The Question and Answer section for Beowulf is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
My line numbers do not match yours. Can you quote a line 247-257? Then I will know where you are.
b. It recasts the purpose of the poem to convert pagans to Christians.
A translation for this would be that the people whose fear consumes them to the point that they lose faith that, after death, their souls will not be granted eternal peace by the Father, God. I thin A (a. It warns against the possible damnation of...