The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 1295
On the Rood I was put for thee
A paraphrase of ‘In cruce sum pro te’, etc. — five
Subjects: paraphrases; Christ, appeal of, to man
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College 13 (F.4.13)
, f. 2
On the rode I was put for þe
þu þat synnyste sease for
Sease & I pardone the
fyght & stryve & I helpe
Ovyr comme & I crown þe
Added by a later hand to blank space below 1436.5
(‘If thou wylte lyue…’); preceded in left
margin by ‘Take hede for’ and followed in right margin by ‘I
James, Montague Rhodes.
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the College Library of
Magdalene College Cambridge.
Cambridge: at the UP, 1909: 29.