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An Essay on Wordsworth's Poems and Their Modern Relevance
Wordsworth's Poems Modern relevance: A view of oneness with nature fits in with concepts in Zen Buddhism (fastest growing religion in Australia) and the views of the Green movement. Similarities: • Mostly interior monologue (record of narrator's thoughts and feelings), and not to persuade others ̶...
An Analysis of Disfellowshipping in the Church
Introduction Disfellowshipping is the act of removing an individual from the church rolls and barring the same from activities of the church. This rare occurrence is often an obscure paragraph or two in a church's by-laws, constitution, or other document containing guidelines for discipline. Personally, I have never been i...
The Pros and Cons of Social Networking
Could you imagine a world without social media or social networking sites like Facebook, Xanga or Twitter? Our generation has grown so used to the luxury of staying connected to the whole world via these sites that most of us wouldn’t be able to cope without them. But although these sites have had good intentions - like “to...
Comparing Browning and Emerson
Elizabeth Barret Browning came from a prosperous Victorian family from whom her father was perceived as an “authoritarian Victorian father” that was “convinced from his reading of the Bible that he was, in fact, the sole judge of what was right for his family.” Thus she was isolated from most of the outside world due to the...
An Analysis of an Example, Definition, Symptoms and Treatment of Social Phobia
Jennifer came to me several failed visits and theripys through out her teen years. She had, like it past reports complained of "always feeling worried and anxious". She often talked on how going out to social settings and relationships was so difficult. Believing that it was her fate to always be alone. She felt v...
A Summary of Inferno by Dante Alighieri and Its Relevance to the Society
Dantes Hell How is Dantes Hell relevant to todays society? For starters, though Dantes visions seem drastic, cruel and even inhuman, I feel that a lot of his thoughts are very relevant to society today. Perhaps in a different way, punishment being applied differently, but society in mind still would, and can relate t...
The Relevance of Shakespeare's Work to Modern Times
Windows changed through time. A way to see the world through different eyes... In late 1606 or early 1607, The last of Shakespeare's four great tragedies was written. Macbeth has been said by many to be Shakespeare's darkest work, A Reflection through Shakespeare's mind giving us a window into Elizabethan ways of p...
Comparison of Cassandra's Scene on Agamemnon and Troades
Examine critically the dramatic structure and relevance of the Cassandra scene in the Agamemnon. BY SARAH SIKKES. Cassandra, was a daughter of Hecuba and King Priam, the rulers of Troy during the Trojan War according to Homer's Iliad. Cassandra was a beautiful young woman, blessed with the gift of prophecy by Apollo...
A Debate on the Modern Relevance of Ancient Texts of Greece
The subject of this colloquium is "Ancient texts... Modern Relevance?" Question mark. I want to begin the colloquium by saying something strange. Speaking seriously now, the question of the relevance of ancient texts to our modern lives can be pretty much blown off. Of course ancient texts are relevant. Do we care...
The Ceremonial Law: The Annual Festivals and Their Relevance to the Christian Church
Acts Chapter 15: The Ceremonial Law (The Annual Festivals, and their Relevance to the Christian Church.) The Council of Jerusalem Introduction The council of Jerusalem, which is recorded in Acts fifteen, is definitely an in depth research and deliberation into whether or not the Gentile Christians were und...