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Jesu Christ of Nazareth / That for us all sufferedest
A prayer of the Five Wounds — one 6-line stanza (aabccb)
Subjects: Christ, wounds of; prayers, by Christ and His Passion
Versification: — six-line — aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.6.43, f. 89v
First Lines:
ihesu crist of Naȝareþ
That for vs all suffriddist deþ…
Last Lines:
…That ȝe suffryd in ȝoure lyue
haue mercy on me Amen
Attributed Title: Oracio bona de ihesu cristi (f. 89v)
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “Popular Prayers in Middle English Verse.” Modern Philology 36 (1939): 337-50: 338.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 95.
Oliver, Raymond. Poems Without Names: The English Lyric 1200-1500. Berkeley, CA: University of California, 1970: 38.
2.Source: Wells, Wells Cathedral Library 2, at end
Editions:
Gray, Douglas. “The Five Wounds of Our Lord.” Notes and Queries n.s. 10 [208] (1963): 50-51, 82-89, 127-34, 163-8: 128.