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DIMEV 2829.5
Jesu Christ that suffered
Carved memorial — eight lines
Subjects: inscriptions; prayers; Godard, John
Versification: — eight-line — aabaccdc



Inscriptions:
1.Source: Addlethorpe, Lincolnshire Carved memorial in church porch; late fifteenth century.
Transcription:
Jh[es]u Cryst that sufferd
Grete panys and hard
Hafe mercy on the sawle
Of Jhon Godard
That thys porche made
And many oder thyngi[s] dede
Ther for Jh[es]u Cryst
Qwyte hym hys mede.
Editions:
Greenhill, Frank Allen. Incised effigial slabs: a study of engraved stone memorials in Latin Christendom, c. 1100 to c. 1700. 2 vols. London: Faber and Faber, 1976: 1.327.
Pevsner, Nicholaus, John Harris, and Nicholas Antram. The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire. New Haven ; London: Yale University Press, 2002: 91.