Irish homily on the Resurrection and its significance

  • Irish
  • prose
pp. 167a.inf–169b.inf
beg. ‘Forend ele dib batar oc estecht fri hÍsu in tan ro-fhóid a spirut’
  • Irish
prose (primary)



Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

[ed.] [tr.] Atkinson, Robert, The passions and the homilies from Leabhar Breac: text, translation and glossary, Todd Lecture Series, 2, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1887.  

Note that there are various references throughout the book to material in the appendix, but in the introduction, Atkinson states he regrets “that I have not found it possible to include in the present volume the Appendix and Notes”.

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135–143 (XIX); 383–391 (translation)

Secondary sources (select)

McNamara, Martin, “The Irish affiliations of the Catechesis Celtica”, in: Martin McNamara, The Psalms in the early Irish Church, 165, Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2000. 417–469.
444 Gives a summary of the material.
Dennis Groenewegen
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