Metal Mondays: GK Chesterson Wrote Heavy Metal Lyrics Edition

O God of earth and altar,
bow down and hear our cry,
our earthly rulers falter,
our people drift and die;
the walls of gold entomb us,
the swords of scorn divide,
take not thy thunder from us,
but take away our pride.

Such are the opening words to Chesterson’s Hymn … and Iron Maiden’s Revelation.

Thoughts?

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