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This day Saint Matthew tells us
Gospel for the Twenty-third Sunday after Trinity, in the Northern Homily Cycle
Note: For the version in the ‘expanded’ Cycle see 4726.
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. 227-228
First Lines:
TO daie sainte mathew telles vs
How fals men temptid iesus…
Last Lines:
…ffor criste þaim sette qwamteli at hame
þis es þe text of oure gospell als fer forthe etc
Editions:
Thompson, Anne B., ed. The Northern Homily Cycle. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2008.
2.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], f. 213vb2-213vc
First Lines:
TO dai seint Matheu telleþ vs
Hou false men fonded Ihesus…
Last Lines:
…Þat may ȝe by a tale I wite
And ȝe wole I schal telle ow hite
Attributed Title: Abuentes pharisei consilium (f. 213vb)
Facsimiles:
Doyle, I. A., ed. The Vernon Manuscript. A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Eng. poet.a.1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1987.
Scase, Wendy, and Nick Kennedy, eds. A facsimile edition of the Vernon manuscript: Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. Poet. A. 1. Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 2011.
3.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Addit. 8335 [olim Bute], pp. 349-351
First Lines:
Þis day Seynt Matheu telles vs
Howe false men come to fonde ihesus…
Last Lines:
…Þat may we by a story witte
Of whilk we rede in holi writte
Attributed Title: Dominica xxiija secundum Mathium (p. 349)
4.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.1.1, ff. 209-209v
First Lines:
This day seynt Mathew telliþ vs
How fals men com to fond ihesus…
Last Lines:
…þat may we be a stori wite
Wher of we rede in holi write
Attributed Title: Dominica vicesima tercia Post festum sancte trinitatis Euangelium secundum Matheum Aventes pharisei consilium inierunt vt caperunt ihesum in sermone & cetera (f. 209)
5.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.5.31, ff. 151-151v
First Lines:
Þis day saynt matheu tellys vs
How fals men temped [sic] ihesus…
Last Lines:
…þat may ȝe by a tale wete
And yf ȝe wyll I sall tell yt
Attributed Title: Dominica xxiijma post trinitatem secundum matheum (f. 151)
6.Source: London, British Library Addit. 22283 [Simeon], ff. 17vc-18ra
First Lines:
TO day seint Matheu telleþ vs
Hou false men fonded Ihesus…
Last Lines:
…Þat may ȝe bi a tale I wite
And ȝe wol I schal telle owhite
Facsimiles:
Digital Facsimile of British Library MS Add. 22283 (‘Simeon’). 2014; http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/FullDisplay.aspx?ref=Add_MS_22283.
7.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 260, f. 61vb
8.Source: Minneapolis MN, Minnesota University Library Z.822.N.81 [olim Phillipps 8122], ff. 183v-184v
First Lines:
To day saynte mathew tels vs
How fals men fondide Ihesus…
Last Lines:
…Þat may ȝe be a tale here wyte
& yfe ȝe wyle ȝe may here yte
Attributed Title: Dominica xxiiia Secundum Matheum (f. 183v)
9.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 129 [olim Phillipps 20420], ff. 193-193v
First Lines:
To day seint mathew tellyth vs
How flas [sic] men fandyt ihesus…
Last Lines:
…Þat ȝe may here by atale wyt
And ȝyff ȝe will I woll tell hyt
Attributed Title: Dominica vicesima tercia post festum trinitatis (f. 193)