The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Jesu for Thee mourn I may
A Song of Love to Jesus — two 6-line stanzas (aabccb)
Subjects: Christ, love toward; love, toward Jesus
1.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 155
, pp. 16-17
Ihesu for þe mourne I may
As tercel þat longeþ
boþe nyȝt & day…
…And holy soules þat þou bouȝtes dere
In to holy
Note: Third (?) Cantus in Rolle’s Ego dormio (p. 1).
“Antiquities, Etc.: Hymns of Richard Rolle.”
British Magazine and Monthly Register of Religious and Ecclesiatical
9 (1836): 499-503: 502.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild,
Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century.
Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 102-3.
The English Religious Lyric in the Middle Ages.
Oxford: Clarendon, 1968: 230 (1st stanza only).