That he preacheth he preueth not , to Patience I told
That he preches he prouetes nouȝt · to paciens I tolde
Þat he precheth andR.13.82:
Where R attests and, F has þus & while beta reads
he. Most of the X family of C witnesses agree with
R. Manuscripts UcDcTCh and most of the P family agree with beta.
Both R and F omit the required negative after preueth (beta's phrase = he preueth nouȝt. F substitutes yt). Apparently this
omission derives from alpha. The reading of Cx for this a-verse mostly
agrees with beta's. to pacience I tolde .
Þat he precheþ þus & preveþ ytF.10.80: F's reading is unique. Beta reads "That he precheþ he preueþ noȝt to Pacience I tolde." R has "Þat he precheth
and preueth to pacience I tolde." / to Pacyence priuyly y tolde.