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early in the morning, and of thy Lord hath put on his apparel, and truth in the night season ; girded himself with strength.

3 Upon an instrument of ten 2 He hath made the round world strings, and upon the lute; upon a so sure, that it cannot be moved loud instrument, and upon the 3 Ever since the world began, harp:

hath thy seat been prepared; thou 4. For thou, Lord, bast made art from everlasting. me glad through thy works; and 4 The floods are risen, O Lord, I will rejoice in giving praise for the foods have lift up their voice, the operations of thy hands. the floods lift up their waves.

5 O Lord, how glorious are thy 5 The waves of the sea are works; thy thoughts are very deep. mighty, and rage horribly; but

6 An unwise man doth not yet the Lord, who dwelleth on well consider this, and a fool high, is mightier. doth not understand it.

6 Thy testimonies, O Lord, 7 When the ungodly are green are very sure: holiness becometh as the grass, and when all the thine bouse for ever. workers of wickedness do flourish,

Psalm 94. Deus ultionum. then shall they be destroyed for O Lord God, to whom vengeance ever; but thou, Lord, art the Most

belongeth,thou God, to whom Highest for evermore. vengeance belongeth, show thy

8 Forlo, thine enemies, O Lord, Iself. lo, thine enemies shall perish; 2 Arise, thou Judge of the and all the workers of wickedness world, and reward the proud after shall be destroyed.

their deserving. 9 But mine horn shall be exalt.

3 Lord, how long shall the un. ed like the horn of an unicorn ; godly, how long shall the ungodly for I am anointed with fresh oil. triumph ?

10 Mine eye also shall see his 4 How long shall all wicked fust of mine enemies, and mine doers speak so disdainfully, and ear shall hear his desire of the make such proud boasting ? wicked that arise up against me. 5 They smite down thy people,

11 The righteous shall nourish O Lord, and trouble thine heritage. like a palm-tree, and shall spread 6 They murder the widow and abroad like a cedar in Libanus. the stranger, and put the father

12 Such as are planted in the less to death. house of the Lord, shall flourish in 7 And yet they say, Tush, the the courts of the house of our God. Lord shall not see, neither shall

13 They also shall bring forth the God of Jacob regard it. more fruit in their age, and shall 8 Take heed, ye unwise among be fat and well liking; the people: Oye fools, when will

14 That they may show how truelye understand? the Lord my strength is, and that 9 He that planted the ear, there is no unrighteousness in him. shall be not hear? or he that

EVENING PRAYER. made the eye, shall be not see?

Psalm 93. Dominus regnavit. 10 Or be that nurtureth the THE Lord is King, and hath heathen, it is he that teachet man put on glorious apparel; the knowledge; shall not be punish?


11 The Lord knoweth the in the strength of our salvation. thonghts of man, that they are but 2 Let us come before his prevain.

sence with thanksgiving; and 12 Blessed is the man whom show ourselves glad in him with theu chasteneth, O Lord, and psalms. teachest him in thy law;

3 For the Lord is a great God; 13 That thou mayest give him and a great King above all gods. patience in time of adversity, untių 4 In his hand are all the cor. the pit be digged up for the un- ners of the earth ; and the godly.

strength of the hills is his also. 14 For the Lord will not fail 5 The sea is bis, and he made his people; neither will he forsake it; and his hands prepared the his inheritance;

dry land. 15 Until righteousness turn 6 O come, let us worship, and again unto judgment: alí such as fall down, and kneel before the are true in heart shall follow it. Lord our Maker:

16 Who will rise up with me 7 For he is the Lord our God; against the wicked? or who will and we are the people of his take my part against the evil-pasture, and the sheep of his doers ?

hand. 17 If the Lord had not helped 8 To-day if ye will hear bis me, it had not sailed, but my soul voice, harden not your hearts as had been put to silence. in the provocation, and as in the

18 But when I said, My foot day of temptation in the wilder. hath slipped; thy mercy, O Lord, ness;

9 When your fathers tempt19 In the multitude of the sor-ed me, proved me, and saw my rows that I had in my heart, thy works. comforts have refreshed my soul. 10 Forty years long was- I

20 Wilt thou have any thing to grieved with this generation, and do with the stool of wickedness, said, It is a people that do err in which imagineth mischief as a their hearts, for they have not law ?

known my ways: 21 They gather them together

11 Unto whom I sware in my against the soul of the righteous, wrath, that they should not enter and condemn the innocent blood. into my rest.

29 But the Lord is my refuge, Psalm 96. Cantate Domino. and my God is the strength of O Sing unto the Lord a new my confidence.

song; sing unto the Lord, 23 He shall recompense them all the whole earth. their wickedness, and destroy 2 Sing unto the Lord, and them in their own malice; yea, praise his name; be telling of his the Lord our God shall destroy salvation from day to day. them.

3 Declare his honour unto the

(heathen, and his wonders unto The nineteenth Day. MORNING PRAYER,

all people. Psalm 95. Venite, crultemus.

4 For the Lord is great, and O Come, let us sing unto the cannot worthily be praised; he is

Lord; let us heartily rejoice more to be feared than all gods.

held me up

5 As for all the gods of the hea 5 The hills melted like wax at then, they are but idols ; but it is the presence of the Lord; at the the Lord that made the heavens. presence of the Lord of the

6 Glory and worship are before whole earth. him; power and honour are in 6 The heavens have declared his sanctuary.

his righteousness, and all the peow 7 Ascribe unto the Lord, O ye ple bave seen his glory kindreds of the people, ascribe 7 Confounded be all they that unto the Lord worship and power. worship carved images, and that

8 Ascribe unto the Lord the delight in vain gods: worship him, honour due unto his name ; bring all ye gods. presents, and come into his courts. 8 Sion heard of it, and rejoiced;

90 worship the Lord in the and the daughters of Judah were beauty of holiness; let the whole glad, because of thy judgments, earth sta, d in awe of him. O Lord.

10 Tell it out among the hea- 9 For thou, Lord, art higher then, that the Lord is King; and (tban all that are in the earth; thou that it is be who hath made the art exalted far above all gods. round world so fast that it cannot 10 O'ye that love the Lord see be moved; and how that he shall that ye hate the thing which is judge the people righteously. evil: the Lord preserveth the

ii Let the heavens rejoice, and souls of his saints ; he shall delilet the earth be glad ; let the sea ver them from the hand of the make a noise, and all that there- ungodly. in is.

il There is sprung up a light 12 Let the field be joyful, and for the righteous, and joyful glad. all that is in it; then shall all the ness for such as are true-hearted. trees of the wood rejoice before 12 Rejoice in the Lord, ye the Lord.

righteous, and give thanks for a 13 For he cometh, for he com- remembrance of his holiness. eth to judge the earth; and with EVENING PRAYER. righteousness to judge ihe world, Psalm 98. Cantate Domino. and the people with his sruth. O Sing unto the Lord a new

Psalm 97. Dominus regnavit. song; for he hath done marTHE Lord is King, the earth velious things.

may be glad thereof; yea, the 2 With his own right hand, and multitude of the isles may be glad witb his holy arm, hath he gotten thereof.

himself the victory: 2 Clouds and darkness are 3 The Lord declared his salvaround about him ; righteousness tion; his righteousness hath he and judgment are the habitation openly showed in the sight of the of his seat.

beathen. 3 There shall go a fire before 4 He hath remembered bis him, and burn up his enemies on mercy and truth toward the house

of Israel, and all the ends of the 4 His lightnings gave shine upto world have seen the salvation of the world; the earth saw it, and our God. was afraid

5 Show yourselves joyful unto

every side.


the Lord, all ye lands; sing, re- O God, and punishedst their own joice, and give thanks.

inventions. 6 Praise the Lord upon the 9 O magnify the Lord our harp; sing to the harp with a God, and worship him upon his psalm of thanksgiving.

boly hill, for the Lord our God is 7 With trumpets also and holy. shawms, O show yourselves joy Psalm 100. Jubilate Deo. ful before the Lord the King. 8 Let the sea make a voice. O Be ye joyful in the Lord, all

ye lands; serve the Lord with and all that therein is; the round gładness, and come before bis world, and they that dwell there

presence with a song.

2 Be ye sur that the Lord he 9. Let the foods clap their is God; it is he that hath made hands, and let the hills be joyfól

us, and not we ourselves; we are together before the Lord; for he his people, and the sheep of his is come to judge the earth.

pasture. 10 With righteousness shall he

30 go your way into his gates judge the world, and the people with thanksgiving, and into his with equity.

courts with praise ; be thankful Psalm 3. Dominus regnavit.

uoto him, and speak good of his

name; THE Lord is King, be the peo 4 For the Lord is gracious; his

ple never so impatient; he mercy is everlasting; and his sitteth between the Cherubim, be truth endureth from generation the earth never so unquiet.

to generation. 2 The Lord is great in Sion, and high above all people.

Psalın 101. Misericordiam et judicium. 3 They shall give thanks unto My song shall be of mercy thy name, which is great, won and judgment; unto thee, derful, and boly.

Lord, will I sing. 4 The King's power loveth 20 let me have understanding judgment; thou hast prepared in the way of godliness. equity; thou hast executed judy 3 When wilt thou come unto ment and righteousness in Jacob. mc? I will walk in my house

5. O magnify the Lord our with a perfect heart. God, and fall down before his 4 1 will take no wicked thing footstool ; for he is holy. in band; I baie the sins of un

6 Moses and Aaron among his faithfulness; there shall no such priests, and Samuel ainong such cleave unto me. as call upon his name : these call 5 A froward heart shall depart ed upon the Lord, and he heard from me; I will not know a wickthem.

ed person. 7 He spake unto them out of 6 Whoso privily slandereth his the cloudy pillar; for they kept neighbour, bim will I destroy. his testimonios, and the law that 7 Whoso hath also a proud he gave them.

look and bigh stomach, I will not 8 Thou beardest them, O Lord suffer him. F God; thou forgavest them, 8 Mine eyes look upon such as

are faithful in the land, that they 11 My days are gone like a may dwell with me.

shadow, and I am withered like g Whoso leadeth a godly life, grass. he shall be my servant.

12 But thou, O Lord shalt en10 There shall no deceitful per- dure for ever, and thy remem. son dwell in my house; he that branice throughout all genera. telleth lies shall not tarry in mystions. sight.

13 Thou shalt arise, and have 11 I shall soon destroy all the mercy upon Sion ; for it is time ungodly that are in the land ; that that thou have mercy upon her: I may root out all wicked doers yea, the time is come. from the city of the Lord. 14 And why thy servants

think upon her stones. and it The twentieth Day. pitieth them to see her in the MORNING PRAYER.

dust. Psalm 102. Domine, eraudi.

15 The heathen shall fear they HEAR my prayer, O Lord, and name, O Lord; and all the kings

let my crying come unto thee. of the earth thy majesty. 2 Hide not thy face from me in 16 When the Lord shall build the time of my trouble; incline up Sion, and when his glory shall thine ear unto me when I call; Ojappear; hear me, and that right soon: 17 When he turneth bim unto

3 For my days are consumed the prayer of the poor destitute, away like smoke and my bones are and despiseth not their desire; burnt up as it were a tire-brand. 18 This shall be written for

4 My heart is smitten down, those that come after, and the and withered likt grass ; so that people which shall be born shall I forget to eat my bread. praise the Lord.

5 For the voice of my groan 19 For he hath looked down Ing, my bones will scarce cleave from his sanctuary ; out of the

heaven did the Lord behold the 6 I am become like a pelicam in earth. the wilderness, and like an owi 20 That he might hear the that is in the desert.

mourning of such as are in capti7 1 have watched, and am even vity, and deliver the children apas it were a sparrow, that sittethpointed unto death; alone upon the house-top.

21 That they may declare the & Mine enemies rèvile me all name of the Lord in Sion, and the day long: and they that are bis worship at Jerusalem ; mad upon me, are sworn together 22 When the people are gaagainst me.

thered together, and the kingo 9 For I have eaten ashes is it dorns also, to serve the Lord. were bread, and mingled my 23 He brought down my drink with weeping.

strength in my journey, and 10 And that, because of thine shortened my days indignation and wrath; for thou 24 But I said, O my Godske hast taken me up, and cast me me not away in the miast of mine down.

age; as for thy years, they ezi

to my flesh.

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