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DIMEV 5671
IMEV 3588
NIMEV 3588
This day Saint John the gospeller
Gospel for Fourth Sunday in Advent, in the Northern Homily Cycle
Note: For other MSS see 6049; for the version in the ‘expanded’ Cycle see 5394.
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
Subjects: sermon texts, Gospel
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 42 (SC 6923), ff. 15-17
First Lines:
This daye saynte Ione þe gospellere
Saise in oure gospell als ȝe may here…
Last Lines:
…I will ȝow tell of a pilgrime
How sathanas him trayed ane tyme
Editions:
Thompson, Anne B., ed. The Northern Homily Cycle. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2008.
2.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.1.1, ff. 48v-50
First Lines:
This day seyth seynt iohn þe gospellere
in oure gospel as ȝe may here…
Last Lines:
…I wile ȝow tellin of a pilgrym
how sathanas begiled hym
Attributed Title: Miserunt iudei ab ierosolimis (f. 48v)
3.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 260, ff. 6rb-7rb
First Lines:
TO day saynt Iohn þe gospelere
Says in oure gospell as ȝe may here…
Last Lines:
…I wyll ȝow tell of a pylgryme
How sathanas hym tryed a tyme