virgin

Latin Keywords consecratio (sacrarum) virginum, consecratio (sacrae) virginis, virginum, virgines, virginalis
Short Description Consecration and clothing of virgins, primarily on Epiphany, the days following Easter or the feasts of the Apostles. The rite is performed by a bishop in a solemn cloistered context and differs from the more simple ceremonies at the taking of wows, cf. nun.

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AT Austria 1150 (about), Pontifical OSA Klosterneuburg Ms. 0622 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria paschae aut in apostolorum natalitiis celebratur 88 (86r)
AT Austria 1265 (before), Pontifical OSA Klosterneuburg Ms. 1020 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae aut in apostolorum natalitiis celebratur 187 (185r)
AT Gurk 1000-1100, Pontifical ÖNB Wien Cod. 1832 Han Incipit libellus diversorum ordinum. In primis de consecratione virginum 38 (38r)
AT Sankt Lambrecht 1150-1200, Pontifical UB Graz Ms. 326 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae 119 (59r)
AT Sankt Lambrecht 1150-1200, Pontifical UB Graz Ms. 326 Ordo ad ancillas Dei virgines velandas 133 (66r)
AT Seckau 1200 (about), Pontifical UB Graz Ms. 916 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in Albis paschalibus aut in apostolorum natalitiis celebratur 260 (130v)
CZ Litomyšl 1376, Pontifical OPraem Praha DG I 19 Ordo ad velationem virginum 311 (153v)
DE Augsburg 1138-1142, Pontifical BSB München Clm 03909 Ordo consecrationis sacrarum virginum 434 (216r)
DE Freising 1005-1039, Pontifical BSB München Clm 21587 Incipit consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae aut in apostolorum natalitiis celebratur 127 (58v)
DE Hildesheim 1067 (about), Pontifical StaBi Bamberg Msc. Lit. 054 Benedictio velaminis virginalis 106 (51r)
DE Köln 1150 (about), Pontifical Dombibl. Köln Cod. 0139 Consecratio sacrae virginis 240 (117v)
DE Lüneburg 1100-1150, Pontifical HAB Wolfenbüttel Cod. Guelf. 0141 Helmst., Heinemann-Nr. 164 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae aut in apostolorum natalitiis celebratur 153 (75r)
DE Mainz 1167-1183, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00946 Ordo ad virgines velandas 56 (51r)
DE Passau 1150-1200, Pontifical ÖNB Wien Cod. 1817 Han Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae 117 (116r)
DE Passau 1150-1200, Pontifical ÖNB Wien Cod. 1817 Han Ordo ad ancillas Dei virgines velandas 126 (125r)
DE Regensburg 1060-1089, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 01231 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae vel in natalitiis apostolorum celebratur 68 (63v)
DE Salem 1400-1500, Pontifical UB Heidelberg Cod. Sal. VII,86 Incipit ordo in consecratione sacrae virginis qui in Epiphania vel ... celebratur 66 (32v)
DE Salzburg 1000-1100, Pontifical ÖNB Wien Cod. 1830 Han Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae 43 (42r)
DE Strasbourg 1311, Pontifical ÖNB Wien Cod. 1814 Han Ordo ad virginem benedicendam 55 (52v)
DE Trier 1000-1100, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 13313 Consecratio sacrae virginis 97 (98r)
DE Trier 1100-1200, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 13315 Incipit ordo consecratione sacrae virginis 130 (126v)
DE Trier 1000-1100, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 13313 Ordo consecrandarum virginum 142 (137r)
DE Trier 1000-1100, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 13313 Benedictio vestimentorum virginum vel viduarum 97 (98r)
DE Trier 1100-1200, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 13315 Incipit ordo in consecratione sacrae virginis 130 (126v)
DE Verden (Aller) 1039-1046, Pontifical StaBi Bamberg Msc. Lit. 059 Ordo consecrandi virginis 69 (65v)
DK Roskilde 1500-1533, Pontifical UB Lund Medeltidshandskrift 43 Consecracio sacrarum virginum quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae aut in nataliciis apostolorum aut dominicis diebus celebratur 239 (120r)
ES Cuenca 1200-1250, Pontifical BM Tours Ms. 236 Et consecratio virginum dicta praefatione 20 (18r)
ES Cuenca 1200-1250, Pontifical BM Tours Ms. 236 Consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in albis paschalibus ... 39 (36v)
ES Sigüenza 1200-1300, Pontifical Bibl. Cap. Toledo Ms. 39.14 Consecratio sacrarum virginum in Epiphania vel in Albis paschalibus vel in natalitiis apostolorum ... 95
ES Vic 1050 (about), Pontifical Arx. Cap. Vic Ms. 103 (XCIII) Benedictio sanctimonialium virginum 41 (227)
ES Vic 1050 (about), Pontifical Arx. Cap. Vic Ms. 103 (XCIII) Benedictio vestimentorum virginum vel viduarum 41 (227)
FR Albi 1100-1200, Pontifical BM Albi Ms. 34 (20) Ad ancillas Dei velandas 87 (43r)
FR Aurillac 1050-1100, Antiphonal, Collectary, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00944 Incipit benedictio virginum 26 (20v)
FR Auxerre 1300-1325, Pontifical BM Auxerre Ms. 053 Incipit officium in consecratione virginum 27 (24v)
FR Avranches 1100-1200, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 14832 Consecratio virginis quae in diebus sollemnibus facienda est 152 (69v)
FR Besançon 1000-1100, Pontifical HAB Wolfenbüttel Cod. Guelf. 0015 Weissenburg (Cat. lat. 499) Consecratio sacrarum virginum quae peragenda est in Epiphania 16 (14v)
FR Besançon 1000-1100, Pontifical HAB Wolfenbüttel Cod. Guelf. 0015 Weissenburg (Cat. lat. 499) Consecratio sacrae virginis 102 (101r)
FR Besançon 1000-1100, Pontifical HAB Wolfenbüttel Cod. Guelf. 0015 Weissenburg (Cat. lat. 499) Consecratio virginum quae a saeculo conversae in domibus suis susceptum castitatis habitum privatim observare voluerint 107 (105v)
FR Cambrai 1000-1050, Pontifical Dombibl. Köln Cod. 0141 Ordo consecrandarum virginum 284 (141v)
FR Chartres 1150-1200, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00945 Consecratio sacrarum virginum fit in Epiphania Domini 171 (159v)
FR Chartres 1150-1200, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00945 Benedictio vestium virginum vel viduarum 176 (164r)
FR Chelles, Seine-et-Marne 0675-0725, Sacramentary BAV Pal. lat. 493 Praefatio ad virginem benedicendum 16 (8v)
FR Fréjus 1371-1378, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 09479 De benedictione et consecratione virginum 94 (88r)
FR Laon 1200-1250, Pontifical BM Laon Ms. 224 Incipit ordo ad consecrandas virgines 144 (141r)
FR Lisieux 1250-1350, Pontifical BNF Paris NAL 3183 Incipit ordo qualiter sacrae virgines benedicantur 121 (58r)
FR Luxeuil-les-Bains 0600-0800, Mass Lectionary BNF Paris Lat. 09427 Lectiones in velatione virginum 489 (239r)
FR Lyon 1285 (after), Pontifical BM Carpentras Ms. 96 Incipit ordo qualiter sacrae virgines benedicantur 86 (78v)
FR Lyon 1285 (after), Pontifical BM Carpentras Ms. 96 Incipit ordo qualiter sacrae virgines debeant benedici 129 (122r)
FR Meaux 1282 (before), Pontifical BNF Paris NAL 1202 Incipit consecratio sacrarum virginum quae in Epiphania vel in albis paschalibus 44 (39r)
FR Metz 1200-1300, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 01223 Incipit consecratio sacrarum virginum quae fit in Epiphania Domini vel feria quinta Paschae aut in natali apostolorum 134 (123v)
FR Metz 0826-0855, Sacramentary BNF Paris Lat. 09428 Benedictio vestium virginis vel viduae 245 (118r)
FR Nevers 1013-1066, Sacramentary BNF Paris Lat. 17333 Benedictio vestium virginis et viduae 134 (124)
FR Noyon 1280-1320, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 17335 Consecratio sacrarum virginum quae in Epiphania vel in Albis paschalibus aut apostolorum nataliciis celebratur 37 (33r)
FR Noyon 1280-1320, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 17335 Kyrie eleison 209 (204v)
FR Paris 1400-1425, Missal, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 08886 Benedictio sacrarum virginum quae in Epiphania ... celebratur 596 (302v)
FR Paris 1400-1420, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00961 (1) & (2) Sequitur benedictio vel consecratio virginum 463 (213r)
FR Poitiers 0700-0750, Sacramentary BAV Reg. lat. 0257 Benedictio super virgines 120 (57v)
FR Poitiers 1200-1250, Pontifical BM Poitiers Ms. 39 (163) Sequitur consecratio in modum praefationis 5 (1r)
FR Senlis 1200-1300, Pontifical HAB Wolfenbüttel Inv.-Nr. 475 Consecratio sacrarum virginum quae in Epiphania vel in Albis paschalibus aut apostolorum natalitiis celebratur 24 (10v)
FR Senlis 1300 (before), Pontifical SS Paris Ms. 1986 (R 9) Consecratio sacrarum virginum quae in Epiphania vel in albis paschalibus 46 (38r)
FR Sens 1300-1400, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00962 Consecratio sacrarum virginum 361 (168r)
FR Sens 1175-1300, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00934 Incipit consecratio sacrarum virginum 217 (105r)
FR Toul 1420, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 12079 Incipit consecratio sacrarum virginum quae fit in Epiphania Domini vel feria quinta Paschae aut in natali apostolorum 67 (63v)
FR Valence 1100-1125, Pontifical BAV Ottobon. lat. 256 Benedictio vestium virginis et viduae 32 (30v)
FR Valence 1100-1125, Pontifical BAV Ottobon. lat. 256 Benedictio virginis ab episcopo dicendo (sic) 33 (32r)
FR Vienne 0600-0700, Mass Lectionary, Sacramentary BNF Paris Lat. 13246 Ordo ad consecrandas monalias 557 (276r)
GB Bangor 1309-1328, Pontifical Univ. Arch. Bangor Ms. 1 Benedictio veli virginalis 152 (152v)
GB Bangor 1309-1328, Pontifical Univ. Arch. Bangor Ms. 1 Consecratio virginum quae in diebus dominicis vel in apostolorum sollemnitatibus ... 117 (117r)
GB Canterbury 1150-1200, Pontifical Magdalen Oxford Ms. 226 Consecratio virginis quae in diebus sollemnibus facienda est 130 (84)
GB Durham 1000 (before), Ritual Durham Cathedral A. IV. 19. Benedictio vestium virginum 131 (103)
GB England 0900-1000, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 10575 Benedictio sanctimonialis aut virginis aut viduae 147 (140v)
GB England 0900-1000, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 10575 Consecratio virginum ab episcopo dicenda 148 (142r)
GB England 0900-1000, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 10575 Benedictio vestium virginis vel viduae et (sic) consecrationem virginis et viduae 155 (148v)
GB Exeter 0900-1100, Missal Bodleian Oxford Ms. Bodl. 579 Benedictio virginis 587 (296r)
GB London 1400 (about), Pontifical BL London Lansdowne Ms. 451 Consecratio virginis quae in diebus sollemnibus facienda est 67 (63v)
GB Sherborne 0900-1000, Pontifical BNF Paris Lat. 00943 Incipit benedictio virginum 172 (82v)
GB York 1508-1514, Pontifical Cambridge UL Ff.6.1 [Consecratio virginum] 260 (207)
GB York 1508-1514, Pontifical Cambridge UL Ff.6.1 Consecratio virginum 207 (154)
GB York 1508-1514, Pontifical Cambridge UL Ff.6.1 The consecration of virgins 290 (237)
GB York 1508-1514, Pontifical Cambridge UL Ff.6.1 Oratio viduae virginis 395 (342)
HU Veszprém 1300-1350, Pontifical OSZK Budapest Clmae 317 Consecratio sacrae virginis 162 (80r)
IT Aquileia 1049-1063, Pontifical UB Salzburg Ms. M. II. 123 Incipit consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania 220 (109v)
IT Cassino 1057-1086, Pontifical BAV Barb. lat. 631 Benedictio sanctimonialium virginum 149 (143r)
IT Cassino 1057-1086, Pontifical BAV Barb. lat. 631 Benedictio vestimentorum virginum vel viduarum 150 (143v)
IT Firenze 1000-1025, Sacramentary, Pontifical Laurenziana Firenze Ms. Aedil. 122 Consecratio sacrae virginis 140 (139v)
IT Italia 1200-1250, Pontifical BN Napoli Ms. VI G 22 (VII F 24) Consecratio virginis 30 (19r)
IT Italia 1200-1250, Pontifical BN Napoli Ms. VI G 22 (VII F 24) Consecratio virginis 30 (19r)
IT Messina 1200-1300, Pontifical BNE Madrid Ms. 00678 Consecratio virginum 99 (97r)
IT Messina 1300-1500, Pontifical BNE Madrid Ms. 00715 Ordo ad virginem benedicendam 64 (57r)
IT Milano 1000-1100, Ritual Ambrosiana Milano Benedictio super sacras virgines sive vestimentorum eius 100 (55)
IT Milano 1000-1100, Ritual Ambrosiana Milano Benedictio vestium virginis et viduae 133 (88)
IT Milano 1050-1100, Pontifical BAV Vat. lat. 13151 Consecratio virginum 64 (62r)
IT Monreale 1200-1300, Pontifical BAV Vat. lat. 06748 Consecratio virginum 80 (77r)
IT Nonantola 1100-1150, Pontifical BL London Harley Ms. 2906 Incipit ordo ad virginem benedicendum 55 (53v)
IT Piacenza 1150-1200, Pontifical Bibl. Arch. Cap. Piacenza Ms. 4 Incipit ordo ad virginem benedicendum 70 (68v)
IT Piacenza 1150-1200, Pontifical Bibl. Arch. Cap. Piacenza Ms. 4 Benedictio vestimentorum virginum vel viduarum 70 (68v)
IT Siracusa 1200-1400, Pontifical BAV Vat. lat. 04746 Consecratio virginis 14 (12v)
IT Troia 1300-1350, Pontifical BN Napoli Ms. VI G 24 Ordo ad virginem benedicendam 92 (78v)
PL Halicz 1375-1400, Pontifical BN Warszawa Ms. Bawor. 5, tit. XXIII Deinde episcopus iterum vocat eas 175 (87r)
PL Kraków 1400-1450, Pontifical Kap. Katedr. Kraków Ms. 11 (28) Incipit consecratio sacrae virginis quae in Epiphania vel in secunda feria Paschae aut in natalitiis apostolorum agitur 359
PL Kraków 1423-1455, Pontifical Kap. Katedr. Kraków Ms. 12. Virgines sanctimoniales cum consecrandae episcopo offeruntur 171 (17)
PL Płock 1175-1200 (about), Pontifical Sem. Plock Mspł. 29 (olim: München, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 28938) Consecratio sacrae virginis 127 (61v)
PT Braga 1200-1300, Pontifical BN Lisboa Ms. Alcobaça 162 Consecratio sacrarum virginum quae peragenda est in Epiphania 71 (64r)