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MOLOCH

Picture of the Middle-Eastern Sun God MOLOCH from our Middle-Eastern mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Middle-Eastern Sun God

Malevolent Sun God

He appears as an old man with ram’s horns and a scythe.

Gets a mention in the Old Testament, which is never a good thing. He is accused of sacrificing children and having connections with BAAL and is to be avoided at all costs.

MOLOCH FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MOLOCH
Area or people : Canaan
Location : the Middle-East
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Sun
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 3405

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Article last updated on 23 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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