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SERMONES, ETC.

MRJ number: 
148
College classmark: 
F.11

    Vellum, 6.125 x 4.5, ff. 84 + 2, 20 lines to a page.  12th-13th cent., well written in several hands.  Vellum wrapper.

    Donor, T. C. S.                                                            2 fo. bonus est.

    Collation:  18 – 48 | gap | 68 – 98 104 118 128, 2 flyleaves.

 

    Contents:

       1.  Sermons, headed in red.

            Qui uis uerborum fructum sentire meorum

            Illorum lumen cognosce legendo uolumen.

            Cui licet artif              det cura manuque dec

                                   }icis                                           }orem

            Lectio multipl                  cumulabit laudis hon

            Hic ascendentem Christum legis. erige mentem.

            Ascendit  deus in iubilatione, etc.

            Sermons  on Ascension, Pentecost, various, Assumption.

       2.  Verses (15): Ad quendam  nomine amicum          .               .               .               f. 48

            Nomen amicitie dudum uenerabile fedo.

                                      . . .

            Donec sis talis liber hic meat absque ualeto.

            Ecce quam bonum et quam iocondum  .               .               .                  48b

            Sermo de  inutili lapsu caritatis ualde utilis          .               .               .                  49

                  Iam securis ad radicem arboris.

            Sermo decentissimus qui cum sit in foribus suis uentosus est

              tamen in paginis uiribus ueritatis ualide  uirtuosus          .               .                   57b

                  In prato pulcherrimo scripturarum tres uentos.

       3.  Concilium Romanum habitum sub Alexandro pp. tercio in

              lateranensi ecclesia b. Ioh. baptiste (1179, Paris, Concilia,  

              1714, VI   1674)        .               .               .               .               .               .               .    61b

            Licet de uitanda discordia.    

            Alexander P. III de canonizatione b. Thome Martiris Cant.

              archiep.    .               .               .               .               .               .               .               .     77b

                  Redolet anglia fragrantia

            Idem. Iohanni presb. Indorum regi        .               .               .               .               .      78

                  Apostolica sedes cui licet.

            Quid significet rosa aurea.  Alex. lodowico         .               .               .               .       80

                  Ex antiquis romanorum.

            Other  rescripts of Eugenius, Honorius and Alexander in

              turonensi concilio.

            Ending imperfectly 84 b.

            On last flyleaf: (xiii) "De Straford" and "Stredford."

Supplementary information 

Charles Duggan, Twelfth Century Decretal Collections and their Importance in English History (London, 1963), copy in St John's College Library.

Charles Duggan, English Canonists and the 'Appendix Councilii Lateranensis', Institute of Research and Study in Medieval Canon Law Vol. XVIII (1962),  pp. 459-68, copy in St John's College Library.

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