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"As therefore... this sickness"

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No Man Is An Island (Meditation XVII), John Donne, 1624

Donne, John. "No Man Is An Island (Meditation XVII)." Online-literature.com. The Literature Network, n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

In lines 18-21 (“As therefore…this sickness”), the author reveals

A

his criticisms of hierarchical church structures.

B

his failing health and the consolation that faith provides.

C

his academic stance on important theological matters.

D

the value of having a rigid social order.

E

the importance of personal expression in sermons.