Doubt: A Parable

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Dramatists Play Service Inc, 2005 - Drama - 54 pages
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THE STORY: In this brilliant and powerful drama, Sister Aloysius, a Bronx school principal, takes matters into her own hands when she suspects the young Father Flynn of improper relations with one of the male students.
 

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User Review  - SoulFlower1981 - LibraryThing

** spoiler alert ** This work had a profound underlying meaning to me. It shows how one simple grain of "doubt" can ruin an individual's life. How we can be on a path towards righteousness and deviate ... Read full review

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User Review  - HotWolfie - LibraryThing

This was an excellent play, full of a lot of questions about race, sexuality, perception, and misogyny in the Catholic Church. Pros: An open ending that leaves a lot of room for discussion/debate. A ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter ONE
13
Chapter TWO
14
Chapter THREE
21
Chapter FOUR
22
Chapter FIVE
27
Chapter SIX
35
Chapter SEVEN
36
Chapter EIGHT
40
Chapter NINE
50
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Page 11 - And I gave my heart to know wisdom, and to know madness and folly: I perceived that this also is vexation of spirit. For in much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.

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