The Role Of Religion In The Crucible

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As early European settlers came over, they brought their religion along with them. For this reason, Christianity is the main religion of modern America. Religions are part of culture, so it becomes part of us. It is easy for us to mimic the stories and have relating characters. In Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible we see a Christ-figure, John Proctor. Proctor reveals to us the he is Christ-like throughout the play. Christ was not one to judge others, but Lord knows he was. Elizabeth Proctor, his wife, has judged him “you will no longer judge me…” She judges Proctor because she found out that Proctor committed adultery. Christ was tempted many times like Proctor was by Abigail. Abigail seduced him and he gave in to temptation. Christ never
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