What are some themes from The Pilgrim's Progress?

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Well, in this richly allegorical work of fiction , some of the main themes are suggested through the motif of the journey and the pilgrim. Characters seem to be defined by their pilgrim nature or their lack of it in the text. Consider the main characters that we are presented with who are travelling towards the Celestial City. Christian, Christiana, Faithful and Hopeful are all journeying towards...

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