Title

"The Redemption of the World": The Rhetoric of Jane Austen's Prayers

Department

English

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2005

Abstract

The article deals with the prayers written by Jane Austen in "The Works of Jane Austen: Minor Works," Volume 6, edited by R. W. Chapman. The prayers written by Austen are cited. The focus of the language of Austen's prayers and novels is discussed. The context of Austen's Christianity is examined. In the study "Jane Austen and the Clergy," by Irene Collins, it was argued that Austen was a religious woman.

Journal

Persuasions On-Line

Volume

27

Issue

1