The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Jesu that suffered at the hour of prime of the day
On the Hours of the Cross — ends incompletely
Subjects: Cross, hours of
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 2 B.X
, f. 1r2
Ihesu that sufferyd at the owre of pryme of the daye
the Iewes dyd yow
beffore pyllat the master of þe lawe
as a theffe yt
shulde have bene to drawe
and all was for owre gylte & owr trespas &
not ffor yours
ye were Iput & ffor…
Note: Six irregular lines, incomplete. Written as prose.
Bowers, Robert Hood.
“Palden’s Middle English Prayer.”
Notes and Queries
16th ser. 16  (1951): 134.