Pilrim’s progress FIRST PART
Born : 28 November 1628
Elstow, Bedfordshire, England
Occupation : Author, preacher
Major Works : The Pilgrim’s
Progress, The Holy War
Died : 31 August
1688 (aged 59)
• The Pilgrim’s Progress informs of Christian’s
pilgrimage from his the place to find the Celestial
City, as well as his encounters and
adventures on his journey.
• The writer defends the storyline he’s about
to inform, that is presented like a dream. He
explains he went to sleep within the
backwoods and imagined assertive named
Christian, who had been suffering from spiritual
Christian were built with a
book, the Bible, in
hands along with a great
burden, the load
of worldly cares and
concerns, on back.
Through the guidance of
the Bible, Christian
really wants to leave his
hometown, the town
• A spiritual guide named Evangelist visits
Christian and urges him to depart the town of
Destruction. Evangelist claims that salvation
are only able to be based in the Celestial City, known
as Mount Zion.
His wife, children and neighbors all won’t
opt for him except uncle Pliable.
Enroute, they falls right into a bog known as the Slough of Despond,
however they saved. But Pliable retreats once they satisfy the difficulties
in Slough Despond. Christian alone continues.
He meets Worldly Wiseman, who urges him to guide an operating,
happy existence without religion. Refusing, Christian is sheltered
in Goodwill’s house. He then continue your way together
through many adventures.
Christian meets the monster Apollyon, who attempts to kill him.
Christian is armed, and that he strikes Apollyon having a sword.
Appolyon may be the indication of demon.
Christian meets Faithful, a traveler from his hometown. Faithful
and Christian are became a member of with a third pilgrim, Talkative, whom
Evangelist arrives and warns Faithful and Christian concerning the
wicked capital of scotland- Vanity, that they will quickly enter. Evangelist
foretells that either Christian or Faithful will die in Vanity.
• The 2 enter Vanity and
visit its famous fair. They
resist temptation and therefore are
mocked through the
the citizens of Vanity
imprison Christian and
Faithful for mocking their
local religion. Faithful
defends themself at his trial
and it is performed, rising to
paradise after dying.
Christian is remanded to
prison but later escapes
and continues his journey.
Another fellow pilgrim named Hopeful
befriends Christian on his way.
They entered a lot of places like Lucre,
By-Path Field, Doubting Castle, The
Delectable Mountain tops and faced a lot of
At last Christian and Hopeful gleefully
approach the land of Beulah.
The Land of Beulah
The Celestial City Is situated in the nation of beulah. The united states was on
the border of paradise so the shining ones might be seen walking
there. The landscape teems with flowers and fruit, and also the travelers are
refreshed. To achieve the gate in to the city, they have to first mix a river
with no bridge.
Christian was very
much afraid. But
Hopeful wasn’t so
much afraid as
nearly drowns, but
Hopeful reminds him
of Christ’s love, and
securely in the water.
Thus they arrived at
another finish of river
they lose your body
and therefore are transfigured.
The residents from the Celestial City joyously welcome the 2