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Father and Son and Holy Ghost / To Thee I cry and call most
A prayer to the Trinity — seven 12-line stanzas
Note: Lines 25403-86 in some MSS of Cursor Mundi (3474).
Title(s): Cursor Mundi
Subjects: Trinity, prayers to; prayers, to Trinity
Versification: — twelve-line — aabccbddbeeb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Fairfax 14 (SC 3894), ff. 109va-110ra
First Lines:
Fader & sone & haligaste
to þe I cry & calle maste
þat trewest art in trone…
Last Lines:
…lorde fader louid in trinite
fader sone & haligaste
Attributed Title: An orisoun of þe trinite (f. 109va)
Editions:
Morris, Richard, ed. Cursor Mundi. EETS o.s. 57 (1874); repr. 1961; 59 (1875); repr. 1966; 62 (1876); repr. 1966; 66 (1877); repr. 1966; 68 (1878); repr. 1966; 101 (1893); repr. 1962: 1454-9.
2.Source: London, British Library Cotton Vespasian A.III, ff. 142va-143ra
First Lines:
ffader and sun and haligast
To þe i cri and call mast…
Last Lines:
…Lauerd loued in trinite
ffader and sune and haligast
Editions:
Morris, Richard, ed. Cursor Mundi. EETS o.s. 57 (1874); repr. 1961; 59 (1875); repr. 1966; 62 (1876); repr. 1966; 66 (1877); repr. 1966; 68 (1878); repr. 1966; 101 (1893); repr. 1962: 1454-9.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford, 1952: 37-9.
3.Source: Göttingen, Göttingen University Library Theol.107, ff. 167va-168ra
First Lines:
fAdir and sune and hali gast
To þe i cri and call mast…
Last Lines:
…Lauerd loues in trinite
Fadir and sun and haligast
Editions:
Morris, Richard, ed. Cursor Mundi. EETS o.s. 57 (1874); repr. 1961; 59 (1875); repr. 1966; 62 (1876); repr. 1966; 66 (1877); repr. 1966; 68 (1878); repr. 1966; 101 (1893); repr. 1962: 1454-9.