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King James Bible: I Corinthians, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 Now concerning the things whereof ye wrote unto me: It is good for a man not to touch a woman. 7:2 Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband. 7:3 Let the husband render unto the...
New Testament >> I Corinthians
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: New Kingdom
New Kingdom (ca 1580 -1085 bc.) The Hyksos people The so called 'Hyksos' invasion, which was most likely composed of several small groups of different people infiltrating the delta during the 13th Dynasty, meant the end of the Middle Kingdom. The Hyksos...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 24
Chapter 24 24:1 And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. 24:2 And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh: 24:3 And I...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 36
Chapter 36 36:1 Now these are the generations of Esau, who is Edom. 36:2 Esau took his wives of the daughters of Canaan; Adah the daughter of Elon the Hittite, and Aholibamah the daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon the Hivite; 36:3 And Bashemath Ishmael's...
Old Testament >> Genesis
Amon, Amun, Imen, Primeval Creator God mentioned in the Pyramid Texts together with his wife Amanuet. Often called "The Hidden One" and associated with the invisible wind. Another name was "He who abides in all things", the ba of all...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will show thee: 12:2 And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great;...
Old Testament >> Genesis

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The Development of the Temple of Karnak1
Amun or the god's wife of Amun, gained so much power or prestige that they too sponsored the erection or decoration of buildings within the precinct.
THE GOD'S WIFE By Lynn Voedisch CHAPTER ONE Neferet heard
called out for all to hear: “The God's Wife of Amun is dead.” As Neferet peeked out a window, the silent crowd stood still and began to lose color.
Wife. Gitton and Leclant have suggested that she was the daughter of Huy, Divine Votaress of Amun and Atum.
Genealogical chart of the kings of the 18th dynasty until Amenhotep III
A name in yellow means: great royal wife. An asterix (*) to a name means: god's wife of Amun.
Egypt: New Kingdom Egypt to the Death of Thutmose IV

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The God's Wife Is a Heavenly Read
Named the “Wife of Amun,” she has freedoms one doesn't associate with the ancient world.

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God's Wife of Amun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
God's Wife of Amun (Egyptian: ḥm.
Egypt: God's Wife of Amun
Aug 4, 2011 Egypt throughout the ancient ages was a male dominated society, indeed as most civilizations were then, and actually continue to be today.
God's Wife of Amun
The God's Wife of Amun was the highest ranking priestess in the cult of Amun. She was associated with the temple of Amun in Karnak.
God's Wife of Amun - Women In The Ancient World
Gods Wife of Amun, a female high priest in Ancient Egypt
(Shafer, p 14) It was then held by non-royal women serving Min, Amun and Ptah.

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