Outline For Everyman Research Paper

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RESEARCH PAPER EVERYMAN Christol Council Liberty University August 19, 2012 Thesis The play “Everyman” uses characters that are spiritual to tell the story of Everyman. Everyman has to give an account of his life no one can stand with us before God we have to stand alone. Everyman realizes that death is inevitable and man has to an account for his sins. Everyman often does not think of their spiritual life, but in the end finds way to repent of their sins. The summons of Death makes Everyman realize he is not ready to die and does not want to take the journey alone, but ultimately has to stand alone. Outline I. Introduction II. Summary of Spiritual Characters III. Author’s perception of death IV. Conclusion Introduction “Everyman” is an English play about morality the author unknown. This play first appeared in the 16th century of England.…show more content…
The use of character names by the author shows that everyone will meet death and cannot escape it. The author presents Death as the most important part of life when it comes to claim man. Death is a powerful entity it is the final place where there is no escape or return. The author describes death as being inevitable for man. Death is shown as not being prejudice it doesn’t matter whether you are rich or poor he comes for all of man and there is no escape. Death is the final destination and the author showed how Everyman was not prepared for him. Death comes when we least expect it and the characters in the play were parts of life that people encounter. The author showed that death is not governed by time and brings no warning. In the beginning of the play the author shows Death’s obedience to God, death is summoned by God not going forth on its own for God has control over him. Death job is to go out and bring Everyman who is living outside of God’s will to God for
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