His mask of veneration slowly turned into a licentious grin.
Of Candia, was regarded with veneration in antiquity as the burial-place of Zeus.
On the whole it is most likely that the Temple was erected by Solomon on the same spot as is now occupied by the Dome of the Rock, commonly known as the Mosque of Omar, and, regard being had to the levels of the ground, it is possible that the Holy of Holies, the most sacred chamber of the Temple, stood over the rock which is still regarded with veneration by the Mahommedans.
A universal outburst of veneration followed; indeed his cult had already begun, and after ' With the title of Nicopolis in partibus.
Their religion was a nature-worship intimately connected with the veneration of ancestors.