This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Prodigal Son appears in The Return of the Prodigal Son - The child of a very wealthy man, this character runs away from home hoping to find pleasures in foreign lands, winds up poor and miserable, and returns home.
Judas appears in The Death of Judas - This character is one of Christ's Apostles whom Claudel gives a voice in The Death of Judas. This character is exceptionally proud but exceptionally practical, and believes that he/she is the greatest of all of the Apostles or at least the most refined and sophisticated....
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