he over threw his father because mother earth was not pleased with cronus and knew one of cronus children would over throw him

Conclusion

Lastly, Zeus is the most significant figure in Greek mythology because he showed bravery when he over threw is father and saved his brothers and sisters. Zeus affected life in Greece by giving his fellow people a chain of different weather, (because he is the god of sky), and giving himself as a symbol of thunderstorms