What is the role of gods in the greek society?

What did the gods accually do in their times? What was the different between them and the mortals? Please use the guide along the story, The odyssey.

Asked By: - 10/9/2011
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There is an excellent book about this, The Daily Life of Greek Gods, by Giulia Sissa and Marcel Detienne, two of the best specialists of the Greek world... More
Answered By: chrusotoxos - 10/9/2011
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the gods controlled the lives of men(mortals) and determined everything that they did. if the humans did bad things then the gods would puinsh them and vica versa.
Answered By: James - 10/9/2011
While the Greek Gods did have their issues with individual humans, or even with ships crews, and whole towns; none of the Greek Gods were anywhere near as murderous, cruel and generally insane as the Yahweh God of Hebrew and Christian mythology. This may be due to the fact that the format of Bible mythology, in nearly... More
Answered By: jotun_hertigen - 10/9/2011
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