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Candlemass is a feast high and holy through all thing
Feast of the Purification, in some texts of the South English Legendary — in couplets
Note: For another text see 1435.
Title(s): South English Legendary
Subjects: Purification, feast of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College R.3.25 (605), ff. 38v-39
First Lines:
Candelmasse ys a feste heye & holy þorȝe alle þyng
for þan me schulleþ to churche go & candlen in honde bring…
Last Lines:
…Now god mayde marie sone þat folwed þe nywe lay
lyne þat we oure offryng do oure lord & his moder to pay
Attributed Title: Candelmasse (RT, f. 38v)