What was the worldview that shaped Jane Austen's life and writings?
Anne Elliot's "duty" guided her through life's trials.
Doing what is right, for Jane Austen's heroines, requires a great deal of "exertion"!
How can we find joy in the time between Christ's first and second comings?
Reading prayers and publishing the banns of marriage . . .
Church livings to buy or borrow!
The church was "not smart enough" for Edward's family.