The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Thou art mild thine is the might of the kingric of heaven
On those who will inherit the kingdom of heaven, in a Latin sermon — six
alliterative non-rhyming lines
Subjects: Beatitudes; sermons, verse in
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8
, f. 92v
Þou ter mylde þyn is þe myth of þe kyngriche of
þou doutest nouth þe dredful dom of þe last
…þe mai lette anglene non creature to come to for god
þou biddist þi bone & passest nouth withouten
Note: Formerly foliated 93v.
Erb, Peter C.
“Vernacular Material for Preaching in MS Camb. Univ. Lib.
33 (1971): 63-84: 81.