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d 23 Ye that fear the Lord, praise him; all ye the seed of Jacob, glorify him; and fear him, all ye the seed of Israel. 24 For he hath not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard. 25 My praise shall be of thee in the great congregation: I will my vows before them that fear him. c 26 The meek shall eat and be satisfied: they shall praise the Lord that seek him: your heart shall live for ever. r 27 All the ends of the world shall remember and turn unto the Lord : and all the kindreds of the nations shall worship before thee. t 28 For the kingdom is the Lord's: and he is the governor among the nations. 29 All they that be fat upon earth shall eat o worship: all they that down to the dust shall bow beore him ; and none can keep alive his own soul. r 30 A seed shall serve him; it shall be accounted to the Lord for a generation. 31 They shall come, and shall declare his righteousness unto a people that shall be born, that he hath done

"I A Psalm of o:

l HE Lo Rio is my shepherd; I

T shall not oy p E 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters.

3 He restoreth my soul; he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake. 1 4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death. I will sear no evil : for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort ne. b 5 Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil, my cup runneth over.

Surely goodness and mercy shall i. all the days of my life : and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever. PSALM XXIV. * A Psalm of David. t HE earth is the Lord's, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. 2 For he hath founded it upon the

y seas, and established it upon the

floods. 3 Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord 7 and who shall stand in his holy place c 4. He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lified up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully. h 5 He shall receive the blessing from the Lord, and righteousness from the God of his salvation. 6 This is the generation of them that seek him, that seek thy face, O Jacob. Selah. 7 List up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlastin doors; and the King of glory ...i conne in. t 8 Who is this King of glory 7 the Lord strong and mighty, the Lord mighty in battle. 9 Lift up your heads, O ye gates: even lift them up ye everlastin doors; and the King of glory sha coine in. t 10 Who is this, King of glory ! the Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory. Selah. PSALM XXV. TI A Psalm of David. d ITNTo thee, O Lord, do I list up my soul. 2 O my God, I trust in thee: let me not be ashamed, let not mine enemics triumph over ine. 3 Yea, let none that wait on thee be ashamed : let them be ashamed which transgress without cause. 1 4 Shew me thy ways, O Lord ; teach me thy paths. 5 Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee o all the day.

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6 Remember, O Lord, thy tender mercies and thy loving-kind* for they have been ever of old. b 7 Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions : according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness' sake, O Lord. t 8 Good and upright is the Lokp: therefore will he teach sinners in the way. b 9. The meek will he guide in judgment : and the meek will he teach his way.

10 All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth unto such as keep his covenant and his testimonies. b 11 For thy name's sake, O Lord, pardon mine iniquity; for it is great. c 12 What man is he that feareth the Lord ' him shall he teach in the way that he shall choose. b 13 His soul shall dwell at ease;

and his seed shall inherit the earth.

14 The secret of the Lord is with them that fear him ; and he will shew them his covenant. c 15 Mine eyes are ever toward the LoRo; for he shall pluck my feet out of the net. 16 Turn thee unto me, and have mercy upon me; for I am desolate and afflicted. 17 The troubles of my heart are enlarged: O bring thou me out of my distresses. b 18 Look upon mine affliction and my pain; and forgive all my sins. 19 Consider mine enemies ; for ". are many; and they hate me with cruel hatred. 20 O keep my soul, and deliver me: let me not be ashamed ; for I put my trust in thee. 21 Let integrity and uprightness reserve me ; for I wait on thee. 22 Redeem Israel, O God, out of all his troubles. PSALM XXVI. ‘s A Psalm of David. d TUDGE me, O Lond ; for I have walked in mine integrity: I have trusted also in the Lord ; fore I shall not slide. *

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p 4 I have not sat with vain persons, neither will I go in with dissemblers. |c 5 I have hated the congregation of evil doers; and will not sit with the wicked. d 6 I will wash my hands in innogene. so will I compass thine altar, O Lord : 7 That I may publish, with the voice of thanksgiving, and tell of all thy wondrous works. d'8 Lord, I have loved the habitation of thy house, and the place where thine honour dwelleth. |b 9 Gather not my soul with sinners, nor my life with bloody men: 10 In whose hands is mischief, and their right hand is full of bribes. 11 But as for me, l will walk in mine integrity : redeem me, and be merciful unto me. d. 12 My foot standeth in an even lace: in the congregations will I bless the Lord. PSA LM XXVII. TI A Psalm of David. c HE Lord is my light and m T salvation; o all I o, the Lond is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid 7 2. When the wicked, even mine enemies and my foes, came upon me to eat up my flesh, they stum bled and fell. l 3 Though a host should encamp against me, my heart shall not fear: though war should rise against me, in this will I be confident. 4. One thing have I desired of the Lord, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the Lorn all the days of o life, to behold the beauty of the Lond, and to inire in his temple. § For in the time of trouble he |. hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his alole shall he hide will sing, yea, I will sing praises unto the Lord.


me : he shall set me up upon a |ness of their endeavours: give them rock. after the work of their hands; reud 6 And now shall my head be lift- der to them their desert. ed up above mine enemies round c 5. Because they regard not the about me : therefore will I offer in works of the Lord, nor the operahis tabernacle sacrifices of joy ; I stion of his hands, he shall destroy

them, and not build them up. b 6 Blessed be the Lord, because

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9 Save thy people, and bless thine inheritance: feed them also,

ther forsake me, then the Lord will and lift them up for ever.

take me up. b 11 Teach me thy way, O Lord, and lead me in a plain path, because of mine enemies. 12 Deliver me not over unto the will of mine enemies: for false wit

messes are risen up against me, and such as breathe out cruelty. c 13 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Loru in the land of the living. d 14 Wait on the Lord : be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thy heart : wait, I say, on the rid. - PSALM XXVIII. 1- ! ‘s A Psalm of David. ac NTO thee will cry, O Lord my rock; be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit. 2 Hear the voice of my supplications, when I cry unto thee, when I list up my hands toward thy holy oracle. c 3 Draw me not away with the wicked, and with the workers of iniquity, which speak peace to their neighbours, but mischief is in their hearts. 4 Give them according to their deeds, and according to the wicked

PSALM XXIX. TI A Psalm of David. d G'. unto the Lord, O ye mighty, give unto the Lord

o and strength.

2. Give unto the Lord the glory due unto his name; worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness. E 3 The voice of the Lord is upon the waters: the God of glory thundereth: the Lord is upon many waters.

4.The voice of the Lond is pow; erful; the voice of the Lord is full of majesty.

5 The voice of the Lord breaketh the cedars : yea, the Lord breaketh the cedars of Lebanon.

6 He maketh them also to skip like a calf; Lebanon and Syrion like a young unicorn. E7 The voice of the Lord divideth the flames of fire.

8 The voice of the Lord shaketh the wilderness; the Lord shaketh the wilderness of Kadesh.

9 The voice of the Lord maketh the hinds to calve, and discovereth the forests: and in his temple doth every one speak of his glory. t 10 The Lord sitteth upon the flood; yea, the Lord sitteth King for ever.

A 11 The Lord will give strength unto his people ; the Lord will bless his people with peace. PSALM XXX. To A Psalm and Song, at the dedication of the house of David. d T WILL extol thee, O Lord ; for thou hast lifted me up, and hast not made my foes to rejoice over me. 2 O Lord my God, I cried unto thee, and thou hast healed me. A 3 O Lord, thou hast brought up my soul from the grave: thou hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit. d 4 Sing unto the Lord, O }. saints of his, and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness. E 6 For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy comethin the morning. u 6 And in my prosperity I said, I shall never be moved. t 7 Lord, by thy favour thou hast made my mountain to stand strong : thou didst hide thy face, and I was troubled. d 8 i cried to thee, O Lord ; and unto the Lord I made supplication. 9 What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the I. Shall the dust praise theef shall it declare thy truth? 10 Hear, O Lord, and have merso upon me: Lord, be thou my

r. 1 Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing : thou hast put off my sackcloth, and girded me with gladness; a 12 To the end that my glory may sing praise to thee, and not be silent. O Lord my God, I will give thanks unto thee for ever. PSALM XXXI. 1. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. c TN thee, O Lord, do I put my trust; let me never be ashamed: deliver me in thy righteous

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2 Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong rock, for a house of defence to save ine. h 3 For thou art my rock and m sortress; therefore for thy name's sake lead me, and guide me. A 4 Pull me out of the net that they have laid privily for me: for thou art my strength. d 5. Into thy hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, Lord God of truth. £ 6 I have hated them that regard lying vanities: but I trust in the ord. 7 I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy: for thou hast considered my trouble ; thou hast known my soul in adversities; 8 And hast not shut me up into the hand of the enemy: thou hast set my soot in a large room. 9 Have mercy upon me, O Lord, for I am in trouble : mine eye is consumed with grief, yea, my soul and my belly. e 10 For my life is spent with grief, and my years with sighing : my strength faileth because of mine inio and my bones are consumed. 11 I was a reproach among all mine enemies, but especially among my neighbours, and a fear to mine acquaintance; they that did see me without fled from me. 12 I am forgotten as a dead man out of mind: i am like a broken vessel. 13 For I have heard the slander of many: fear was on every side: while they took counsel together against me, they devised to take away my life. c 14 But I trusted in thee, O Lord : I said, Thou art my God. 15 My times are in thy hand: deliver me from the hand of mine enemies, and from them that persecute

ine. b 16 Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: save me for thy mercies' sake.

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Lord ; for 1 have called u let the wicked be asha them be silent in the grave. c 18 Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous. l 19 Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee; which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men b 20 Thou shalt hide them in the secret of thy presence from the pride of man: thou shalt keep them secretly in a pavilion from the strife of tongues. 21 Blessed be the Lord : for he hath shewed me his marvellous kindness in a strong, city. 22 For I said in my haste, I am cut off from before thine eyes: nevertheless thou heardest the voice of my supplications when I cried unto thee. d 23 O love the Lord, all ye his saints : for the Lond preserveth the faithful, and plentifully rewardeth the proud doer. e 24 Be of courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the Loop. PSALM XXXII. * A Psalm of David, Maschil. b LESSED is he whose transgression is sorgiven, whose sin is covered. c 2 Blessed is the man unto whom the Lord imputed not iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no guile. e 3 When I kept silence, my bones waxed old through my roaring all the o long. 4 For day and nigl thy hand was heavy upon me: my moisture is turned into the drought of summer. Selah. d 5 I acknowledged my sin unto thee, and mine iniquity have I not hid. . I said, I will confess my trans#. o: the Lord f and thou orgavest the iniquity of my sin. j. quity of my

odly, pray unto thee in a time when thou mayest be found: surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come nigh unto him. c. 7 Thou art my hiding-place; thou shalt preserve me from trouble: thou shalt compass me about with songs of deliverance. Selah. b 8 I will instruct thee, and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine


; Be ye not as the horse, or as the mule, which have no understanding : whose mouth must be held in with bit and bridle, lest they come near unto thee. w 10 Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the LoRD, mercy shall compass him

about. d 11 Be glad in the Lord, and rejoice, ? righteous: and shout for joy, all ye that are upright in heart PSALM XXXIII. d EJOICE in the Lord, O ye righteous: for praise is comely for the upright. 2 Praise the Lord with : sing unto him with the psaltery and an instrument of ten strings. 3 Sing unto him a new song: play skiffully with a loud noise. 4. For the word of the Lord is right; and all his works are done in truth. to 5. He loveth righteousness and judgment: the earth is full of the goodness of the Lonn. t 6 By the word of the Lord were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth. 7. He gathereth the waters of the sea together as a heap : he layeth up the depth in store-houses. d 8 Let all the earth fear the Lord : let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of him. S9 For he spake, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast. 10 The Lord bringeth the counsel of the heathem to nought: be maketh the devices of the people of

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