The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Found Records:
Ushaw, St Cuthbert’s College 28
Number 2511-20
1.   f. 35   In Heaven shall dwell all christian men
Follow the Commandments — a single couplet introducing the Ten Commandments (5845) in the some MSS of the Speculum Christiani (Secunda Tabula)
Number 5845-40
2.   ff. 35v; ff. 37; ff. 38v-39; ff. 40; ff. 41; ff. 43; ff. 44-44v; ff. 45v; ff. 46v; ff. 48   Thou shalt love God with heart entire
The Ten Commandments — ten quatrains; usually occurring in the Speculum Christiani (Secunda Tabula), sometimes occurring separately
Number 5843-9
3.   ff. 36; ff. 37; ff. 39; ff. 40; ff. 41; ff. 43; ff. 44v; ff. 45v; ff. 46v; ff. 48   Thou shalt have one god and no moo
The Ten Commandments — twelve couplets
Number 6719-1
4.   ff. 50v-51   With busy discretion and with good will
The seven works on bodily mercy, in the Speculum Christiani, tercia tabula — eight couplets
Number 819-2
5.   ff. 55v-56v   Believe in God that all hath wrought
On the cardinal virtues — in couplets
Number 2987-6
6.   ff. 61-61v   Keep thy sight fro vanity
‘The Five Bodyly Wyttys’ — six couplets
Number 1811-5
7.   ff. 61v-62   Have mind on the bliss that never shall blin
‘þe fyue wittis goostly’ — six couplets
Number 6643-30
8.   ff. 67v-74   Whoso will have hell
The Seven Deadly Sins, in the Speculum Christiani (Quarta Tabula) — seven quatrains with an introductory couplet
Number 4403-5
9.   ff. 76-77   Pride is head of all kind sin
The Seven Deadly Sins — sixteen couplets
Number 4744-5
10.   f. 77   Saint Paul the apostle thus says he
The Seven Works of Mercy Bodily — ten couplets
Number 765-3
11.   ff. 77-78   Be meek and mild of heart and tongue
The Seven Virtues opposed to the Deadly Sins — eight couplets
Number 2897-2
12.   ff. 78-79   Jesu seeing peoples coming him till
A paraphrase of the Beatitudes — thirteen couplets
Number 5609-1
13.   ff. 91v-92   These are the sins of the mouth
The sins of the mouth, in the Speculum Cristiani — including eight phrases rhyming ‘ing’
Number 3492-38
14.   ff. 95v-98v   Might is right…Light is night
Sentences of the Four Philosophers on the degeneracy of the times in a Latin exemplum incorporated into the Speculum Christiani (Sexta Tabula) — twelve rhyming phrases in four monorhyming stanzas
Number 2245-33
15.   ff. 99v-104v   I pray you all my friends dear
A rhyming exhortation (119 lines broken up by prose) in the Speculum Christiani (Septima Tabula)
Number 3433-38
16.   ff. 105v-107   Mary mother well thou be / Mary maiden think on me
An orison to the Virgin Mary in the Speculum Christiani (Octaua Tabula) — twenty-seven couplets