176 – The Prophecy of Jeremiah


“Behold, a people shall come from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth. They shall hold the bow and the lance: they are cruel, and will not show mercy: their voice shall roar like the sea.” Jeremiah 50: 41-42

This passage of the Bible, and others like it, were on the minds of the literate men of the church in the 9th century And you can see why, can’t you? The Christian nations of the west, even their monasteries and other religious houses, were being attacked by pagans. By the enemies of god himself. The vikings seemed to be the fulfillment of a dark prophecy.

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  3 Replies to “176 – The Prophecy of Jeremiah”

  1. September 27, 2015 at 6:33 pm

    What happened the Jorvick interview episode?

    • September 30, 2015 at 4:44 pm

      It’s still available on the members episodes.

  2. Amanda Kennedy
    December 24, 2016 at 12:59 pm

    This Ikea reference is my favorite joke so far!

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