SEARCH RECORDS
SEARCH MSS
PRINTED BOOKS
INSCRIPTIONS
BIBLIOGRAPHY
GLOSSARY
DIMEV HOME
The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
DIMEV 2819
IMEV 1685
NIMEV 1685
Jesu Christ of mights most / Father and son and holy ghost
The Founding of the Feasts of All Saints and All Souls
Note: For other versions see 2002 and 6676.
Subjects: All Saints’, feast of; All Souls’ Day
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 61 (SC 6922*), ff. 73-78v
First Lines:
Ihesu cryst of myȝhtes most
fader & sone & holy gost
Be At ouer be gynneng
And saue mans kynd fro spyllyng…
Last Lines:
…Wyth gode hert þat it so be
Sey we Amen for charyte
Attributed Title: Festum omnium sanctorum (f. 73)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. “Nachträge zu den Legenden 5: The Messengers of Death.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 79 (1887): 411-70: 435.
Shuffleton, George. Ashmole 61: A Compilation of Popular Middle English Verse. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2008: 198-211; 496-500; 609-10.