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O Father of eternal bliss
James Ryman, a macaronic hymn to God in Trinity — five quatrains (abab) including refrain, ‘Te deum laudamus’, and burden: ‘Dulciter pangamus / Te deum laudamus
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: hymns, to God; Trinity, God in
Versification: — four-line — abab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 89v-90
First Lines:
O fader of eternall blys
Qui semper es ingenitus
Last Lines:
…Bothe iij and j of myghtis most
Te deum laudamus
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 299-300.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 203-4; 1977, 180.