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DIMEV 3837
IMEV 2391
NIMEV TM 1130
O blessed Jesu high heavens king
A prayer of confession — forty-three lines in couplets
Subjects: prayers, of confession; confession
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library EL 34.B.7, ff. 80-81
First Lines:
O blessed ihesu hyghe heuens kynge
I moste Synfull creature of all lyuyng…
Last Lines:
…O verey man that all thynge hathe wroght
haue mercy on me A Synnar thowe hathe me deere boght
Note: Misidentified as IMEV 2931 in Dutschke (1989), 1.57; written as prose.
Attributed Title: A Deuote prayer (f. 80)
Editions:
Legg, J. Wickham, ed. The Processional of the Nuns of Chester. Henry Bradshaw Society, 1899: 26-7.