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That thou cry to Him with sorrow of heart
Verse urging one to beg for mercy — one 8-line stanza in a Latin sermon Jesu, fili David, miserere mei (Mt. 15:22)
Subjects: mercy; sermons, verse in; devotional verse
Versification: — eight-line — abcdbcec



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8, ff. 93v-94
Transcription:
þat þu crye to hy wiþ sorwe of herte
þat swat water and blod
þe bondes of þy synne to vnbynde
þat þu schryfe þe to hym mekely
þat dyed vp on þe rood
& be not to hym vnkynde
þat þu make a ser for thy synne
and hafe ys mercy euer yn mynde
Note: Formerly folios 94v-95.
Editions:
Stemmler, Theo. “More English Texts from MS. Cambridge University Library Ii.III.8.” Anglia 93 (1975): 1-16: 10.