Which was the more worthy of deification—the yoni, or the phallus?
This knowledge is a supernatural gift, which (in the Poimandres) confers ‘deification’.
From this view of the dead to the deification of the latter is but a short step.
It is absurd to quarrel with Milton's deification of the Judaic Jehovah.
But a fearful Nemesis follows the deification and adoration of them.