A voyce loude in that lyght to lucyfer cryeth
A voice loude in that light · to lucifer cried
A voyce loude in þat liȝt to lucifer criedeO.18.270: GOC alone have the preterite form criede in place of the present tense, although CR23 have sayd.
Attollite portas a uoys loude in þat liȝt
to lucifer crieth .R.18.264: Beta reads this passage as two lines, dividing alpha's line
between the Latin and the English. Though most C manuscripts agree with
the line division of beta, some of the best X family witnesses (XIP2K)
agree with alpha.
Tollite portas a voyȝs in þat lyght / to lucyfer crieþ.F.14.262: Alpha had combined two lines into one. Beta witnesses read:
A vois loude in þat light to lucifer crieþ.