Despite what many modern critics say, Shakespeare's plays are written from a profoundly Christian perspective. This site presents literary criticism demonstrating that. To submit your essay for publication (arguing either for or against this position), email us - kevin @

"King Lear" and the Catholic Drama of Three Households and Four Loves

Ken Colston on seeing King Lear through the Four Loves of C. S. Lewis, and of seeing how sacrificial love redeems the play's nihilism.