This blog Site. Credit: Lauren Roche. To those of us on land, the world underneath the oceans seems quiet and serene. But scientists who study ocean acoustics will tell you it is anything but tranquil underwater.
He was depicted as a mature man with a sturdy build and dark beard holding a trident a three-pronged fisherman's spear. At birth Poseidon was swallowed whole by his father Kronos Cronus , but Zeus later enlisted the aid of the goddess Metis who fed the Titan a magical elixir causing him to disgorge the god. During the War of the Titanes, the Kyklopes Cyclopes crafted a magical trident for Poseidon, and together with his brothers Zeus and Haides he defeated the elder gods and imprisoned them in Tartaros. Poseidon and his brothers drew lots for the division of the cosmos after the fall of the Titanes, and won the sea as his domain. He entered a contest with the goddess Athena for dominion over Athens and produced the very first horse as a gift. But the king refused him the prize and in anger Poseidon afflicted the land with drought.
Job Canst thou draw out leviathan with an hook? Genesis There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown. Psalm ,26 So is this great and wide sea, wherein are things creeping innumerable, both small and great beasts…. New International Version "The dead are in deep anguish, those beneath the waters and all that live in them.
Parallel Translations American Standard Version They that are deceased tremble Beneath the waters and the inhabitants thereof. The Complete Jewish Bible "The ghosts of the dead tremble beneath the water, with its creatures. Darby's Translation The shades tremble beneath the waters and the inhabitants thereof;.