Freewheelin’ travelling bard N.T. Wright has taken his heartfelt folk-singing to the masses. One of his most-loved tunes – judging by his many renditions – is Bob Dylan’s “When the Ship Comes In”.
We believe it is significant that Wright has chosen a song which ends with the notable line,
… And like Goliath, they’ll be conquered
Is Wright, then, a secret gigantologist? We suspect so.
May 7, 2012, the Rabbit Room
May 12, 2012, Hearts and Minds Books
And the version that Wright remembers: