Religion in Poetry Comparison Essay by cee-cee

Religion in Poetry
An analysis of the spirituality in the poems of Anne Bradstreet and Edward Taylor.
# 108138 | 999 words | 2 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 23, 2008 in Literature (Poetry) , Religion and Theology (General)

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The paper compares the poetry of Anne Bradstreet and Edward Taylor who both wrote from the Puritan orientation. The paper shows how both poets display in their poetry the fundamental values of deep faith and spirituality and a sincere and all-encompassing devotion to their religion. The paper also notes several differences between their works but concludes that their poems share at their root a melodious beauty that is almost unheard of in today's uncertain spiritual times.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Bradstreet, Anne. "To my Dear and Loving Husband""The Flesh and the Spirit"
  • Taylor, Edward. "Huswifery""The Joy Of Church Fellowship Rightly Attended".

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