Bern, Burgerbibliothek 289

s. VIII-IX
270x170mm
130 fol.
CLA VII, 861

Metz

Catalogue: Hagen, Hermann, Catalogus Codicum Bernensium, Bern: B.F. Haller 1875, pp. 310-311, online on Gallica.

three parts, part 1 and 3 belong together

Part 1
s. VIII-IX, CLA VII, 861


fol. 1-15v
Chrodegang of Metz, Regula canonicorum, ch. 9-31 ed. Bertram, Jerome, The Chrodegang Rules, Alsdershot: Ashgate 2005, MS B
beginning and end are missing
fol. 16-18
Ordo Romanus

beginning is missing
fol. 18v-19
Gregory I, Homilia in Evangelia, no. 1, ch. 5ff. (?).
 Inc. Nolite ergo fratres mei diligere
CPL 1711

Part 2
s. IX


fol.20-26v
Isidore of Seville, De viris illustribus
CPL 1206

fol. 27-28v

Louis the Pious, Ad Hetti Archiepiscoum Trevirensem Praeceptum (819).  Inc. Neminem in genere humano tam pravi iudci...
MGH Capp. 1, no. 173, pp. 355-356

three folios missing
fol. 29-36v


Regulae monachales XLVI = Theodulf of Orleans, Capitula episcoporum, no. 1, fragment. Inc. Obsecro vos fratres dilectissimi ut erga subdiatrum plebium profectum et emendationem
MGH Capitula Episcoporum1, pp. 103-142: MS B3


Part 3
s. VIII-IX, CLA VII, 861


fol. 37-43v

Ephraem, Homilia de die iudicii. Inc. Venite dilectissimi fratres exhortationem meam suscipite...


fol. 43v-51


Martin of Braga, Epistula praedicationis ad Polemium epistolum designata = De correctione rusticorum. Inc. Epistulam tuae sanctitatis accepi

ed. Barlow, Claude, Martini Episcopi Bracarensis opera Omnia, New Haven 1950, online.

fol. 51v-52
empty


fol. 52v
Chromatius and Heliodorus, Ep. ad Hieronymum
PL 20, col. 311D-312A

fol. 52v-53v
Jerome, Ep. ad Chromantium et Heliodorum = Ep. 7 (?)
PL 22, col. 338-341

fol.53v-129v

Martyrologium sive breviarium = Ps.-Jerome, Martyrologium, Inc. Incipit breviarium apostolorum ex nomine vel locis...
PL 30, col. 433-486, BHL 649, CPL 2031
ending with Nov. 21

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