Godric Topics for Discussion

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Why does Godric not include Elric among his friends?

Describe the language and style used by Godric and how this suits, or does not suit, the book's subject matter.

In Buechner's view, is Godric a saint?

Explain how Buechner's Protestant views affect his depiction of Godric.

Explain the significance of the difference between Rome and Jerusalem.

If Buechner has a high opinion of Godric, as he seems to, why does he make up heinous sins and attribute them to him?

Explain the structure of the book. What is the significance of interspersing Buechner's version of Godric's life with Reginald's attempts to make his version?

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Godric from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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