Patriarkes and prophetes & apostles were þe children
Patriarkes and prophetes · and apostles were the children
Patriarkes and prophetes and apostles
were þe barnes .R.16.206: Beta has chyldren in place of RF's barnes, and Cx agrees with beta's reading.
& patriarchis & prophetis / & a-poostlys were þo barnes.F.13.29: An alpha lection. Beta manuscripts read children.