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DIMEV 171
A temple of true wedding
Four ways in which a church is sanctified at its dedication, in a sermon (?by John of Bromyard), ‘de dedicatione ecclesie’ — 8 lines in couplets and monorhyming quatrain
Subjects: sermons, verse in; dedications; churches, dedication of
Versification: — two-line, four-line — aa, aaaa
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Kk.4.24, f. 123rb
Transcription:
A tempyl of true weddynghe
A celle of holy byddynghe
A tabernakyl of reles
A paleys of ioye & pes
Prima sanctificatur þorw holy worchynge
2a þorw bischoppys blessynge
Tercia þorw cristes comynge
Et 4a þorw cristes aftorynge