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jo }e fashioneth their hearts alike; bel 21 Evil shall slay the wicked ; and they onsidereth all their works.

bat hate the righteous shall be desolate. 16 There is no king saved by the multitude 22 The LORD redeemeth the soul of his of an host: a nighty man is not delivered by servants ; and none of them that trust in hiin much strength.

sball be desolate. 17 Ap horse is a vain thing for safety: nei.

PSALM XXXV. der shall be deliver any by lis great strength.

1 A psalm of David. 18 Beliold, the eye of the Lord is upon PLEAD my cause,o Lorn, with them that them that fear him, upon them that hope strive with me : fight against then that in liis mercy ;

fight against me. 19 'To deliver their soul from death, and 2 Take hold of shield and buckler, and to keep them alive in famine.

stand up for mine help. 20 Vur soul waiteth for the LORD : he is 3 Draw out also the spear, and stop the por lielp ard our shield.

way against them that persecute me : say 2.1. For our heart shall rejoice in him; be- unto my soul, I am thy salvation. cause we have trusted in his holy name. 4 Let them be confounded and put to

22 Let thy mercy, O LORD, be upon us, shame that seek after my soul: let them be according us we hope in thee.

lurned back and brought to confusion that PSALM XXXIV.

devise my hurt. 5 A psalm of David, when he changed his 5 Let them be as chat before the wind :

hehaviour before Abimelech ; who drove and let the angel of the LORD chase them. him away, and he departed.

6 Let their way be dark and slippery: and WILL Bless the Loru at all times : his let the angel of the LORD persecute them. praise shall continually be in my mouth. 7 For without cause have they bid for me

My soul shall make her boast in the their net in a pit, which without cause they LORD: the huinble shall wear thereof, and be have digged for my soul. glad.

8 Lei destruction come upon him at un3 O magnify the LORD with me, and leilawares ; and let his net that he hath bid is exalt his naine together

catch biinsell : into that very destruction let I sought the LORD, and he heard me, bim fall. and delivered me from all my sears.

9 And my soul shall be joyful in the 5 They looked uuto him, and were light-LORD : it shall rejoice in his salvation. ned ; and their faces were not ashamed. 10 All my bones shall say, Lord), who is

6 Tuis poor man cried, and the Lord heard like unto tbée, which deliverest the poor from tim, and saved him out of all his troubles. him that is too strong for him, yea, the poor

7 'l he angel of the Lord encampeth round and the needy from him that spoileth bim about them that fear bim, and delivereth 11 False witnesses did rise up: they laid hem.

to my charge things that I knew not. Ý O taste and see that the LORD is good : 12 They rewarded me evil for good, to the »lessed is the man that trusteth in liim.

spoiling of my soul. 90 fear the Lord, ye bis saints: for there 13 But as for me, when they were sick, 's no want to them thai fear bim.

my clothing was sackcloth : 1 humbled my 10 The young lions do lack, and suffer soul with fasting ; and my prayer returned hunger : but they that seek the LORD shall into mine own bosom. got want ally good thing.

14 I behaved myself as though he had been Il Come, ye children, bearken unto me; my friend or brother; I bowed down heariI will teach you the fear of the LORD. ly, as one that mourneth for his mother.

12 What man is he that desireth life, and 15 But in mine adversity they rejoiced, loveth many days, that he may see good ? and gathered themselves together; yeu, the

13 Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips abjecis gathered themselves together against from speaking guile.

and I knew ii not; they did tear me. 14 Depart from evil, and do good ; seek and ceased not : peace, and pursue it.

16 With hypocritical mockers in feasts. 15 The eyes of the LORD are upon the righ- they gnashed upon me with their teeth, teous, and luis ears are open unto their cry. 17 Lor»), how long wilt thou look on? rss

6 The face of the Lord is against ibem cue my soul from their destructions, my dar. that do evil, to cut off the remembrance or ling from the lions. them liom the earth.

18 I will give thee thanks in the great 17 The righteous cry, and the LORD hear. congregation : I will praise thee among mueb eth, and delivereth them out of all their trou-people. bleg.

19 Let not them that are mine eneinies 18 The Lord is nigh unto them that are wrongfully rejoice over me ; neither let them of a broken heart ; and saveth such as he offwink with the eye that baie me witliout a a contrite spirit.

cause. 19 Niany are the amictions of the righteous: 20 For they speak not peace; but they debut the Lord delivereth him out of them all. vise deceitfní maiters against íhem thal ure

20 He keepeth all his tones; pol one of quiet in the land

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against me, and said, Aha, aha! our eye shalt thou dwell in the land, and vering ther hath seen it.

shalt be fed. 29 This thou last seen, O Lord: keep nou 4 Delighie thyself also ju the LORD ; and kit sileuce: 0 LORD, he not lar from me. shall give thep the desires of Uline beat.

23 Stir up thivsell, and awake to my judg. 5 Cominit my way into the LORD ; ime ment, even unto my cause, my God and my also in bini, and he shall bring it to pass. Lori).

6 And he shall bring forth thy riglileuge. 2+ Judge me, O Lord my God, accurd- ness as the light, and illy judginent as the ing to thy righteousness; and let them not re- noon-day: joice over me.

7 Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for 25 Let them not say in :heir hearts, Ah, bim : fret no! thyself because of him islio $0 would we have it: let them not say, We prospereth in his way, because of the m.20 have swallowed him up.

who bringeth wicked devices to pass. 26 Let them be ashamed, and brought to 8 Cease froin anger, and sorsakt wrath confusion together, that rejoice at mine hurt: fret noi thysell in any wise to do evil. let them be clothed with shame and dishonour 9 For evil doers shall be cut off : but there that magnify themselves against me. that wait upon the Lori), they shall indien at

27 Let them shout for joy, and be glad, the enrih. that favour iny righteous cause ; yea, let 10 For yet a little while, and the wicked them say continually, Let the Lord be mag- shall not be : yea, thou shalt diligently cua nified, which hath pleasure in the prosperity sider his place, and it shall not be. of his servant.

11 But the meek shall inlierit the earth: 28 And my tongue shall speak of thy rigli- and shah delight themselves in the abun teousness, and oftly praise, all the day long. dance of peace. PSALM XXXVI.

12 The wicked plotteth against the just, 1 To the chief musician, .A psalm of David, and gnasheth upon liim with his teeth. the servant of the Lori).

13 The LORD shall laugh at him ; for he Thang tersion here there wickedesaid seeth that his day is coming

within my heart, that is no fear of 14 The wicked have drawn out the sword, God before his eyes.

and have bent their bow, to cast down the 2 For he flattereth limself in luis own eyes, poor and needy, and to slay such as be o: until bis iniquity be found to be hateful. upright conversation.

3 The words of his mouth are iniquity and 15 Their sword shall enter into their own deceit: he hath left off to be wise, and to do heart, and their bows shall be broken. good.

16' A little that a righteous man hath is 4 He deviseth mischief upon his bed; he better than the riches of many wicked. seltetli himself in a way that is not good ; he 17 For the arms of the wicked shall be abhorreth not evil.

broken : but the LORD uphoideth the righ5 Thy mercy, O Lord, is in the heavens ; teous. and thy faithfulness reocheth unto the clouds. i8 The Lord knoweth the days of the up

6 Thy righteousness is like the great moun-Wight; and their inheritance shail be for ever tains ; thy judgments are a great deep : 0 19 They shall not be aslıamed in the evil Lord, thou preservest man and beast. time ; and in the days of famine they shall

7 How excellent is thy loving-kindness, be satisfied. O God! therefore the children of men put 20 But the wicked shall perish, and the their trust under the shadow of thy wings. enemies of the Lord shall be as the fat of

8 They shall be abundantly saiisfied with lamps: they shall consume; iứto smoke shall the fatness of thy house; and thou shalt make they consume away. um drink of ihe river of thy pleasures. 21 The wicked borroweth, and payerb not

For withi thee is the fountain of vise : in again: but the righteous shiewetli mercy, and thy liglit shall we see liglit.

giveth. 100 continue thy loving-kindness unto 22 For such as be blessed of him shall in. them that know thee; and hy righteousness hierit the eartlı; and they that be cursed of to the upriglit in heart.

him shall be cut off. 11 Let not the foot of pride come against 23 The steps of a good man are ordered liy me, and set not the hand of the wicked re- the Lorn); and he delighteth in his way.

24. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly 12 There are the workers of iniquity fallen: cast down : for the LORD upholdeth him with they are cast down, and shall noi be able to his hand. rise.

25 I have been young, and now am ola ; PSALM XXXVII.

yet have 1 vot seen the righteous forsaken, 11 A psalm of David.

nor bis seed begging bread. FR "RET not thyself because of evil-doers, 26 He is ever merciful, and leadeth ; and

neither be thou envious against the his seed is blessed. workers of iniquity :

27 Depart from evil, and do gcod; and 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the dwell for evermore. grass, and wither as the green berb.

28 For the Lory loveth judgment, and 3 Trust in the Lorn, and do good: so'forsaketh not lois saints ; they are preserved

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for ever : but the seed of the wicked shall be 15 For in thee, O LORD, do . lope • thou cut off.

wilt hear, O Lord my God. 29 The righteous shall inherit the land, and 16 For I said, Hear me, lest otherwise they dwell therein for ever.

should rejoice over me: when my foot slip30 The mouth of the righteous speaketlı wis- peth, ihey magnify themselres against ine. dom, and his longue talketh of judgment. 17 For I am ready to halt, and my sorrow

31 The law of his God is in his heart; is continually befvre me. Gone of his steps shall slide.

19 For will declare mine iniqnity ; 1 3. The wicked watcheth the righieous, will be son y for my sin. and seeketh to slay him.

19 But mine enemies are lively, ond they 33 The LORD will not leave him in !is are strong; and they that hate me wrong. band, nor condemn liim when he is judged. fully are multiplied.

34 Wait on the Lord, and keep his way, 20 They also tha! render evil for good are and he shall exalt thee io inherit the land : mine adversaries ; because I follow the thing when the wicked are cut off, thon shall see it. that good is.

35 I have seen the wicked in great power, 21 Forsake me noi, O LORD: O my God, and spreading biinselt like a green bay-tree : be not far from me.

36 Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was 22 Make baste 10 help me, O LORD, my not ; yea, I sought him, but he could not be salvation. found.

PSALM XXXIX. 37 Mark the perfect man, and behold the 1 the chief musician, eren to Jeduthun, upriglit: for the end of that man is peace.

A psalm of David. 33 But the transgressors shall be destroyed SAID, I will take heed to my ways, that together; the end of the wicked shall be cut off. sin not with my tongue ; I will keep my

39 Bui the salvation of the riglitecus is of mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is bea the LORD; he is their strength in the time of fore me. trouble.

2 I was dumb with silence: I held my 40 And the Lorn shall help them, and de- peace, even from good ; and my sorrow was liver them: he shall deliver them from Ibel Stirred. wicked, and save them, because they trust in 3 My heart was hot within me; while ! hiin.

was musing the fire burned: then spake 1 PSALM XXXVIII.

with my tongue, 1 A psalm of David, to bring to remembrance. 4 Lori), make me to know mine end, and

what it is ; that I neither chasten me in thy hol displeasure. may know how fraillam. 2 For tbine ar rows stick' fast in ine, and 5 Behold, thou bast made my days as an thy hand presseth me sore.

hand-breadth, and mine age is as nothing 3 There is no soundness in my flesh because before thee: verily every man at his best of thine anger; neither is there any rest in state is altogether vanity: Selah. my bones because of my sin.

6 Surely every man walketh in a vain shew; 4 For mine iniquities are gone over mine surely they are disquieted in vain: he heap. head; as an heavy burden they are too heavy eth up riches, and knoweth not who shall for me.

gather them. 5 My wounds stink, and are corru;'t, be 7 And now, LORD, what wait I for? my cause of my foolishness.

hope is in thee. 61 am troubled; I am bowed down great 8 Deliver me from all my transgressions ; ly; I go mourning all the day long. inake me not the reproach of the foolish.

1 For my loins are filled with a loathis.me 9 I was dumb, I opened not my mouth; disease; and there is no soundness in my flesh. because thou didst it."

alam seeble and sore broken: I have roar 10 Remove thy stroke away from me. 1 ed by reason of the disquietness of niy heart. am consumed by the blow of thine band.

9 Lorn), all my desire is before thee; and 11 When thou with rebukes dost correc my groaning is not hid from thee.

man for iniquity, uhou makest his beauty in 70 My heart panteth, my strength saileth consume away like a moth: surely every me: as for the light of mine eyes, it also is man is vanity. Selah. gone froin me.

12 Hear my prayer, O Lori), and give 11 My lovers and my friends stand aloof ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my from my sore; and 'my kinsmen stand tears: for I am a stranger with ther, and a Afar ofl.

sojourner, as ail my fathers were. 12. They also that seek after my life lay 13 O spare me, that I may recover strength, snares for me ; and they that seek my burt before I go hence, and be no more. speak mischievous things, and imagine de

PSALM XL.

1 To the chief musician, A psalm of David. 113 Bull o, a, a deaf man, heard not; and I wanctified vinte me, and heard my cry.

WAITED patiently , and I was as a dumb man that openeth not his mouth

2 He brought me up also out of an loiri14 Thus I was as a man that heareth not, ble pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet and in whose mouth are no reproofs. upon a rock, and established my goings.

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3 And he hath put a new song in my mouth, vanity. his heart gatheretl. iniquity lo itselt, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, when he goeth abroad, he telleth it. and lear, and shall trust in the LORD. 7 All that hate me whisper together against

+ Blessed is that man that maketh the LORD me: against me do they devise my hurt. bis trust, and respecteth not the proud, nor 8 An evil disease, say they, cleaveth fast such as turn aside to lies.

unto him: and now that lie lieth, he shall rise 5 Many, O Lord my God, are thy won- up no more. derful works which thou hast done, and thy. 9 Yea, mine own familiar friend, in whom thonghits which are to us-ward; they cannot I trusted, which did eat of my bread, bath be reckoned up in order unto thee : if I lifted up his heel against me. would declare and speak of them, they are 10 But thou, O Lord, be merciful unto me, more than can be numbered.

and raise me up, that I may requite them. 6 Sacrifice and offering thou didst not de 11 By this I know that thou favourest me, sire; mine ears last thou opened: burnt-of- because mine enemy doth not triumph over sering and sin-otřering häst thou not re- me. quired.

12 And as for me, thou upholdest me * 7 Then said I, Lo, I come: in the volume mine integrity, and sellest me before thy of the book it is written of me,

face for ever. 81 delight to do thy will, O my God; yea, 13 Blessed be the LORD God of Israel from thy law is within my heart.

everlasting, and to everlasting. Amen, and 9 I have preached righteousness in Amen. great congregation : 10, I have not reframed

PSALM XLII. my lips, ở Lord, thou knowest.

ITo the chief musician, Maschil, for the sons my heara; i lrave declared tuy faithfuluess Abrooks, *o* panteli my soul after thee, *10 l have not lud by riglileousness wito

of Koralı. and thy salvation: I have not concealed thy loving-kindness and thy truth from the greal ( God. congregation.

2 My soul thirstetlı for God, for the living 11 Withhold not thou tly tender mercies God: when shall I come and appear before from me, 0 LORD: le thy loving-kindness God? and thy truth continually preserve me. 3 My tears have been my meat day and

12 For innumerable evils have compassed night, while they continually say unto me ine about; mine iniquities have taken hold Wbere is thy God? upon me, so that I am not able to look up : 4 When I remeinber these things, 1 poin they are more than the hairs of mire head; out my soul in me: for I had gone with the therefore my heart faileth me.

multitude; I went with them to the house of 13 Be pleased, O Lord, to deliver me : God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a O LORD, inake haste to help me.

multitude that kept holy-day. 14 Let them be ashamed and confounded 5 Why art thou cast down, O my soul?' and together that seek alter my soul to destroy why art thou disquieted in me hope thou in it; let them be driven backward, and put io God; for I shall yet praise him for the help shame, that wish me evil.

of his countenance. 15 Let then be desolate for a reward of 60 my God, my soul is cast down withic their shame, that say unto me, Aha, aha ! me: therefore will I remember thee from the

16 Let ali those that seek thee rejoice and land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, froma be glad in thee; let such as love ihy salva- the hill Mizar. tion say continually, The LORD be magni-. 7 Deep calleth unto deep at the noise d fied.

thy water-spouts · all thiy waves and thy bil. 17 But I am poor and needy; yet the LORD lows are gone over me. thinketh upon ine, tliou art my help and iny 8 Yet the Lord will command his lovingdeliverer ; make no larrying, O my God. kindness in the day-time, and in the niglit his PSALM XLI.

song shall be with me, aut my prayer unto To the chief musician, A psalın of David. the God of my life, BLESSED is he that considereth the 9 I will say uuto God my rock, Why

poor; the Lord will deliver him in time hast thou forgotten me? why go i mourning of trouble.

because of the oppression of the enemy? 2 The LORI) will preserve bim, and keep 10 As with a sword in my bones, mine him alive: and he shall be blessed upon the enemies reproach me; while they say daily earth: and thou will not deliver hiin unt the unto me, Where is thy God?. will of bis enemies.

11 Why art thou cast down, O my soul ? 3 The Lord will strengthen him upon the and why art tou disquieted within me? bed of languishing: thou wilt make all his hope thiou in God; for I shall yet praise him, bed in bis sickness.

who is the lealth of my countenance, and 4 I said, Lord, be merciful unto me: heal my God. my soul; for I have sinned against thee.

PSALM XLIII. Mineeneinies speak evil of me; When JODGE me, 09 God, and plead my causs 6 And if he c'me to see me, he speakell from the deceitful and vojus: man.

, thou didst in their days, in the times.cabelM speak of the things which I lave nade

? For thou art the God of my strength : God, or stretched out our hands to a strange why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourn- god; ing because of the oppression of the eneiny? 21 Shall not God search this out: for he

3 0 send out thiylight and thiy truth; let knoweth the secrets of the leart. them lead me, let them bring me unto tlıy. 22. Yea, for thy sake are we killed all the boly hill, and to thy tabernacles.

day long; we are counted as sheep for the 4 Then will I go into the altar of God, slangrter. Anto God my exceeding joy : yea, upon the 23 Awake, wliy sleepest thou, O LORD? barp will I praise thee, () God, my God. arise, cast us not off for ever.

5 Why art thou cast down, O my soul ? 24 Wherefore hides thou thy face, and and why art thou disquicted within me? forgettest our affliction and our oppression ? hope in God; for I shall yet praise bim, who 25 For our soul is bowed down to the dust, is the heaith of my countenance, and my God. our belly cleaveth unto the earth. PSALM XLIV.

6 Arise for our help, and redeem us, for I To the chief musician for the sons of Ko- thy mercies' sake. rah, Maschil.

PSALM XLV. E lave lieard with our ears, O God, TTo the chief musician upon Shoshannim for

Y lieart is a good 2 Horo thou didst drive out the lieatlien with thivliand, and plantedst them; how to ching the King; my tongue is the pen of didst alict the people, and cast them

dy writer. 3 For they got noithe land in possessic lieu art fairer than the children of men; their own sword, neither did their own ce is poured into thy lips: therefore God tave thein; but thy figlit land, a:d thine hath blessed Vee for ever. ilm, and the liglit or diy countenance, be 3 Gird thy sword upon thy thiglı, O most cause thon badst a favour unto thein. Mighty, with thy glory and iliy inajesty.

4 Thou art my king, O God: command 4 And in tlıý majesty ride prosperously: deliverances for Jacob.

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, and meekness, and "glie 5 ?lırough thee will we push down our teousness; and thy rigl:t band shall teach enemics; lirough thy name will we tread thee terrible things. them under tiat rise up against us.

5 Thine arrows are sharp in the heart of 6 For I will not trust in my bow, neither the King's enemies; whereby the people fall shail my sword save ine.

under tiee. 7 But thou hast saved us from our enemies, 6 Thyllurone, Oliod, is for ever and ever: and hast put thein to shame that hated us. the sceptre of thy kingdom is a right sceptre.

8 In God we boast all the day long, and 7 Thou lovest righteousness, and hatesi praise thy name for ever. Selali.

wickedness: therefore God, thy God, bath 9 But thou hast cast oft, and put ou 10 anointed thee with the oil of gladness above shame ; and goest not forth with our armies. thy fellows.

10 Tlou makest us to turn back from the 3 All try garments smell of myrrlı, and enemy; and they which liate us spoil for aloes, unul cassia, out of the ivory palaces, themselves.

whereby they bave made thee glad. 11 Thou hast giver us like sheep appointed 9 King's daughters were among thy honour for meal; and last scattered us among the able women: upon thy right band did staná heatlel.

the queen in gold of Ophir. 12 Thou sellest thy penple for nought, and !01'earken, U daughter, and consider, aná dost not incríase thy irealih big their price. inclive thiae ear; forget also thine own peo

13 Tho'i makestus a reproaclito ow neigh-ple, and tliy father's house; bours, a scorn and a derisicu to them that 11 So shall the King greaily desire thy are round about us.

beauty; foi he is thy Lurr, and worship thou 14 Ti:ou mahest us a by-word among the him. heathen, a shaking of the head anong the 12 And the daughter of Tyre shull le tnert people.

with a gift; even the rich among the peopo 15 My confusion is continually before me, shall entreal thy favour. and the shame of my face hath covered me,i. 13 The King's daughter is al glorious with

16 For the voice of him that reproaclieihin ; her clothing is of wrought gold. and blasphemeil; by reason of the enemy 14 She s'all be brougli unto the King ir aud avenger.

raiment of needle-work: the virgins her com 17 All this is come upon us; yet have we panions that follow her sliali be brought onto not forgotten thce, neither have we deale thee. falsely in thy covenant.

15 Wit! gladness and rejoicing shull they 18 Our heart is not turned back, neither be brought : they shall enter into the King's bave our steps declined from thy way; palace.

19 Though thou hast sore broken us in the 16 Instead of thy fathers shall be thy chil. place of dragons, and covered us with the dren, whom thou mayest make princes in a! shadow of death.

the earth. 20 If we have furgotten the name of our 17 I will inakethr name to be remeinhered

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