The Violent Bear It Away Summary
Flannery O'Connor

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The Violent Bear It Away Overview

"The Violent Bear It Away" is a religious novel by Flannery O'Connor which speaks to the idea of destiny, and the struggle between good and evil. In the novel, fourteen year-old Tarwater attempts to flee from his destiny of being a prophet for God, only to run right into it. "The Violent Bear It Away" deals with timeless and crucial themes, such as faith and reason, Christianity, destiny, duality, and family.

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