Excerpts from a Book of David

INCIPIUNT EXCERPTA QUEDAM DE LIBRO DAUIDIS

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© BHF, Latin 3182, p.282.

Insular text, probably from the 6th century (16 canons). 

Manuscript:

Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, Latin 3182, Codex Bigotianus, [s.X, Brittany]. p. 282-283. Catalogue Information.

Editions:

F.W.H. Wasserschleben (1851), Die Bussordnungen der adendländischen Kirche. Halle: Verlag, p.101-102.

Schmitz, H.J. (ed.) (1858) Die Bussbücher und die Bussdisciplin der Kirche. Nach handschriftlichen Quellen dargestellt, Mainz [2nd ed., 2 vols., vol. 1], p.492-493.

Haddan, Arthur West and Stubbs, Willian (eds.) (1864), Councils and Ecclesiastical Documents relating to Great Britain and Ireland (Oxford) Vol 1; p.118-120.

Ludwig Bieler (1963), The Irish Penitentials, Scriptores Latini Hiberniae V, Dublin: DIAS, p. 70,72.

Translations:

Ludwig Bieler (1963), The Irish Penitentials, Scriptores Latini Hiberniae V, Dublin: DIAS, p. 71,73.

John T. McNeill and Helena M. Gamer (1938), Medieval handbooks of penance: a translation of the principal “libri poenitentiales” and selections from related documents, New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 172-174.

Commentaries:

James Kenney (1929), The Sources for the Early History of Ireland: Vol.1 Ecclesiastical. Dublin: Four Courts Press, [1993, 2nd ed. and reprinted], p.239-240.

John T. McNeill and Helena M. Gamer (1938), Medieval handbooks of penance: a translation of the principal “libri poenitentiales” and selections from related documents, New York: Columbia University Press, p. 172.

Ludwig Bieler (1963), The Irish Penitentials, Scriptores Latini Hiberniae V, Dublin: DIAS, p. 3, 12-13.

Cyrille Vogel (1978), Les “Libri Paenitentiales”, Typologie des Sources du Moyen Âge Occidental, Turnhout: Brepols, p.60-61.

Michael Lapidge and Richard Sharpe( 1985), A Bibliography of Celtic-Latin Literature 400-1200, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 144, p.48.

Studies:

Frantzen, A.J. (1983) The Literature of Penance in Anglo-Saxon England, New Brunswick, p. 19.

Meens, Rob (2014), Penance in Medieval Europe, 600–1200, Cambridge: CUP, p. 40-43.

Farrell, Elaine C.S.P. (forthcoming in 2017), Taboos and Penitence: Christian Conversion in Early Medieval Ireland, Studia Traditionis Theologiae, Turnhout: Brepols.


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