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Harkeneth what Saint Luke will say / In our gospel of today
Gospel for Fourth Sunday after Trinity, in Northern Homily Cycle
Note: For the version in the ‘expanded’ Cycle see 4681.
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
Subjects: sermon texts, Gospel
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 42 (SC 6923), ff. 141v-142v
First Lines:
Lythis now what saynte luke will saie
In oure gospell of to daie…
Last Lines:
…þat for nede oft lithis er done
Als i sall be a tale schewe sone
Editions:
Thompson, Anne B., ed. The Northern Homily Cycle. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2008.
2.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], f. 200rb-200rc
First Lines:
Herke what seint luc wol vs say
In vre gospel of to day…
Last Lines:
…And for neode beo þei don as we
May here beo a take i se
Attributed Title: Estote misericordes sicud & pater (f. 200rb)
Facsimiles:
Doyle, I. A., ed. The Vernon Manuscript. A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Eng. poet.a.1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1987.
Scase, Wendy, and Nick Kennedy, eds. A facsimile edition of the Vernon manuscript: Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. Poet. A. 1. Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 2011.
3.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Addit. 8335 [olim Bute], pp. 232-233
First Lines:
HErkenes what Seynt Luk wille say
In oure godspelle of þis day…
Last Lines:
…ȝit are þei done for nede may be
Als ȝe be þis tale may se
Attributed Title: Dominica iiija post trinitate secundum Lucam (p. 232)
4.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.1.1, ff. 149v-150
First Lines:
Herkene what seynt Luke wile vs say
In oure Gospel of þis day
I rede ȝe here with al ȝoure wil…
Last Lines:
…& for nede be þei don as we
may here be a litil tale se
Attributed Title: Dominica 4a post festum sancte Trinitatis Euangelium secundum Lucam. Estote misericordes sicut & pater vester celestis misericors est & ce (f. 149v)
5.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.5.31, ff. 97v-98
First Lines:
Herkens what luke wyll say
In our gospell of to day…
Last Lines:
…þat for nede oft sythes er done
Als by a tale ȝe sall here sone
Attributed Title: þis es þe gospell of þe sonunday ferthe (f. 97v)
6.Source: London, British Library Addit. 22283 [Simeon], f. 5rc
First Lines:
HErkeneþ what seint luc wol vs say
In vre gospel of to day…
Last Lines:
…And for nede beo þei done as we
May here bi a tale Ise
Attributed Title: Estote misericordes sicut & pater (f. 5rc)
Facsimiles:
Digital Facsimile of British Library MS Add. 22283 (‘Simeon’). 2014; http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/FullDisplay.aspx?ref=Add_MS_22283.
7.Source: London, British Library Addit. 38010, ff. 103v-104v
First Lines:
Leres now what saint luke will say
In our gospell of to day…
Last Lines:
…That for ned oft sithis er done
Als I sall be a tale schewe sone
8.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 260, f. 43ra
9.Source: Minneapolis MN, Minnesota University Library Z.822.N.81 [olim Phillipps 8122], ff. 107v-108v
First Lines:
Herkyns what sant luke wyll say
In oure gospell of to day
I rede ȝe do with all ȝoure maghte…
Last Lines:
…and fore nede ere þei don als we
May be a lytyll tale here se
Attributed Title: Dominica quarta post festum sancte trinitatis Secundum Lucam (f. 107v)
10.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 129 [olim Phillipps 20420], ff. 120v-121v
First Lines:
Herkenyth what seint Luc will say
In oure gospell of to day
I rede þat ȝe do with all ȝoure maght
As crist to his disciplis taght…
Last Lines:
…And for nede bet þay done as we
by a tale here may now se
Attributed Title: Dominica quarta post octavam trinitatis (f. 120v)