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Our Father in heaven riche
Pater Noster in anglico’, the clauses of the Pater Noster as remedies against the sins — twelve lines in couplets
Title(s): Pater Noster in anglico
Subjects: Lord’s Prayer, as remedy against sins
Versification: — two-line — aa
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.4.32, f. 21ra
First Lines:
OVre fader in heuene riche
Þin name be iblesced eure iliche…
Last Lines:
…Led vs louers to non fondinge
And sscild vs fram alle euel þinge
Note: Expanded text: 18 lines.
Attributed Title: Hic incipit oratio dominica in anglica lingua (f. 21ra)
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.159.
2.Source: London, British Library Harley 3724, f. 49
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.159-61.
Ellis, Alexander John, ed. On Early English Pronunciation. 4 vols. EETS e.s. 2 (1867), 7 (1869), 14 (1871), 23 (1874), repr. 1973; issued jointly by the Philological Society, the EETS, and the Chaucer Society [2nd ser. 1, 4-5, 25] London: Trübner; ed. note: with rare exceptions, entries from these volumes are identical; where variants occur, both editions are cited: 2.443.
Patterson, Frank A. The Middle English Penitential Lyric. Columbia University Studies in English. New York: Columbia Press, 1911: 108.
Camden, William. Remains concerning Britain. London: J. Philipot, 1633, 1636; repr. London: J. R. Smith, 1870; Hildesheim, NY: G. Olms, 1970: 24; 1870, 28.
Weever, John. Ancient Funerall Monuments within the United Monarchie of Great Britaine. London: T. Harper, 1631 (STC 25223); repr. Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum; and NY: Walter Johnson, 1979: 152.