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God U be praised PSALMS.

3 Wealth and nchea mall he in his nouse: and his righteousness etulureth for ever.

4 Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.

5 A good man showelh favour, and lendeth: he will guide his affairs with discretion.

6 Surely he shall not be moved for ever: the righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance.

7 He shall not be afraid of e\il ti-| dings: his heart is fixed,trustia Lord.

8 His heart is established, he shall| not be afraid, until he see his desi upon his enemies.

9 He hath dispersed, he hath givi to the poor; his righteousness eudi eth for ever: his horn shall be e.\alted| with honour.

10 The wicked shall sec it, and be| grieved; he shall gnash with his teeth, and melt away: the desire of the wicked shall perish.


PRAISE ye the Lord. Praise.O ye servants of the Loud, praise the name of the Lord.

2 Ji lessee! be the name of the Loud from this time forth and for evermore.

3 From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the Lord's name is to be praised.

4 The Lord is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens.

6 Who is like unto the Lord our God', who dwellethon high,

o" Who humbleth himself to behold the things thai arc in heaven, and' the earth!

7 He raisetb up the poor out of the dust, and lifietli the needy out of the I dunghill:

8 That he may set him with prince: even with the princes of his people.

9 He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and lo be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the Lord.


WHEN Israel went out ofEgypl, the house of Jacob from a people of strange language,

2 Judah was his sanctuary, and Israel his dominion.

3 The sea saw it, and (led; Jordan was dm en back.

Jl>r his mercy.

4 The mountains skipped like rams. and the little hills like Iambs.

5 What (tiled thee, 0 thou sea, that thou rleddest? thou, Jordau,r/trt* thou wast driven back?

6 Ye mountains, thai ye skipped like rams; and ye little hills, like larnbs?

7 Tremble, thou earth, at the presence of UieLorc.D,at the presence of the God of Jacob;

8 Which turned the rock into a standing water, the flint into a fountain of waters.


NOT unto us, O Loud, not unto us, but unto thy nnm-e give glory, for thy mercy, and for thy truth's sake.

2 Wherefore should the heathen say, Where is now their God?

3 But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever he pleased.

4 Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

5 They have mouths, but they speak not: eyes have they,but they see not:

6 They have ears, but the}'hear not: noses have they, but they smell not:

7 They have hands, but they handle not: feet have they, but they walk not: neither speak they through thei: throat.

8 They that make them are like unto them: so is every one that trustelh in thc-m.

9 0 Israel, trust thou in the Lord he is their help and then- shield.

10 O house of Aaron, trust in the Lord: he is their help and their shield.

11 Ye that fear the Lord,trust in the Lord: he is theirhelp.and their shield.

12 The Lord hath been mindful of us: he will bless its; he will biess the house of Israel; he will bless the house of Aaron.

13 He will bless them that fear the Lord, both small ami great.

H The Lord shall increase you more and more, you and your children.

lf> Ye are blessed of the Lord which made heaven and earth.

16 The heaven,even the heavens, are the Lord's: but the earth hath he given to the children of men.

17 The dead praise not the Lord, neither any that go down into silence.

18 But we will bless (he Lord from this time forth and for evermore Praise the L.,uo.

An exhcn-ldtion


ILOVE the Lord, because he hath heard my voice and my suppli tions.

2 Because lie hath inclined his ear| unto me, therefore will 1 call upon him as long as I live.

3 The sorrows of dealh compassed me, and the pains of hell gat hold upon me: 1 found trouble and sorrow.

4 Then called 1 upon the name of the Lord; O Lord, I beseech thee, deliver my soul.

5 Gracious is the Lord, and righteous; yea, our God is merciful.

6 The Lord prescrveth the simple: I was brought low, and lie helped me.

7 llctuni unto thy rest, 0 my soul; for the Lord haih dealt bountifully wiLh thee.

8 For thou hast delivered my soul from death, mine eyes from tears, and] my feet from falling.

9 I will walk before the Lord in the land of the living.

10 1 believed, therefore have I spoken: 1 was greatly afflicted .

1.1 I said in my haste, All men are liars.

12 What shall I render unto the Lord for all his benefits towards me?

13 I will take the cup of salvation, and call upon the name of the Lord.

14 1 will pay my vows unto the Lord now in the presence of all his people.

15 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.

1R O Lord, truly 1 am thy servant;] I am thy servant, mid the son of thy handmaid : thou hast loosed my bonds.

17 I will olTer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving, and will call upon the name of the Lord.

18 1 will pay my vows unto the Lord now in the presence of all his people,

19 In the court? of the Lord's house, in the midst of thee, 0 Jerusalem. Praise the Lord.


OPR AISE theLoRD.all ye nations: praise him, all ye people. 2 For bis merciful kindness is great toward us: and the truth of the Lord| jtidureth for ever.Praise ye the Lord. PSALM CXV111.

OGIVE thanks unto the Lord: for lie is good: because his mercy tndureih for ever.

PSALMS. toj»'aUe God

2 Let Israel now say, that his merry •ndurcih fur ever.

3 Let the house of Aaron now say . that his mercy endurelh forever.

Let them now that fear the Lonu say, that his mercy endurelh for ever led upon the Lord in tlistre.-fl the Lord answered me, and set me n a large plnce.

6 The Lord U on my side; 1 will not fear; what can man do unto me?

Lord taketh my part with them that help me: therefore shall I see my desire upon them that hate

n the Lord

I the Loru .) princes, eel me about; : will 1

8 h is better to trust i than to put confidence in i

9 Is is better to trust ii than to put confidence ii

10 All nations compass hut in the name of the Lour destroy them.

U They compassed me about; yc~y they compassed me about; but in Iho name of the Lord 1 will destroy ibem.

12 They compassed me about like bees; they are quenched as the fire of thorns: for in the name of the Loud 1 will destroy them.

13 Thou bast thrust sore at mc that I might fall: but the Lord helped me.

1-1 the Lord is my strength ami ong, and is become my salvation.

15 The voice of rejoicing and salvaion is in the tabernacles of the righteous: the right hand of the Lord loetb valiantly.

16 The right hand of the Lord is exalted; the right band of the Lord doeth valiantly.

17 I shall no"t die, but live, and declare the works of the Lord.

18 The Lord hath chastened mc sore: but be hath not given me over unto (tca.h.

19 Open to me the gales of righleousess: I will go into them, and 1 will

praise the Lord:

20 This gate of the Lord, into which he righteous shall enter.

21 Twill praise thee: for thou hast heard me, and art become my salva lion.

The stone which the builders re fused is become 1 he head stone of the •orner.

23 This is the Lord's doing; it ;i narvellous in our eyes.

24 This is tli; day which the Lout)

Sundry prayers PSALMS hath made: we will rejoice and bei filnd in it-'

2fiSave now, 1 beseech thee, 0 Loud:

0 Lord, I beseech thee, send nowl prosperity.

2(3 Blessed be be that comelh in the name of the Lord: we have blessed you out of the Louse of the Lord.

27 God is the Lord, which hatli showed us light: bind the eacrifice| with cords, even unto the Lorn a of the altar.

23 Thou art my God: and I will praise thee: thoti art my God, I will exalt thee.

29 O give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good; for his mercy endureth for ever.


BLESSED are the undented in the
way, who walk in the law of the

2 Blessed are they that keep his tes timonies, and that seek him with the whole LearL

3 They also do no iniquity: they walk in his ways.

-I Thou hast commanded us to keep thy precepts diligently.

a 0 that my ways were directed to keep thy statutes I

6 Then shall I not be ashamed, when

1 have respect unto all thy commandments.

7 1 will praise thee with uprightness] of heart, when 1 shall have learned thy righteous judgments.

8 I wU) keep thy statutes: O forsake me not utterly.


9 Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word!

10 With my whole heart have I sought thee; O let me not wander| from thy commandments.

11 Thy word have I hid in my heart, thatl might not sin against thee,

12 Blessed nrt thou, 0 Lord: teach me thy statutes.

13 With my lips have I declared all die judgments of thy mouth.

14 I have rejoiced in the way of thy testimonies, aswuc/i at in all riches.

lfi 1 will meditate in thy precepts, and have respect unto thy ways.

1(5 T will delight myself in thy statute n I will not forgntlhy word.

and praises.


17Deal bountifully with thy servant, that I may live, and' keep I by word.

IS Open thou mine eyestthat J may behold wondrous things out of thy tuw. 191 am a stranger m the earth: hide not thy commandments from me,

20 My soul breaketh for the longing that it hath unto thy judgments at nfi times.

21 Thou hast rebuked the proud that are cursed, which do err from thy :ommnndments.

22 Remove from me reproach and contempt; for 1 have kept thy testimonies.

23 Princes also (lid sit and speak against me: but thy servant did mediate in thy statutes.

2- 1 Thy testimonies also are my de light, rtxdmy counsellors,


25 My soul cleaveth unto the dust: rjuiukeu thou me according to thy word

26 1 have declared my ways and thou heartiest me: teach me thy elniutes.

27 Make me to understand the w\v of thy precepts: so shall 1 talk of thy wondruus works.

28 My soul melteth for heavinessstrengthen thou me according unto thy word.

29 Remove from me the way of lying; and grant me thy law graciously.

301 have chosen the way of truth: thy judgments have 1 laid before mc.

31 I have stuck unto thy testimonies; 0 Lord, put me not to shame.

32 I will run the way of thy com mandments, when thou enlarge my heart.


33 Teach me, 0 Lokd, the way oT thy statutes, and I sbaLI keep it unto the end,

3- 1 Give me understand iug.and I shall keep thy law; yea, 1 shall observe it with my whole heart.

35 Make me to go in the path of thy commandments; for therein do I delight.

36 Incline my heart unto thy testimonies, and not to covetousness.

37 Turn away mine eyes from be holding vanity; and quicken thou me in thy way.

33 Establish thy word untn tbyservnnt who if devoted to thy fear.

David's comfort

39 Turn away my reproach which I four; for thy judgments are good.

40 Behold", 1 have longed after thy precepts: quicken me in thy righteousness.


41 Let thy mercies come also unto me, 0 Loud ;even thy salvation, according to thy word.

4-2 So shall I have wherewith to answer hi in that reproacheth ine: fori trust in thy word.

43 And take not the word of truth utterly out of my mouth ; for 1 have hoped" in thy judgments.

44 So shall 1 keep thy law continually forever and ever.

45 And 1 will walk at liberty ; for 1 6eek thy precepts.

46 I willspeak of thy testimonies also before kings, and will not be ashamed.

47 And 1 will delight myself in thy commandments, which 1 have loved.

4S My hands also will I lift up unto thy commandments, which I have loved"; and 1 will meditate in thy statutes. ZAIN.

49 Remember the word unto thy servant, upon which thou hast caused me to hope.

50 This « my comfort in my affliction: for thy word hath quickened me.

51 The proud have had me greatly in derision :yet have lnot declined from thy law.

52 I remembered thy judgments of| old, O Loud; and have comforted myself.

53 Horror hath taken hold upon me, because of the wicked that forsake thy

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55 1 have rei Lord, in the law.

56 This I hi precepts.

PSALMS. in affliction.

bbed me: but I have not forgotten thy law.

6-Z At midnight 1 will rise to give thanks unto lhee,because of thy righteous judgments. "I am a companion of all them that thee, and of them that keep thy precepts.

64 The earth, O Loud, is full of thy nercy: teach me thv statutes.


65 Thou hast dealt well with thyser'ant.O Lord,according unto thy word.

66 Teach me good judgment and knowledge: fori have believed thy commandments.

67 Before I was afflicted I went astray : but now have I kept thy word.

63 Thou art good, and doest good; teach me thy statutes.

69 The proud have forged a lie against me: but I will keep thy precepts with my whole heart

70 Their heart is as fat as grease; but I delight in thy law.

71 It is good forme that I hare been afflicted; that I might learn thy stat utes.

72 The law of thy mouth in bet let unto me than thousands of gold and

:es have been my song:
my pilgrimage,
lembered thy name, O
light, and have kept thy

d, because I kept thy

CHETI-I. 57 Thou art my portion, 0 Lord : I have said that 1 would keep thy words.

5S 1 entreated thy favour with my] whole heart: be merciful unto me cording to thy word.

59 I thought on my ways,and turned my feet unto thy testimonies.

60 I made haste, and delayed not to keep thy commandments.

61 The bands of the wicked haveV>iu I hope in thv word.


73 Thy hands have made me am1 fashioned me: give me understanding, that I may learn thy commandments!

74 They that fear ihee will be glad
hen they 6ee me; because 1 have

hoped in thy word.
751 know, 0 Loud, that thy judg-
ments are right, anil that thou in
lait.lifulness hast afflicted me.

76 Let, 1 pray thee, thy merciful kindness be lor my comfort, according to thy word unto thy servant.

77 Let thy lender mercies come unto me, that 1 may live: for thy law is my delight.

78 Let the proud be ashamed ; for they dealt perversely with me without a cause : but 1 wili meditate in thy precepts.

79 Let those that fear thee turn unto me, and those that have known thy testimonies.

50 Let my heart be sound in thy stat utes ; tliatl be not aehamed.


51 My soul fainteth for thy salvation.

Sundry prayers PSA

82 Mine eyes fail for thy word, say mg, When will ihou comfort mc?

53 For 1 am become like a botllc in the smoke; yet do 1 not forget thy statutes.

54 How many are the days of thy servant? when wilt thou execute judgment on them that persecute

85 The proud have digged pits for me, which are not alter thy law. •

86 All thy commandments are faithful: they persecute nie wrongfully; help thou me.

87 They had almost consumed me upon earth; but 1 forsook not thy precepts.

8S Quicken me after thy loving kindness; so shall Ikeeptlie testimony of thy mouth.


89 For ever, O Loud, thy word is settled in heaven.

90 Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: thou hast established the earth, and itabideth.

91 They continue this day accordingl to thine ordinances: for all are thy servants.

02 Unless thy law had been my de ights, 1 should then have perished in mine affliction.

93 1 will never forget thy precepts: for with them thou hast quicki

9-1 1 am thine,save me; for I have sought thy precepts.

95 The wicked haw to destroy mc : but 1 testimonies.

961 have seen an end of all perfection: but thy commandment is exceeding broad.


97 O how love 1 thy la meditation all the clay.

98 Thou, through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies: for tliey are ever with me.

99 I have more understanding than all my teachers: for thy testimonies are my meditation.

100 1 understand more than the ancients, because 1 keep thy precepts.

101 1 have refrained my feel from every evil way, that 1 might keep thy

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102 1 have not departed from thy judgments: for thou hast taught me. 103How sweet are thy words unto

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104 Through thy precepts I get tin derstanding: therefore 1 hal^e every false way.


105 Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.

10b' 1 have sworn, and 1 will perform it, thatl will keep thy righteous juclg men ts.

107 1 am afflicted very much: quick en me,0 Loud, according unto thy word.

10S Accept, 1 beseech thee, the free will-offerings of my mouth, O Loiio, and teach me thy judgments.

109 My soul is continually in w.\ hand : yet do I not forget thy law.

110 The wicked have laid a snare foi me : yet I erred not from thy precepts

111 Thy testimonies have 1 taken as a heritage for ever: for they are the rejoicing of my heart.

112 I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes always, eveji una: the end.


113 1 hate vain thoughts: but thy law do 1 love.

114 Thou art my hiding-place and my shield : 1 hope in thy word.

115 Depart from me, ye evil-doers: fori will keep the commandments of my God.

1J6 Uphold me according unto tinword, thatl may live: and let me not be ashamed of my hope.

117 Hold thou me up, and I shall be safe: and I will have respect unto thy statutes continually.

118 Thou hast "trodden down all them that err from thy statutes: for thtir deceit is falsehood.

119 Thou puttest away all the wick ed of the earth like dross : therefore! love thy testimonies.

120 My flesh trembleth for fear of thee; and 1 am afraid of thy judgments.


1211 have done judgment anil justiceleave me not to mine oppressors.

122 Be surety for thy servant fen good : let not the proud oppress rne

123 Mine eyes fail for thy salvation, and for the word of thy righteous less.

12-1 Deal with thv servant according

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