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founded in the perilous time : and in the days of dearth they have enough.
20 As for the ungodly, they fhall perish, and the enemies of the Lord shall consume as the fat of lambs t: yea, even as the 20 + Burat in Sacri. smoke shall they consume away.
fice. 21 The ungodly borroweth and payeth not again : but the righteous is merciful and liberal,
22 Such as are blessed of God shall possess the land: and they that are curfed of him, shall be rooted out. 23
The Lord ordereth a good mans going : and maketh his way acceptable to himself.
24 Though he fall, he shall not be cast away]: for the 24 (Dash'd in pieces, Lord upholdeth him with his utterly ruin d.] hand.
25 I have been young, and now am old : and yet saw I never the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging their bread.,
26 The righteous is ever merciful, and lendeth: and his feed is blessed.
27 Flee from evil, and do the thing that is good : and dwell for evermore.
28 For the Lord loveth the thing that is right: he forsaketh not his that be godly, but they are preserved for ever.
29 The unrighteous shall be punished; as for the seed of the
ungodly, it shall be rooted out.
30 The righteous shall inhérit the land : and dwell therein for ever.
31 The mouth of the rightecus is exercised in wisdom :
and his tongue will be talking 31 [ Justice and of judgment.] Goodness. 1
32 The law of his God is in his heart': and his goings shall not slide.
33 The ungodly seeth the righteous : and feéketh occafion to slay him.
34 The Lord will not leave
35 Hope thou in the Lord,
self have seen the
fluurishing like a green bay-tree. 37 [ I look'd about
37 I went by, and lo, he me, to see what was become of him, and
was gone: (I fought hiin, but whether he might not
his place could no-where be be removed, as a Tree found.] sometimes is, to ano 38. Keep innocency, and ther place; but there take heed unto the thing that is was no ilch Man, nor any renainder of him right : for that shall bring a to be found.] Patr.
man peace ar the last.
39 As for the transgressors, they shall perish together: and the end of the ungodly is, They shall be rooted out at the last.
40 But the salvation of the righteous cometh of the I ord: who is also their strength in the time of trouble.
41 And the Lord shall stand by them, and save them : he Thail deliver them from the ungodly, and shall save them, because they put their trust in him.
The Eighth Day. Morning Prayer. A Pfalm of David, wherein be seems to deplore the Sad condition, both of his Body, Soul, and Estate.
Third Penitential Psalm.
Lord, in thine anger: neither chasten me in thy heavy displeasure.
2 For thine arrows stick fast in me: and thy hand presseth me sore.
3 There is no health in my f_sh, because of thy disp.easure: neither is there any rest in my bones, by reason of my fin.
4 For my wickednesses are gone over my head t: and are 4 + Like a great Sca,
or flood of Waters. like a lore hurthen too heavy for me to bear.
s My wounds stink, and are corrupt: through my foolishness. 1.6 I am brought into so great trouble and misery : that I go mourning all the day long.
7 For my loyns are filled with a fore Disease: and there
is no whole part in my body. .8 I am feeble, and fore smitten: I have roared for the very disquietness of my heart.
9 Lord, thou knoweft all my desire: and my groaning is not hid from thee.
10 My heart panteth, my strength hath failed me : and the sight of mine eyes
11 My lovers, and my neighbours did stand looking upon my trouble : and my kinsmen ftood afar off.
12 They also that sought after my life, laid snares for me: and they that went about to do me evil, talked of wickedness, and [imagined] deceit all the day long.
13. As for me, I was like a deaf man, and heard not : and as one that is dumb, who doth not open his mouth.
14 [I became even as a man that heareth not: and in whose mouth are no reproofs.]
15 For in thee, O Lord, have. I put my trust : thou shalt answer for me, O Lord
14 [I took no notice of it, Taid nothing to vindicate my self, or reprove my Enemies.]
16 I have required that they, even mine enemies, should not triumph over me for when my foot flipt, they rejoyced greatly against me.
17 [And I truly am set in 17 *Plague ;) that is, the * plague: and my heaviness Stroke or Blow.
Vocabulary. is ever in my sight.]
[ And I truly am 18 For I will confess my placed under the very wickedness: and be sorry for stroke of God's Scourge,
and my Grief, and Mi19 But mine enemies live, termiffion, never leaves
sery is without any inand are mighty : and they that me.] hate me wrongfully, are many in number.
20 They also that reward evil for good, are against me: because I follow the thing that good is.
21 Forfake me not, O Lord my God: be not thou far from me,
22 Hafte thee to help me : O Lord God of my salvation, A Psalm of David, probably on the occasion of Joab's
reproving him for lamenting his Son Absalom's Death, 2 Sam. xix. S.
Dixi, Cuftodiam. Psal. XXXIX.
ways : that I offend not in my tongue.
2 I will keep my mouth as it were with a bridle : while the ungodly is in my fight.
3 I held my tongue, and spake nothing : I kept filence, yea, even from good words; but it was pain and grief to me.
4 My heart was hot within me, and while I was thus musing the fire kindled : and at the last I spake with my tongue.