“Andreas” & the Redemptive Possibilities of the Past

By |2020-08-26T11:17:09-05:00August 27th, 2020|Categories: Christianity, Faith, History, Literature, Poetry|

In the Old English poem, “Andreas,” the fate of the old giant-work and the fate of the pagans were linked. The pagan stones became the site of a church—not only because of the miraculous flood, but because of the faith of the Apostle Andrew in the redemptive possibilities of the past. In the context [...]