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Diabolus through pride of heart and heaviness
Four enemies of salvation — two couplets in John Grimestone’s preaching notebook
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: salvation, enemies of
Versification: — two-line — aa
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 64v
Transcription:
Diabolus þoru pride of herte & heynesse
Caro with lust likingge & vnclennesse
Mundus with is wrenchis & is wellis ȝerningge
& malus homo with enuie wrau werd & bacbitingge
Attributed Title: De Hostibus (f. 64v)
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 19.