Monotheism versus Polytheism comparison chart
|Introduction (from Wikipedia) ||Monotheism is the belief in a singular God, in contrast to polytheism, the belief in several deities. Polytheism can, however, be reconcilable with inclusive monotheism (monolatrism) or other forms of monism. The distinction between inclusive monothe
||Polytheism is the belief of multiple deities also usually assembled into a pantheon of gods and goddesses, along with their own mythologies and rituals.
|Religions ||Zoroastrianism, Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism (some sects), Mandaeism, Sikhism, Baha'i, Cao Dai, Scientology, Deism, Elohism.
||Jainism, Buddhism, Hinduism (some sects) Shinto, Geniism, Taoism, Yoruba, Voodoo, Santeria, Candoble, Wicca, Polydeism, Asatru, Urglaawe, Heathenry
|Commandment Concerning Worship ||The One True God Alone, is to be worshipped.
||There are numerous deities, each worthy of worship.
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