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Sith Thou hast born the King of Grace
An orison to the Virgin Mary — six quatrains (abab) with refrain, ‘Ora pro nobis’ and burden: ‘To þe we make oure mone / Moder of crist alone’
Subjects: carols, to Virgin Mary; Virgin Mary, carols to
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 103v-104
First Lines:
Sith thou hast born the kyng of grace
Thatt sittith so highe in trone…
Last Lines:
…Be oure confort then we the pray
Modere of crist alone
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 323.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 158-9; 1977, 140-1.