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O endless God of majesty
James Ryman, ‘Te Deum Rite laudamus’ — five macaronic quatrains (abab) including refrain, ‘Te deum uite laudamus’ and burden: ‘Te patrem rite uocamus / Te deum uite laudamus
Author(s): James Ryman
Title(s): Te Deum Rite laudamus
Subjects: prayers, to God
Versification: — four-line — abab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 90-90v
First Lines:
O endles god of mageste
Te patrem rite vocamus
Last Lines:
…Withowte endying þatte we may syng
Te deum uite laudamus
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 300-1.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 204; 1977, 180-1.