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O Father of high majesty / O Son and Holy Ghost all three
James Ryman, a hymn to the Trinity — three quatrains including refrain, ‘Te deum laudamus’ and burden: ‘Synge we alle thys tyme thus / Te deum laudamus
Subjects: hymns, to Trinity; Trinity
Versification: — four-line — aaab + bb
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, f. 93
First Lines:
O fader of high maieste
O sonne and holigost all thre…
Last Lines:
…Only by loue as seyeth owre crede
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: 305-6.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 207; 1977, 183.