Shakespeare & spiritual life.

The Romanes lecture delivered in the Sheldonian Theatre 4 June, 1924. by John Masefield

Publisher: Oxford University Press in New York ; Toronto

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Religion and ethics
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    SeriesRomanes lecture -- 1924
    LC ClassificationsPR2899
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20781383M

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SHAKESPEARE ON SPIRITUALILTY is full of what the subtitle says: LIFE-CHANGING WISDOM FROM SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS. Stephans makes many observations based on Shakespeare's plays. Here are a few of his present-day applications: "Through spiritual pursuits, we find and fulfill our true calling and destiny in life and find joy in the process."/5(5).

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Additional Physical Format: Electronic reproduction: Masefield, John, Shakespeare & spiritual life. Oxford: Clarendon Press, (England: Oxford. Although there are no ways to verify this, at least one set of clues indicates Shakespeare probably had some involvement with at least the Old Testament part of the book.

William Shakespeare lived from The creation of the King James Bible began in the yearthe year in which Shakespeare would have been 46 years old.

Nor shall Death brag thou wander'st in his shade, When in eternal lines to time thou growest: So long as men can breathe or eyes can see, So long lives this and this gives life to thee.” ― William Shakespeare, Sonnets. tags: love, shakespeare, youth.

“Conscience doth make cowards of us all.” ― William Shakespeare, Hamlet. Macbeth, hands down, should be number one as it is the best of Shakespeare's works (at least in my opinion). I have read 5 of the works listed (as I am only in high school and haven't had the vocabulary or analysis skills to read more earlier).

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Excerpts from the plays and elucidating commentary on 37 topics offer enlightening insights culled from Shakespeare’s genius. He has taught and lectured extensively on Shakespeare, recently presenting papers on Shakespeare’s Sonnets at the Ohio Shakespeare Conference.

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Consisting of a year’s worth of daily readings from Shakespeare’s greatest works and the King James. Selling Shakespeare. Shakespeare’s life was defined by his afterlife in print. The interests and investments of members of the book trade defined Shakespeare’s identity as an author. Booksellers began to collect, classify, and catalogue his plays, and so the first biographical accounts of Shakespeare were based on the bibliography of his works.

An overview of Shakespeare's life from the Folger Shakespeare Library, including his birth and childhood in Stratford-upon-Avon, his marriage to Anne Hathaway and their children, his work in the London theaters, and his final years before his death in Complacency is a deadly foe of all spiritual growth.

Acute desire must be present or there will be no manifestation of Christ to His people. He waits to be wanted. Too bad that with many of us He waits so long, so very long, in vain.

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He was the first son and the first surviving child in the family; two earlier children, Joan and Margaret, had died early. The way Shakespeare handled these divisions is the topic of this conversation.

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In his book, Jesus and Yahweh, Bloom, vociferously non-Christian, says also that William Tyndale is the “only true rival of Shakespeare, Chaucer, More from Spiritual Life. William Shakespeare Quotes () Spiritual Sayings About the Author: William Shakespeare (26 April (baptised) – 23 April ) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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Chapter Metaphysics of Shakespeare. Page Chapter XIII. IN DISCUSSIONS of Shakespeare and his plays we hear little about what may be termed the by-products of the great dramatist's mind; for usually the dramatic incidents of the plays occupy the attention of the reader to the exclusion of the more subtle threads of philosophy and soul culture.

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