Those who are not able to express themselves any other way have used symbolism in literature throughout time as a way of voicing hidden meanings and undeveloped feelings. It is used to compel a reader to think beyond the boundaries of normal thought.
An essay discussing the similarities between Greek Mythology and the Bible. An unbiased, historical, and researched look at the stories behind the books. Please refrain from insulting others beliefs in the comments. Debate, not argue, is the key to enlightenment.