The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Turn thee to our Lord
Burden or refrain and three couplets, based on Eccles. 17:21:
‘Convertere ad dominum et relinque peccata’
Note: One rhyme throughout.
Subjects: scripture, paraphrases of; sermons, verse in
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248
, f. 65v
Turn þe to vre louerd
For widerward so þu wlt
… For al þat longeþ to þe
oure louerd he wol
ȝiue it þe
Turn þe etc.
Note: Written as prose.
“Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.”
92 (1974): 55-78: 74.