> On 1/12/2012 5:52 AM, John Morgenstern wrote:
>> Does anyone know the origin of the term "Strange Gods"? The OED offers
>> no insight (so far as I can see at a cursory glance). I assume that it's
>> a biblical allusion, referring to the worship of non-Christian gods. If
>> so, is anyone familiar with the particular chapter and verse? Even more
>> usefully, has anyone come across any explanation of Eliot's application
>> of the term in scholarly discourse?
>> With appreciation,
By the way, the string "strange" appears in ASG only in the title
and in "greeting a stranger".