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- passed me together on every | 90 Lord God of hosts, - side.

who is like unto thee? Thy : 18 My lovers and friends truth, most mighty Lord, is : haft thou put away from me, on every side. E and hid mine acquaintance our 10 Thou ruleft the raging of of my fight.

the sea, thou stillest the waves

thereof when they arise. PSALM 89.

11 Thou hast fubdued E

gypt, and destroyed it; thou M Y song shall be alway of halt scattered thine enemies E M I the loving-kindness of abroad with thy mighty arm, - the Lord; with my mouth will i2 The heavens are thine, = I ever be shewing thy truth the earth also is thine ; thou

from one generation to ano- haft laid the foundation of the ther.

world, and all that therein 2 For I have said, Mercy is. shall be set up for ever, thy 13 Thou hast made the north truth shalt thou stablish in the and the south; Tabor and heavens.

Hermon shall rejoice in thy 3 I have made a covenant Name. with my chosen; I have sworn 14 Thou hast a mighty unto David my servant. arm; strong is thy hand, and

4 Thy feed will I ftablish for high is thy right hand. ever and set up thythrone from 15 Righteousness and equity

one generation to another. are the habitation of thy seat; * 50 Lord, the very hea mercy and truth shall go he

vens shall praise thy wonderous fore thy face. works, and thy truth in the 16 Blessed is the people, O congregation of the saints. Lord, that can rejoice in thee;

6 For who is he among the they shall walk in the light of clouds that shall be compared thy countenance. unto the Lord ?

17 Their delight shall be 7 And what is he among the daily in thy Name, and in thy gods that shall be like unto righteousness shall they make the Lord ?

their boatt. 8 God is very greatly to be 18 For thou art the glory feared in the council of the of their strength, and in thy saints, and to be had in reve. I loving-kindness thou shalt lift rence of all them that are up our horns. round about him.

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fence; the holy One of Israel, fake my law, and walk noc in is our King.

20 Thou spakest sometime 32 If they break my sta. in visions unto thy saints, and tutes, and keep not my com. faidst, I have laid help upon one mandments, I will visit their that is mighty, I have exalted offences with the rod, and one chosen out of the people. their sin with scourges.

21 I have found David my 33 Nevertheless, my lovingservant; with my holy oil kindness will I not utterly take have I anointed him.

from him, nor suffer my truth 22 My hand shall hold him to fail. fast, and my arm shall 34 My covenant will I not strengthen him.

break, nor alter the thing that 23 The enemy shall not be is gone out of my lips; I have able to do him violence; the sworn once by my holiness, son of wickedness shall not that I will not fail David. hurt him..

35 His feed shall endure 24 I will smite down his foes for ever, and his feat is like before his face, and plague as the sun before me. . them that hate him.

36 He shall stand fast for e. 25 Mytruth also and mymer. vermore as the moon, and as cy shall be with him, and in my the faithful witness in heaven. Name shall his horn be exalted. 37 But thou hast abhorred,

26 I will set his dominion and forsaken thine Anointed, also in the sea, and his right and art displeased at him. hand in the floods.

38 Thou hast broken the 27 He shall call me, Thou covenant of thy servant, and art my Father, my God, and cast his crown to the ground. my strong falvation.

39 Thou hast overthrown 28 And I will make him all his hedges, and broken my first-born; higher than the down his strong holds. kings of the earth.

| 40 All they that go by, spoil 29 My mercy will I keep him, and he is become a re. for him for evermore, and proach to his neighbours, my covenant shall stand fast 41 Thou hast set up the right with him.

hand of his enemies, and made 30 His feed also will I make all his adversaries to rejoice. to endure for ever, and his 42 Thou haft taken away the throne as the days of heaven. edge of his sword, and givest 51 But if his children for him not victory in the battle,

43 Thou

- 43 Thou hast put out his l. 3 Thou turnest man to de.

glory, and cast his throne struction; again thou fayest, down to the ground.

Come again, ye children of 44 The days of his youth men. halt thou shortened, and co- 4 For a thousand years in mi vered him with dishonour thy sight are but as yesterday, * 45 Lord, how long wilt thou seeing that is past as a watch po hide thyself, for ever ; and in the night. Ihall thy wrath burn like fire? 5 As soon as thou scatterest

46 O remember how short them, they are even as a sleep, my time is; wherefore haft thou and fade away suddenly like made all men for nought? the grass.

47 What man is he that liv- 6 In the morning it is green, eth, and shall not fee death ? and groweth up; but in the And shall he deliver his soul evening it is cut down, dried from the hand of the grave ? up, and withered

48 Lord, where are thy old 7 For we consume away in loving-kindnesses, which thou thy displeasure, and are afraid *** fwarest unto David in thytruth? at thy wrachful indignation.

49. Remember, Lord, the re-! 8 Thou hast set our mis

buke that thy servants, have, deeds before thee, and our en and how I do bear in my bosom secret sins in the light of thy the rebukes of many people; countenance.

50 Wherewith thine ene. 9 For when thou art angry, mies have blasphemed thee, all our days are gone; we and Nandered the footsteps of bring our years to an end, as thine Anointed: praised be the it were a tale that is cold. Lord for evermore, Amen, 10 The days of our age are and Amen.

threescore years and ten, and

though men be so strong, that PSALM 90. they come to fourscore years ;

yet is their strength then but I Ord, thou hast been our labour and sorrow; so soon I refuge, from one gene- passeth it away, and we are ration to another.

gone. , 2 Before the mountains were 1 But who regardeth the brought forth,or ever the earth power of thy wrath ; for even and the world were made, thereafter as a man feareth, so thou art God from everlasting, is thy displeasure. and world without end.

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our days, that we may apply. 5 Thou shalt not be afraid our hearts unto wisdom. for any terror by night, nor for

13 Turn thee again, the arrow that Hieth by day. Lord, at the last, and be gra 6 For the peftilence that cious unto thy servants. walkech in darknels, nor for

14 O satisfy us with thy the sickness that destroyeth in mercy, and that soon; so shall the nuon-day. we rejoice and be glad all the 7 A thousand shall fall bedays of our life.

Gide thee, and ten thousand at 15 Comfort us again now thy right hand; but it shall after the time that thou hast not come nigh thee. plagued us, and for the years 1 8 Yea, with thine eyes shalt wherein we have suffered ad- thou behold, and see the reversity.

ward of the ungodly. 16 Shew thy servants thy 9 For thou, Lord, art my work, and their children thy hope; thou hast set thing glory.

| house of defence very high. 17 And the glorious Majesty 10 There shall no evil happen of the Lord our God be up. unto thee, neither shall any on us, prosper thou the work plague come nigh chydwelling, of our hands upon us, o proi- For he shall give his anper thou our handy-work. gels charge over thee, to keep PSALM 91,

thee in all thy ways.

thee in all thy ways. W Hofo dwelleth under 12 They shall bear thee in

the defence of the their hands, that thou hurt most High, shall abide under not thy foot against a stone. the shadow of the Almighty. 53 Thou shalt go upon the

2 I will say unto the Lord, lion and adder; the young Thou art my hope, and my lion and the dragon shalt thou strong hold ; my God, in him cread under thy feet. will I trust.

14 Because he hath set his 3 For he shall deliver the love upon me, therefore will from the snare of the hunter, 1 deliver him; I will let him and from the noisom pesti- up, because he hath known lence.

my Name. 4 He shall defend thee un- 15 He shall call upon me, der his wings, and thou shalt and I will hear him; yea, I be safe under his feathers; his am with him in trouble; I faithfulness and truth shall be will deliver him, and bring thy shield and buckler. . him to honour.

16 With

in 16 With long life will I fa- , unicorn; for I am anointed - tisfy him, and thew him my with fresh oil. į salvation.

10 Mineeye also shall see his

lust of mine enemies, and mine PSALM 92.

ear shall hear his desire of the IT is a good thing to give wicked that rise up against me. I thanks unto the Lord, and 11 The righteous Thall fou. to sing praises unto thy rish like a palm-tree, and shall Name, o moft Highest; spread abroad like a cedar in

2 To tell of thy loving-kind- Libanus. "ness early in the morning, and 12 Such as be planted in the of thy truth in the night-season; house of the Lord, shall fou

3 Upon an instrument of rish in the courts of the house "ten strings, and upon the lute ; of our God.

upon a loud instrument, and | 13 They also shall bring upon the harp.

forth more fruit in their age, 4 For thou, Lord, haft made and shall be fat and well likme glad through thy works; ing. and I will rejoice in giving 14 That they may shew how praise for the operations of thy true the Lord my strength is, hands.

and that there is no unrighte50 Lord, how glorious are ousness in him. thy works; thy thoughts are - very deep.

PSALM 93. 6 An unwise man doth not well consider this, and a fool THE Lord is King, and doth not understand it. T h ath put on glorious ap

7 When the ungodly are parel; the Lord hath put on green as the grass, and when his apparel, and girded himall the workers of wickedness self with strength. do flourish, then shall they be 2 He hath made the world destroyed for ever ; but thou, so sure, that it cannot be Lord, art the most Highest moved. for evermore.

3 Ever since the world be8 For lo, thine enemies, Olgan hath thy seas been preparLord, lo, thine enemies shall ed; thou art from everlasting. perish, and all the workers of 4 The foods are risen, o wickedness shall be destroyed. Lord, the floods have lift up

9 But mine horn shall be their voice, the foods lift up exalted like the horn of an their waves.

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