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40 and he gave them over into 5 Hungry and thirsty, thetr the hand of the heathen ; and they soul fainted in them. that hated them were lords over 6 So they cried unto the Lord them.

in their trouble, and he delivered 41 Their enemies oppressed them from their distress. them, and had them in subjec 7 He led them forth hy the tion.

right way, that they might go to 42 Many a time did he deliver the city where they dwelt. them; but they rebelled against 8 0 that men would therefore him with their own inventions, praise the Lord for bis goodness; and were brought down in their and declare the wonders that he wickedness.

doeth for the children of men ! 43 Nevertheless, when he saw 9 For he satisfieth the empty their adversity, he heard their soul, and filieth the hungry soul complaint.

with goodness : 44 He thought upon his cove 10 Such as sit in darkness and nant, and pitied them, according in the shadow of death, being fast unto the multitude of his mer.bound in misery and iron; cies; yea, he made all those that 11 Because they rebelled against led them away captive to pity the words of the Lord, and lightly them.

regarded the counsel of the Most 45 Deliver us, O Lord our God, Highest. and gather us from among the 12 He also brought down their heathen; that we may give thanks heart through heaviness; they fell unto thy boly name, and make down, and there was pone to help our boast of thy praise.

them. 46 Blessed be the Lord God of 13 So when they cried unto Israel, from everlasting, and world the Lord in their trouble. he de. without end; and let all the peo- livered them out of their distress. ple say, Amen.

14 For he brought them out of

darkness, and out of the shadow The twenty-second Day. of death, and break their bonds

MORNING PRAYER. in sunder. Psalm 107. Confitemini Domino. 15 O that men would thereO Give thanks

unto the Lord; fore praise the Lord for his good. for he is gracious, and his ness; and declare the wonders mercy endureth for ever. that he doetb for the children of

2 Let them give thanks, whom men! the Lord hath redeerned, and 16 For he hath broken the delivered froin the band of the gates of brass, and smitten the enemy;

bars of iron in sunder. 3 And gathered them out of the 17 Foolish men are plagued for lands, from the east, and from the their offence, and because of their west; from the north, and from wickedness. the south.

18 Their soul abhorred all man4 They went astray in the wil- ner of meat, and they were evea derness out of the way, and found hard et death's door. no city to dwell in.

19 So wben they cried unto

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the Lord in their trouble, he de 33 Wbo turneth the floods into livered them out of their distress. a wilderness, and drieth up the

20 Heseni his word, and healed water-springs. them; and they were saved from 34 A fruitful land maketh he their destruction.

barren, for the wickedness of 21 O that men would therefore them that dwell therein. praise the Lord for his goodness ;| 35 Again he maketh the wil. and declare the wonders that he derness a standing water, and doeth for the children of men ! wator-springs of a dry ground.

22 That they would offer unto 36 And there he setteth the him the sacrifice of thanksgiving, hungry, that they may build them and tell out his works with glad-la city to dwell in; ness!

37 That they may sow their 23 They that go down to the land, and plant vineyards, to yield sea in ships, and occupy their them fruits of increase. business in great waters;

38 He blesseth them, so that 24 These men see the works of they multiply exceedingly; and the Lord, and his wonders in the suffereth not their cattle to de. deep.

25 For at his word the stormy 39 And again, when they are wind ariseth, which lifteth up the minished and brought low through waves thereof.

oppression, through any plague or 26 They are carried up to the trouble ; heaven, and down again to the 40 Though he suffer them to deep; their soul melteth away be evil-entreated through tyrants, because of the trouble.

and let them wander out of the 27 They reel to and fro, and way in the wilderness ; ; stagger like a drunken man, and 41 Yet helpeth he the poor out are at their wit's end.

of misery, and maketh him house 28 So when they cry unto the holds like a flock of sheep. Lord in their trouble, he deliver 42 The righteous will consider eth them out of their distress.

this, and rejoice; and the mouth 29 For he maketh the storm of all wickedness shall be stopto cease, so that the waves there-ped. or are still.

43 Whoso is wise, will ponder 30 Then are they glad, because these things ; and they shall un. They are at rest; and so he bring- derstand the loving-kindness nf eth them unto the haven where the Lord. they would be.

EVENING PRAYER. 31 O that inen would therefore praise the Lord for his good

Psalm 108. Para tum cor meum. ness; and declare the wonders o God, my heart is ready, my that he doeth for the children of heart is ready; I will sing, men!

and give praise with the best 32 That they would exalt him member that I have. also in the congregation of the 2 Awake, thou lute and harp; people, and praise him in the seat I myself will awake right early. of the elders !

3 I will give thanks unto thee,

O Lord, among the people ; 11. 4 Thus have they rewarded me will sing praises unto thee among evil for good, and hatred for my the nations.

good-will. 4 For thy mercy is greater 5 Sei thou an ungodly man to than the heavens, and thy truth be ruler over him, and let Satan reacheth unto the clouds. stand at his right band.

5 Set up thyself, o God, above 6 When sentence is given upon the heavens, and thy glory above him, let him be condemned ; and all the earth,

let his prayer je turned into sin. 6 Thai thy beloved may be de. 7. Let his days be few, and let livered: let thy right hand save another take his office. them, and hear thou me.

8 Lethis children be fa serless, 7 God hath spoken in his holi- and his wife a widow. ness; I will rejoice therefore, 9 Let his children be vaga. and divide Sichem, and mete out bonds, and beg their bread: let the valley of Succoth.

them seek it' also out of desolate 8 Gilead is mine, and Manas- places. ses is mine; Ephraim also is the 10 Let the extortionerconsumo strength of my head;

all that he hath; and let the stran9 Juda is my law-giver; Moab ger spoil his labour. is any wash-pot; over Edom will 11' Let there be no man to pity I cast out my shoe.; upon Philistia him, nor to have compassion upon will I triumph.

his fatherless children. 10 Who will lead me into the 12 Let his posterity be destroy. Etrong city ? and who will bring ed; and in the next generation me into Edom ?

let his name be clean put out. 11 Hast not thou forsaken us, 13 Let the wickedness of his O God? and will not thou, O God, father's be had in remembrance in go forth with our hosts ? the sight of the Lord, and let not

12 O help us against the ene. the sin of bis mother be done away. my; for vain is the help of man. 14 Let them alway be before

13 Through God we shall do the Lord, that he may root out great acts; and it is he that shall the memorial of them from off tread down our enemies. the earth ;

Psalm 109. Deus laudum. 15 And that, because his mind HOLD

not thy tongue, O God was not to do good; but perse of my praise ; for the mouth cuted the poor belpless man, that of the ungodly, yea, the month of he might slay him that was vexed the deceitful is opened upon me. at the heart.

2 And they have spoken against 16 His delight was in cursing, me with false tongues; they com- and it shall happen unto him; passed me about also with words he loved not blessing, therefore of hatred, and fought against me shall it be far from him. withont a cause.

17 He clothed himself with 3 For the love that I had unto cursing like as with a raiment, them, lo, they take now my con- and it shall come into his howels trary part; but I give myself untolike water, and like oil into his prayer.

bones.

18 Let it be unto him as the until I make thine enemies thy cloak that he hath upon him, and footstool. as the girdle that he is always 2 The Lord shall send the rod girded withal.

of thy power out of Sion ; be 19 Let it thus happen from the thou ruler even in the midst Lord unto mine enemies, and to among thine enemies. those that speak evil against my 3 In the day of thy power shall soul.

the people offer thee free-will 20 But deal thou with me, offerings with an holy worship: Lord God, according unto thy the dew of thy birth is of the name; for sweet is thy mercy,

womb of the morning. 21 O deliver me, for I am help 4 The Lord sware, and will less and poor, and my heart is not renent, Thou art a Priest for wounded within me.

ever after the order of Melchise22 I go hence like the shadow dech. that departeth, and am driven 5 The Lord upon thy right away as the grasshopper. hand sball wound even kings, in

23. My knees are weak through the day of bis wrath. fasting ; my lesh is dried up for 6 He shall judge among the want of fatness.

heathen; he shall fill the places 24 I became also a reproach with the dead bodies, and smite unto them : they that looked up-lin sunder the heads over divers on me shaked their heads. countries.

25 Help me, O Lord my God; 7 He shall drink of the brook O save me, according to thy in the way; therefore shall be mercy.

lift up his head. 26 And they shall know how Psalm 111. Confitebor tibi. that this is thy hand, and that I WILL give thanks unto the thou, Lord, hast done it.

Lord with my whole heart, se27 Though they curse, yet cretly among the faithful, and in bless thou; and let them be con. the congregation. founded that rise up against me;

2 The works of the Lord are but let thy servant rejoice. great, sought out of all them that

28 Let mine adversaries be have pleasure therein. clothed with shame; and let them 3 His work is worthy to be cover themselves with their own praised and had in honour, and confusion, as with a cloak. bis righteousness endureth for

29 As for me, I will give great ever. thanks unto the Lord with my

4 The merciful and gracious mouth, and praise him among the Lord hath so done his marvelmultitude :

·lous works, that they ought to 30 For he shall stand at the be had in remembrance. right hand of the poor, to save his 5 He hath given meat unto soul from unrighteous judges.

them that fear him; he shall ever The twenty-third Day.

be mindful of his covenant. MORNING PRAYER.

6 He hath showed his people Psalm 110. Dixit Dominus. the power of his works, that he THE Lord said unto my Lord, may give them the heritage of

Sit thou on my right hand 'the heathen

7 The works of his hands are sume away; the desire of the unrerity and judgment; all his com- godly shall perish. mandments are true.

Psalm 113. Laudate, pueri. 8 They stand fast for ever and PRAISE the Lord, ye servants; ever, and are done in truth and O praise the name of the equity.

Lord. 9 He sent jedemption unto his 2 Blessed be the name of the people ; he hath commanded his Lord, from this time forth for covenant for ever; holy and re-evermore, verend is his name.

3 The Lord's name is praised, 10 The fear of the Lord is the from the rising up of the sun, beginning of wisdom ; a good un- unto the going down of the derstanding have all they that do same. thereafter; the praise of it en 4 The Lord is high above all dureth for ever.

heathen, and his glory above the Psalm 112. Beatus vir. heavens. BLESSED is the man that fear. 5 Who is like unto the Lord

eth tt. Lord; he hath great our God, that hath his dwelling delight in his commandments. so high, and yet humbleth him

2 His seed shall be mighty upon seli to behold the things that are earth; the generation of the faith in heaven and earth? ful shall be blessed.

6 He taketh up the simple out 3 Riches and plenteousness shall of the dust, and lifteth the poor be in his honse ; and his righte- out of the mire ; ousness endureth for ever. 7 That he may set him with

4 Unto the godly there ariseth the princes, even with the princes up light in the darkness; I. is of his people. merciful, loving, and righteous. 8 "He maketh the barren wo

5 A good man is merciful, and man to keep house, and to be a lendeth, and will guide his words joyful mother of children. with discretion;

EVENING PRAYER. 6 For he shall never be moved:

Psalm 114. In eritu Israel. and the righteous shall be had in W

HEN (srael came out of everlasting remembrance.

Egypt, and the house of Ja7 He will not be afraid of any cob from among the strange peoevil tidings; for his heart siandeth ple, fast, and believeth in the Lord. 2 Juda was his sanctuary, and

8 His heart is stablished, and Israel his dominion. will not shrink, until he see bis 3 The sea saw that, and fled; desire upon his enemies. Jordan was driven back.

9 He hath dispersed abroad, 4 The mountains skipped like and given to the poor, and his frams, and the little hills like righteousness remaineth for ever; young sheep. his born shall be exalted with 5 What aileth thee, O thou bonour.

sea, that thou fleddest? and thou 10 The un zodly shall see it, Jordan, that thou wast driven and it shall grieve him ; he shall back? gnash with his teeth, and con 6 Ye mountains, that ye skip

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