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Now Holy Ghost our very comforter
The hymn ‘Nunc sancte nobis spiritus’ — two stanzas rhyme royal
Title(s): Nunc sancte nobis spiritus
Subjects: Holy Ghost, hymns to; hymns, to Holy Ghost
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 34193, f. 116v
First Lines:
Now holy gost owr verry counfortowre
Oon to the fadyr and with sone also…
Last Lines:
…Owr charite more flame and in fyre
Owr neghburs all þat bene of gud desyre
Editions:
Patterson, Frank A. “Hymnal from MS. Additional 34193, British Museum.” Medieval Studies in Memory of Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis. Roger Sherman Loomis, ed. New York: Columbia UP, 1927: 443-88: 476.