The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
God that all hath made and wrought
Obedience man’s first duty — one stanza rhyme royal
1.Source: Cambridge UK, St John’s College G.25 (193)
, f. 127v
god that all hath made & wrought
man on molde hym to
…for & we do as þe chirche doþe telle
ys ynow to
vs for þe peyne of hell
Note: Added to originally blank side at end of volume, by a hand of the end of
the fifteenth century or beginning of the sixteenth century.
James, Montague Rhodes.
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of St.
John’s College, Cambridge.
Cambridge: at the UP, 1913: 229.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild.
A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse.
2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical
Society: 1916-20: 1.230.