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One God is in heaven man of mild steven
The prayer of the Indian girl recited to St. Thomas of India — four couplets inserted in the Speculum Sacerdotale
Title(s): Speculum Sacerdotale
Subjects: Thomas, saint; prayers
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson A.362 (SC 11247), ff. 69-69v
First Lines:
O god is in heuene
man of mylde steuen…
Last Lines:
…He is kynge of alle kynges
and to hym louten alle þinges
Note: Written as prose.
2.Source: London, British Library Addit. 36791, ff. 142
First Lines:
O god is in heuene
man of mylde steuene…
Last Lines:
…He is kynge of alle kyngis
And to hym lowteþ alle þinges
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Weatherly, Edward Howell, ed. Speculum Sacerdotale. EETS o.s. 200 (1936); repr. Kraus: New York, 1971: 252.
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “Popular Prayers in Middle English Verse.” Modern Philology 36 (1939): 337-50: 349.