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The first introit of sapience
A Paraphrase of the Ten Commandments — four 8-line stanzas
Subjects: Ten Commandments; paraphrases
Versification: — eight-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Cotton Caligula A.II, f. 58v
First Lines:
The ferst yntroyte of sapyens
ys to drede god yn euery operacyon…
Last Lines:
…Whan we ben meued to don a mysse
To be Restreyned a yen be his Redempcion
Note: No heading; ‘Explicit’ by scribe at end.