Little is known of him, but the Moabites never liked the monotheism of their neighbors the Israelites and there was much rivalry. So CHEMOSH was naturally an abomination unto YAHWEH.
He seems strangely ineffectual for a War God. When did the Moabites last win anything?
Article last updated on 15 January 2014
by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CHEMOSH: Ruler God from Middle-Eastern mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 30 July 2014.