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time when thou mayest be found; and in the great water floods they shall not come nigh him.

Thou art a place to hide me in; thou shalt preserve me from trouble; thou shalt compass me about with songs of deliverance.

I will inform thee, and teach thee in the way wherein thou shalt go, and I will guide thee with mine


Be ye not like to horse and mule, which have no understanding; whose mouths must be held with bit and bridle, lest they fall upon thee.

Great plagues remain for the ungodly; but whoso putteth his trust in the Lord, mercy embraceth him on every side.

Be glad, O ye righteous, and rejoice in the Lord; and be joyful all ye who are true of heart.

PSALM 33. REJOICE in the Lord, O ye righteous; for it becometh well the just to be thankful.

Sing unto the Lord a new song; sing praises unto him skilfully, with an exalted voice.

For the word of the

Lord is true, and all his works are faithful. He loveth righteousness and judgment; the earth is full of the goodness of the Lord.

By the word of the Lord were the heavens made, and all the hosts of them by the breath of his mouth.

He gathereth the waters of the sea together, as it were upon a heap; and layeth up the deep, as in a treasure house.

Let all the earth fear the Lord; stand in awe of him, all ye who dwell in the world.

For he spake, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.

The Lord bringeth the counsel of the heathen to nought, and maketh the devices of the people to be of none effect, and casteth out the counsels of princes.

The counsel of the Lord shall endure for ever; and the thoughts of his heart from generation to generation.

Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord; and blessed are the people that he hath chosen to him to be his inheritance.

The Lord looketh down from heaven, and behold

eth all the children of men ; from the habitation of his dwelling he considereth all those who dwell on the earth.

He fashioneth all the hearts of them, and understandeth all their works.

There is no king who can be saved by the multitude of an host; neither is any mighty man delivered by much strength.

A horse is but a vain thing for safety; neither shall he deliver any man by his great strength.

Behold, the eye of the Lord is upon those who fear him, and upon those who put their trust in his mercy;

To deliver their soul from death, and to feed them in the time of famine. Our soul hath patiently tarried for the Lord; for he is our help and our shield.

For our hearts shall rejoice in him; because we have trusted in his holy


Let thy merciful kindness, O Lord, be upon us, as we do put our trust in thee.

Now unto the King eternal, &c.

Be honour and glory, &c.

The Seventh Day.



I WILL alway give thanks unto the Lord; his praise shall ever be in my mouth.

My soul shall make her boast in the Lord; the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad.

O praise the Lord with me, and let us magnify his name together.

I sought the Lord, and he heard me; yea, he delivered me out of all my fear.

They looked unto him, and were enlightened; and their faces were not ashamed.

Lo, the poor crieth, and the Lord heareth him; yea, and saveth him out of all his troubles.

The angel of the Lord tarrieth round about those who fear him, and delivereth them.

O taste, and see how gracious the Lord is; blessed is the man who trusteth in him.

O fear the Lord, ye who are his saints; for those who fear him lack nothing.

The lions do lack, and

suffer hunger; but they who seek the Lord shall want no manner of thing that is good.

Come, ye children, and hearken unto me; I will teach you the fear of the Lord.

What man is he who desireth to live, and would fain see good days?

Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips, that they speak no guile.

Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.

The eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open unto their prayer.

The countenance of the Lord is against those who do evil, to root out the remembrance of them from the earth.

The righteous cry, and the Lord heareth them, and delivereth them out of all their troubles.

The Lord is nigh unto those who are of a contrite heart, and will save such as are of an humble spirit.

so that not one of them is broken.

But misfortune shall slay the ungodly; and they who hate the righteous shall be desolate.

The Lord delivereth the souls of his servants; and all they who put their trust in him shall not be desti



MY heart showeth me the wickedness of the ungodly, that there is no fear of God before his eyes.

For he flattereth himself in his own sight, until his abominable sin be found


The words of his mouth are unrighteous and full of deceit; he hath left off to behave himself wisely, and to do good.

He imagineth mischief upon his bed, and hath set himself in no good way; neither doth he abhor anything that is evil.

Thy mercy, O Lord, reacheth unto the heavens, and thy faithfulness unto the clouds.

Great are the troubles of the righteous; but the Thy righteousness standLord delivereth him out eth like the strong mounof them all. tains; thy judgments are He keepeth all his bones; like the great deep.

Thou, Lord, shalt save both man and beast. How excellent is thy mercy, O God! and the children of men shall put their trust under the shadow of thy wings.

They shall be satisfied with the plenteousness of thy house; and thou shalt give them drink of thy pleasures as out of a river. For with thee is the fountain of life, and in thy light shall we see light.

O continue thy loving kindness unto those who know thee, and thy righteousness unto those who are true of heart.

Now unto the King eternal, &c.

Be honour and glory, &c.



FRET not thyself be cause of the ungodly; neither be thou envious against the evil doers.

For they shall be soon cut down like the grass; and be withered even as the green herb.

Put thou thy trust in the Lord, and be doing good; so shalt thou dwell in the

land, and verily thou shalt be fed.

Delight thou in the Lord, and he shall give thee thy heart's desire.

Commit thy way unto the Lord, and put thy trust in him, and he shall bring it to pass.

He shall make thy righteousness as clear as the light, and thy just dealing as the noonday.

Repose thyself in the Lord, and abide patiently upon him, but grieve not thyself at him whose way doth prosper, or against the man who doeth after evil counsels.

Cease from wrath, and let go displeasure; fret not thyself, else shalt thou be moved to do evil.

Wicked doers shall be rooted out; and they who patiently wait on the Lord, shall inherit the land.

Yet a little while, and the ungodly shall be gone; thou shall look after his place, and he shall be

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down the poor and needy, and to slay such as are of a right conversation.

Their sword shall go through their own heart, and their bow shall be broken.

A small thing that the righteous hath, is better than great riches of the ungodly.

For the arms of the ungodly shall be broken, but the Lord upholdeth the righteous.

The Lord knoweth the days of the godly; their inheritance shall endure for


They shall not be confounded in the perilous time, and in the days of dearth they shall have enough.

The Lord ordereth a good man's going, and maketh his way acceptable to himself.

Though he fall, he shall not be cast away; for the Lord upholdeth him with his hand.

I have been young, and now am old, and yet saw I never the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging their bread.

The righteous is ever merciful, and lendeth, and his seed is blessed.

Flee from evil, and do the thing that is good, and dwell for evermore.

For the Lord loveth the thing that is right; he forsaketh not his who are godly, but they are preserved forever.

The unrighteous shall be punished; as for the seed of the ungodly, it shall be rooted out.

The righteous shall inherit the land and dwell therein for ever.

The mouth of the righteous is exercised in wisdom, and his tongue will be talking of judgment.

The law of his God is in his heart, and his goings shall not slide,

The ungodly watcheth the righteous, and seeketh occasion to slay him.

The Lord will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him when he is judged.

Hope thou in the Lord, and keep his way, and he shall promote thee, that thou shalt possess the land; when the ungodly shall perish, thou shalt see it.

I myself have seen the ungodly in great power, and flourishing like a green bay tree.

I went by, and lo, he

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