How Did People Worship Zeus?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 8:58:23 PM ET
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The ancient Greeks worshiped Zeus in nearly every home, with altars to the deity often placed in residential courtyards, shrines inside houses, offerings of wine and prayers offered throughout the day. Communities often erected shrines to Zeus on hilltops.

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