Where can I find the poem you mentioned in your sermon on Sunday?

by | Jan 25, 2024 | Ask the Pastors

QUESTION

Question for Pastor Joseph! What is the name of the ballad you mentioned on Sunday and where can I find a copy? I would love to read the whole thing. Thanks!

ANSWER

Here you go!

https://www.fortressofdoors.com/st-halvor/

I had to look up what a “thrall” was when I read it.

You can read on Wikipedia about the old story that’s been passed down.

And as a reminder, the guy who wrote this poem about it did so as he was being tempted to leave his son to die. I think it’s the combination of the old story with the new one that makes it so meaningful to me.

That and how Satan is presented.

Unless otherwise indicated, all Scripture quotations are from the New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation. All rights reserved.

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