Adam and Eve as “Warfaring Christians”: Paradise Lost and Areopagitica

In his “Areopagitica,” John Milton claims “He that can apprehend and consider vice with all her baits and seeming pleasures, and yet abstain, and yet distinguish, and yet prefer that which is truly better, he is the true warfaring Christian. I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out … Read moreAdam and Eve as “Warfaring Christians”: Paradise Lost and Areopagitica