Peru

Peruvian Temple May Hold Secret To Origins Of Organized Religion; Julie Brown Patton; Gospel Herald

Photo: John Rick

Archaeologists discovered a 5,000-year-old temple in the Andean Highlands of Peru that implies religion already was a highly sophisticated and organized institution for the natives of that time. This former place of worship is one of the earliest and best-known pre-Columbian sites. While many people think ancient religions were more open and less institutional, the findings at this site suggest the opposite.

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