The Bible and Literature: a Personal View by Northrop Frye - Program 05 "Sexual Imagery: Bride and Bridegroom"

The relationship between the individual and the group is expressed by the sexual metaphor "where two are one". In the Bible this metaphor expands to include the images of the Bride and the Bridegroom where the Bride represents all men and women and the Bridegroom is the King of Israel or Christ. Contains material from Lecture 5 (Part 1)

Bill Somerville
Technical Director: 
Ted Glickman
Conceived and Produced by: 
Robert Sandler
Executive Producer: 
Bob Rodgers
Gerard Beckers, Chris Rodgers
Richard Cable
Don Elsliger
Keith Springer
Graphic Design: 
Ken Fong
Production Assistants: 
Anne Riemer Hart
Production Assistants: 
Frances Handleman
Assistant to Northrop Frye: 
Jane Widdicombe