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Benedicta sit sancta trinitas
The Sacrament of Matrimony — seven 8-line stanzas (ababbcbc) including refrain, ‘Quod Deus coniunxit homo non separet
Note: Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 262.
Title(s): The Sacrament of Matrimony
Subjects: marriage, sacrament of
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Balliol College 354, pp. 313-314
First Lines:
Benedicta sit sancta trinitas
Þat all this world hath wrowght at will…
Last Lines:
…& take this worde to owr socowr
Quod deus coniunxit homo non separet
Explicit
Facsimiles:
Early Manuscripts at Oxford University: Facsimile of Oxford, Balliol MS 354. (http://image.ox.ac.uk/show?collection=balliol&manuscript=ms354).
Editions:
Flügel, Ewald. “Liedersammlungen des XVI Jahrhunderts….” Anglia 26 (1903): 94-285: 162-3.
Dyboski, R., ed. Songs, Carols and Other Miscellaneous Poems from Balliol MS. 354, Richard Hill’s Commonplace Book. EETS e.s. 101 (1908); repr. 1984: 66-8.