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All our weal and all our life
Christ’s Wounds as Remedies for the Deadly Sins — seven quatrains with Latin couplets before and between in John Grimestone’s sermon notebook
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: sins, deadly; Christ, wounds of
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, ff. 130v-131ra
First Lines:
Al oure wele & al oure lif
sum time þoru pride was for lore…
Last Lines:
…but remedie þer to þu hast
Of crist þat drank þe bitter galle
Attributed Title: De peccatis mortalibus (f. 130v)
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 56-7.