TITLE

Shakespeare and the Christian Reader: A Consideration of Shakespeare's Faith and Moral Vision As Communicated Through the Text of His Plays

AUTHOR(S)
Sims, James H.
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Search for Meaning: Critical Essays on Early Modern Literature;2004, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Christian faith and moral vision of William Shakespeare as depicted in his plays. Shakespeare shared a faith and moral vision with that of a Christian reader. His comedies and tragedies embody some basic tenets of Christianity and faith such as grace, resurrection, the need for sacrificial death for the atonement of sins, and reconciliation.
ACCESSION #
19313740

 

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