The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
On Easter day in the dawing Jesu rose fro death to life
The Story of the Resurrection based upon the South English
For the usual text see 787
Subjects: Christ, burial and resurrection
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.1.1
, ff. 30-31
On Esterne day in þe dawing
ihesu ros fro deth to
blissid be þat ilke tiding
who so him louid þei were ful
…& gaderid þe disciplis ageyn
þat in wide londis
were þan brouht
In this MS, break between this and the following 2647
is 4 lines earlier,
ending, ‘In Galile þei schul me fynde
2.Source: London, British Library Cotton Vespasian A.III
, f. 95vb
On sononday in þe daghyng
He ros fro ded to
Thole ded & rise thridday
and bring til end his dede
Note: Inserted in one MS of Cursor Mundi.
o.s. 57 (1874); repr. 1961; 59 (1875); repr. 1966; 62 (1876); repr.
1966; 66 (1877); repr. 1966; 68 (1878); repr. 1966; 101 (1893); repr. 1962: 3.985-91.
Brown, Beatrice Daw,
The Southern Passion, Pepysian MS. 2344
o.s. 169 (1927); repr. 1987: 63-77.