Penance is in Heart

Trinity College Cambridge, MS B.14.39, fol.27v Group 4

Used with kind permission of the  Master and Fellows of Trinity College Cambridge.

[1] Penance is having remorse in heart,
telling with mouth, and doing amends.
Repent, and cast off servitude forever;
you shall have Heaven at your ending.
[5] There is good that never ends.
There is joy that never passes.
There is life without death.
Saint Mary, beseech your son,
so we may come to that place.

Leiden University
Middle English Literature Seminar

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