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If angels cannot reproduce, then why did God castrate the angel Samael?

As Mary's answer has already said, angels often are portrayed as capable of procreating. The origin of the Nephilim in Genesis is an example of this explicitly stated in the bible, if briefly. I ...
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Was there a god called Tyrimnas or Tyrimnos worshipped at Thyatira?

Yes, Tyrimnos (or Tyrimnus in the Latinized spelling) was indeed worshiped as a hero in antiquity. The chief evidence for him we have, I believe, comes from coins and inscriptions naming him. An ...
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How was Odin influenced by Christianity?

Questions concerning Christian influence on Norse mythology are always hard, given that many of the written sources at our disposal were compiled after the Christianization of Scandinavia. ...
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