Kent State University Leaf 02

This twelfth century Spanish missal is 34 x 23.5 cm on slightly yellowed vellum. Lined with lead plummet or very light ink, the text, described by Ege as gothic minuscule, is in black ink with enlarged initials and phrases highlighted in red-orange. See Denison University Leaf 02 for more information on this manuscript.

Text: This leaf contains text for Palm Sunday, including Philippians 2:5-9 (recto); Philippians 2:10-11 and Matthew 21:1-2 (verso). The responses have not been transcribed.

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Kent Leaf 02 Recto
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Kent State University Leaf 02 Recto

+ Kent Leaf 02 Recto Transcription

[Transcription begins at the large initial F:]

Frs. Hoc enim sentíte in vobis, quod et in Christo Jesu: qui cum in forma Dei esset, non rapínam arbitrátus est esse se æquálem Deo: sed semetípsum exinanívit, formam servi accípiens, in similitúdinem hóminum factus, et hábitu invéntus ut homo. Humiliávit semetípsum factus obédiens usque ad mortem, mortem autem crucis. Propter quod et Deus exaltávit illum, et donávit illi nomen, quod est super omne nomen:

+ Kent Leaf 02 Recto Translation

[Philippians 2:5-9]

5 For let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: 6 Who being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: 7 But emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being made in the likeness of men, and in habit found as a man. 8 He humbled himself, becoming obedient unto death, even to the death of the cross. 9 For which cause God also hath exalted him, and hath given him a name which is above all names...

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Kent Leaf 02 Verso
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Kent State University Leaf 02 Verso

+ Kent Leaf 02 Verso Transcription

ut in nómine Jesu omne genu flectátur cæléstium, terréstrium et infernórum, et omnis lingua confiteátur, quia Dóminus Jesus Christus in glória est Dei Patris.

[17 lines of responses untranscribed.]

In illo tempore. Et cum appropinquássent Jerosólymis, et veníssent Béthphage ad montem Olivéti: tunc Jesus misit duos discípulos, dicens eis: Ite in castéllum, quod contra vos est, et statim inveniétis ásinam alligátam

+ Kent Leaf 02 Verso Translation

[Philippians 2:10-11]

10 That in the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those that are in heaven, on earth, and under the earth: 11 And that every tongue should confess that the Lord Jesus Christ is in the glory of God the Father.

[17 lines of responses, untranscribed.]

[Matthew 21:1-2]

In that time. 1 And when they drew nigh to Jerusalem, and were come to Bethphage, unto mount Olivet, then Jesus sent two disciples, 2 Saying to them: Go ye into the village that is over against you, and immediately you shall find an ass tied...

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