Files

Download

Download Full Text (811 KB)

Download 628fc8d9bea38d0001567ef6.zip (1.4 MB)

Description

Collection of instructions for bishops. Work 1 is possibly an older variation of the episcopal benedictions found in Fasc. IV of the Roman Pontifical as published by Leo XIII. Includes De patenae et calicis consecratione; De benedictione mapparum, seu linteaminum sacris altaris; De benedictione corporalium; and De benedictione sacrorum vasorum, et aliorum ornamentorum in genere. Work 2 is a portion of the Ordo Romanus, likely copied from a printed edition. Original work was compiled around 730 in France, as an instruction book for clergymen on the performance of various religious ceremonies. Work 3 is a collection of prayers for certain occassions, or concerning certain religious figures, which includes In die natalium domini; De sancto Johanne evangelista; In ascensione domini; In die Penthecosten; In die corpus Xristi; and De sancta Trinitate; as well as daily prayers, prayers to the Virgin Mary, to John the Baptist, to Peter and Paul, concerning the annunciation of Mary, to St. Martin, and for dinner. Although the entire manuscript is French in origin, and the Ordo Romanus seems to have its origins in the practices of French bishops, work 3 specifically references the Gallic rite, "In gallicantu benedictio" (f. 21r).

Publication Date

9-22-2022

Keywords

Catholic Church -- Liturgy, Catholic Church, Liturgics, Clergy -- Prayers and devotions, Bishops, Codices, Pontificals, Manuscripts Latin, Manuscripts Renaissance, Prayers, Devotional literature

Disciplines

Catholic Studies | Renaissance Studies

Comments

The .zip file Archive contains:

VisColl collation model XML file

JSON collation model file

Folder of PNG files, one for each quire

Folder of SVG files, one for each quire

Screenshot of VCEditor view, PNG format

Screenshot of VCEditor view, PDF format (same as the main file)

Load the JSON file into VCEditor for an editable version of the model. Use the IIIF Manifest (link in this record) to map images onto the diagram in VCEditor.

Link to sharable URL (not permanent): https://vceditor.library.upenn.edu/project/628fc8d9bea38d0001567ef6/viewOnly

Link in Franklin

https://franklin.library.upenn.edu/catalog/FRANKLIN_9942943453503681

Link in IIIF Manifest

https://colenda.library.upenn.edu/phalt/iiif/2/81431-p3mw0j/manifest

Collation Model for Ms. Codex 1154: [Benedictiones episcopales]

Share

COinS