The poem concludes with the speaker deciding that no matter what the building might mean, it is important for humanity that churches be maintained. These varying endings give the poem a feeling of unpredictability.
This humble cyclist is more than he makes out, for he starts to ask himself serious questions about churches in general, what sort of future have they in a world that seems to be ignoring religious tradition. The building in which Christians traditionally meet for worship.
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Hospitals must decide if they should defend the teachings of the church or if, in such cases, their duty is better discharged by showing mercy. Love the brotherhood. A world that's becoming more secular, more materialistic.
Even though he's wondering about what this church will look like at when all the believers have gone, he acknowledges that the work of the church in giving meaning to life will never completely go away.
Stanza Five As time passes this conglomeration of architectural elements will fall further into disrepair.