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IMEV 995.6
NIMEV 995.6
Gods great goodness and His long abiding
On the punishment for sin and reward for amendment granted by God and Christ — two couplets in a Latin sermon
Subjects: sermons, verse in; Christ, love to sinners; grace; penitence
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Gonville & Caius College 334/727, f. 179va
Transcription:
godes grete godnysse & hys longe abydynge
Cristes open exemple & hys holy techynge
Hard dom ordayned for oure punyschement
And gret mede y schape for oure amendement
Editions:
Owst, Gerald Robert. Preaching in Medieval England. Cambridge: UP, 1926; rev. ed. New York, 1961: 273 n..