Glossary

This Glossary lists various names, terms and concepts used in Adam’s Fall with some explanation of how they are understood in the Adam’s Fall community and on this site.


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ADAM. Adam Davidson, the main character of Adam’s Fall, a quietly gay, celibate Episcopal priest serving in the conservative parish of All Saints’ in the pretentious Village of Eden.

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Br. Christopher Llewellyn is a cleric in the Order of the Sacred Brotherhood of the Incarnation, a monastic order devoted to the all-loving Christ of the Incarnation, mentioned in the writings of the Order’s founder (Br. Ambrose) as the “Christ-Eros” (who appears in the narrative of Adam’s Fall in various forms).

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The Christ-Eros is a figure – almost a concept, the all-loving Christ of the Incarnation, who appears in the narrative of Adam’s Fall in various forms.

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DRAGON. Another name for SATAN, also referred to as LUCIFER.

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EDEN. The small, pretentious Village of Eden. A pretty, wealthy town with all the woes and delights human nature can occasion, all nicely swept under the Oriental rug from Marrakesh.

EPISCOPAL. The Protestant Episcopal Church.

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MICHAEL (Archangel).

MICHAELMAS, or the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels.The Church’s celebration of the victory of the hosts of Michael over the hosts of the Dragon/Satan before the beginning of time.

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The Order of the Sacred Brotherhood of the Incarnation, OSBI, is a monastic order devoted to the all-loving Christ of the Incarnation, mentioned in the writings of the Order’s founder (Br. Ambrose) as the “Christ-Eros” (who also appears in the narrative of Adam’s Fall in various forms).

 

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Trickster. An archetype which appears in Adam’s Fall in several guises: in the guise of RAVEN, in the guise of TODD, and mostly in the guise of STEPHAN, the primary antagonist of the tale.

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