The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
DIMEV 4679
IMEV 2978
NIMEV 2978
Saint Luke the gospeller will say
Gospel for the Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity in the Northern Homily Cycle
Note: For the version in the ‘expanded’ Cycle see 4684.
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
Subjects: sermon texts, Gospel
Versification: — two-line — aa

Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 42 (SC 6923), ff. 174-175
First Lines:
Saynte luke þe gospellere gan saie
In oure gospell of to daie…
Last Lines:
…Of a preste þat þorghe his folie
ffell in þe synne of liccherie
Thompson, Anne B., ed. The Northern Homily Cycle. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2008.
2.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], ff. 205rc-205va
First Lines:
Seint Luc þe gospelere wol say
In vre gospel of to day…
Last Lines:
…And neuere mihte forȝiuenesse haue
Til he him of synne schraue
Attributed Title: Dum iret Ihesu in Jerusalem transibatur per (f. 205rc)
Doyle, I. A., ed. The Vernon Manuscript. A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Eng. poet.a.1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1987.
Scase, Wendy, and Nick Kennedy, eds. A facsimile edition of the Vernon manuscript: Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. Poet. A. 1. Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 2011.
3.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Addit. 8335 [olim Bute], pp. 282-283
First Lines:
SEynt Luk þe godspellere wille vs say
In oure godspelle of þis day…
Last Lines:
…Þat may ȝe by a tale here se
Þat I wille telle & ȝe here me
Attributed Title: Dominica xiiia post festum trinitatis secundum lucam (p. 282)
4.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.1.1, ff. 182-182v
First Lines:
SEynt Luke Euangelist wile say
in oure Gospel as þis day
Whan crist walkid in manhede…
Last Lines:
…& neuere forȝifnes myhte haue
til he him of his synne schraue
Attributed Title: Dominica 14a post festum sancte trinitatis Euangelium secundum Lucam (f. 181v)
5.Source: London, British Library Addit. 22283 [Simeon], f. 10rb1
First Lines:
SEint luc þe gospeler wol say
In vre gospel of to day…
Last Lines:
…And neuer miht forȝiuensse haue
Til he hym of synne schraue
Attributed Title: Dum nec Ihesus in Ierulsalem transibat per (f. 10rb)
Digital Facsimile of British Library MS Add. 22283 (‘Simeon’). 2014;
6.Source: London, British Library Addit. 38010, ff. 134-135
First Lines:
Saint luke þe gospeller gone saye
In oure gospell of to daye…
Last Lines:
…That neuer myȝte forgyfnes haue
Or he of his synne hyme schraue
7.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 260, f. 51va
8.Source: Minneapolis MN, Minnesota University Library Z.822.N.81 [olim Phillipps 8122], ff. 137v-138
First Lines:
Saynt Luke þe gospellere wyll say
In oure gospell of þis daye
þat when Criste welbe in his manhede…
Last Lines:
…and neuer myght for gyffnes haue
are he of hys syne hym schrafe
Attributed Title: Dominica xiiii Secundum Lucam (f. 137, bottom)
9.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 129 [olim Phillipps 20420], ff. 149v-150
First Lines:
Seint Luc þe gospellere woll say
In oure gospell off þis day…
Last Lines:
…And neuyr moght forgifnys haue
Ar he hym of his syn schraue
Attributed Title: Dominica quarta decima post festum trinitatis (f. 149v)