For the Greater Good of God (9:25)

Cover of A Matter of Life and Death

From A Matter of Life and Death and 6 other releases

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  • FjordSweetFjord

    one of Harris' best songs, of any era....top 10 Maiden track for me.

    22 Jul 3:19pm Reply
  • Nirvana_inside

    The greatest song ever made. [2] And very powerful cause of guitars and bass.

    14 Jun 5:21pm Reply
  • julialonso

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song. [8]

    27 Apr 12:07am Reply
  • WordsComeBack

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song. [7]

    30 Mar 10:21pm Reply
  • MrSelfcaged

    DIVINE!!

    4 Aug 2013 Reply
  • Towntwistle

    I don't think this song is criticizing religion. Actually, it's a critic to the ones who use religion as a excuse to justify some bad things like war. The lyrics are saying something like "God would not approve it" to everybody who keeps saying "for the greater good of God" and then do something that is totally unchristian: "He gave his life for us / He fell upon the cross It (...) wasn't meant for us / to feel the pain again". I know that Harris doesn't believe in God, but he is telling us that this God, if you do believe, is a God of love

    3 Jul 2013 Reply
  • tntmk

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song. [6]

    29 May 2013 Reply
  • metalrichie

    Fuckin' awesome! Great Maiden song!

    21 Apr 2013 Reply
  • mimihon

    I hadn't heard Bruce sing so fucking good since Seventh Son. WONDERFUL! [3]

    3 Oct 2012 Reply
  • donquique

    What can I say... pure Harris magic.

    29 Sep 2012 Reply
  • mercedesglgl

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song.[5]

    12 Sep 2012 Reply
  • MikeyB93

    The greatest song ever made.

    17 Aug 2012 Reply
  • DarkVictim

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song.[4]

    10 Aug 2012 Reply
  • DRNKMNKY

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song. [3]

    30 Jun 2012 Reply
  • crispolly

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song. [2]

    1 Jun 2012 Reply
  • maxson924

    Second only to Rime of the Ancient Mariner in Maiden's entire discography.

    17 May 2012 Reply
  • nopuppet

    this one has got absolutely EVERYTHING you wanna hear in a maiden song.

    9 Mar 2012 Reply
  • ---Jacke---

    <3

    2 Feb 2012 Reply
  • maciejtwadine

    Excellent song, my favourite form AMoLaD.

    26 Jan 2012 Reply
  • Pedrorockeiro

    Demais

    30 Nov 2011 Reply
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