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IMEV 2403.5
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O Christs precious heart
A prayer by the passion — fourteen lines
Note: See 4043.
Subjects: prayers, by Christ and His Passion; crucifixion



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Gorhambury House, Hertfordshire, Earl of Verulam, Orosius manuscript, flyleaf
Transcription:
O Crystys precyus hart
Whose precyus blood oute start
With water bloo and wanne
As hartely as I can
Thy seruant and thy man
Whom thow soo dere hath Bauth
My harte my wylle my thauthe
To the I recument
Suche Grace thow me send
That all my later ende
I may my Sowle hyde
With in thy wowndys wyde
In Suerte there to dwelle
ffrom all daungers of helle
Paternoster Ave Maria Credo
Note: Transcription from Gibbs (1883).
Editions:
Gibbs, Henry Hucks, ed. “A Fifteenth Century French MS.” Notes and Queries 6th ser. 8 (1883): 442-3: 443.