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and the kingdoms are moved; but 2 The hill of Sion is a fair place, God hath showed his voice, and the and the joy of the whole earth; up earth shall melt away:

on the north side lieth the city of 7 The Lord of hosts is with us; the great King: God is well known the God of Jacob is our refuge. in her palaces as a sure refuge.

8 O comc hither, and behold the 3 For lo, the kings of the earth works of the Lord, what destruction are gathered, and gone by together. nu hath wrought upon the earth. 4 They marvelled to see such

9 He maketh wars to cease in all things; they were astonished and the world; he breaketh the bow, suddenly cast down. and knappeth the spear in sunder, 5 Fear came there upon them; ani! burneth the chariots in the fire. and sorrow, as upon a woman in

10 Be still then, and know that her travail. I am Gol: I will be esalted among 6 Thou shalt break the ships of the heathen, and I will be exalted the sea through the east wind. in the earth.

7 Like as we have lear:), so have 11 The Lord of hosts is with us; we seen in the city of the Lord of the God of Jacch is our refuge. hosts, in the city of our God; Gout

EVENING PRAYER. upholdeth the same for ever. Psalm 47. Omnes gentes, pluulite. 8 We wait for thy loving-kindO Clap your hands together; aliness, o Gul, in the midst of thy

ye people: 0 sing unto God temple. with the voice of melody.

9 0 Gul, according to thy namic, 2 For the Lord is high, and to be so is thy praise unto !he world's feared; he is the great King upon end; thy right hand is full of righe all the earth.

teousness. 3 He shall subdue the people un- 10 Let the mount Sion rejoice, der us and the nations'undervur feet. and the daughter of Judah be glad,

4 He shall chuose out an heri- because of thy judgments. tage for us, even the worship of 11 Walk about Sion, and go round Jacub, whoin he loved.

about her; and tell the towers 5 God is gone up with a merry thereof. noise, and the Lord with the sound 12 Mark well her bulwarks, set of the trump

up her houses, that ye inay tell 6 O sing praises, sing praises un- them that come after. to our God; O sing praises, sing 13 For this God is cur God for praises unto Oʻir King.

ever and ever: le shall be our 7 For God is the King of all the guie unto death. earth : sing ye praises with under-Psalı 49. Arullite hæc, omries. standing.


Hear 8 Gal reigneth over the heathen;

ye this, all ye people;

ponder it with your ears, all Goi sitteth upon his holy seat. ye that dwell in the world;

9 The princes of the people are 2 High and lov, rich and poor, inined unto the people of the Golone with another. uf Abraham ; for God, which is 3 My mouth shall speak of wis. very high exalted, doth defend the dom, and my heart shall muse of eartis as it were with a shield. understanding

Psaim 48. Magnus Dominus. $ I will incline mine ear to the GREAT is the Lord, and light parable, and show my dark speech

city of our Giul, eveu upon his buly hill 5 Wherefore should I fear in

the days of wickedness, and when tion of his fathers, and shall never the wickedness of my heels com- see light. passeth me round about?

20 Man being in honour bath no 6 There be sume that put their understanding, but is compared un. trust in their goods, and boast to the beasts that perish. themselves in the multitude of Weir riches;

The tenth Day. 7 But no man may deliver his MORNING PRAYER. brother, nor make agreement unto

Psalm 50. Deus deorum. God for him :

8 For it cost to redeem God, hath spoken, and called their souls; so that he must let the world, from the rising up of the that alone for ever';

sun unto the going down thereof. 9 Yea, though he live long, and

2 Out of Sion hath God appearsee not the grave.

ed in perfect beauty. 10 For he seeth that wise men 3 Our God shall come, and shall also die and perish together, as not keep siler.ce; there shall go well as the ignorant and foolish, before him a consuming fire, and and leave their riches for other. a mighty tempest shall be stirred

11 And yet they think that their up round about him. Houses shall continue for ever, and 4 He shall call the heaven frori Wiat their dwelling places shall en-above, and the earth, that he may Gure from one generation to ano-judge his people. ther; and call the lands after their 5 Gather my saints together own names.

unto me; those that have made a 12 Nevertheless, man will not covenant with me with sacrifice. abile in honour, seeing he may

6 And the heavens shall declare be compared unto the beasts that his righteousness; for Gud is judge perish ; this is the way of them. himself.

13 This is their foolishness, and 7 Hear, O my people, and I will their posterity praise their saying. speak; I myself will testify against

14 l'hey lic in the hell like sheep; thee, O Israel; for I am God, even death gnaweth upon them, and the thy God. righteous shall have dominion over 8 I will not reprove thee because them in the morning: their beauty of thy sacrifices, or for thy burntshall consume in the sepulchre out offerings; because they were not of their dwelling:

alway before me. 15 But God hath delivered my 91 will take no bullock out of thine soul from the place of hell: for he house, nor he-goat out of thy folds, shall receive me.

10 For all the beasts of the forest 16 Be not thou afraid, though are mine, and so are the cattle upon one be made rich, or if the glory a thousand hills. of his house be increased ;

11 I know all the fowls upon tlie 17 For he shall carry nothing mountains, and the wild beasts of away with him when he dieth, the field are in my siglit. neither shall his pomp follow him. 12 If I be hungry, I will not tell

18 For while he lived, he count- thee; for the whole world is mine, ed himself an happy man; and so and all that is therein. long as thou dost well nnto thy selt, 13 Chiukesi thon that I would men will speak good of thee. cat bull's fiesh, and Irink the blood

19 He shall follow the gener.lof quais!

14 Offer unto God thanksgiving, 5 Behold, I was shapen in wickAnd pay thy vows unto the Mostedness, and in sin hath my mother Highest,

conceived me. 15 And call upon me in the time 6 But lo, thou requirest truth in of trouble ; so will I hear thee, and the inward parts, and shalt make thou shalt praise me.

ne to understand wisdom secretly. 16 But unto the ungodly said 7 Thou shalt purge me with hysGod, Why dost thou preach my sop, and I shall be clean; thou shalt laws, and takest my covenant in wash me, and I shall be whiter thy mouth;

than snow. 17 Whereas thou hatest to be 8 Thou shalt make me hear of joy reformed, and hast cast my words and gladness, that the bones which behind thee?

thou hast broken may rejoice. 18 When thou sawest a thief, thou 9 Turn thy face from my sins, consentedst unto him; and hast been and put out all my misdeeds. partaker with the adulterers. 10 Make me a clean heart, O God,

19 Thou hast let thy mouth speak and renew a right spirit within me. wickedness, and with thy tongue 11 Cast me not away from thy thoi bast set forth deceit. presence, and take not thy Holy

20 Thou sattest and spakest Spirit from me. against thy brother; yea, and hast 12 O give me the comfort of thy slandered thine own mother's son. help again, and stablish me with thy

21 These things hust thou done, free Spirit. and I held my tongue, and thou

13 'l'hen shall I teach thy ways thoughtest wickedly, that I am even unto the wicked, and sinners shall such a one as thyself; but I will be converted unto thee. reprove thee, and set before thee 14 Deliver me from blood-guiitie the things that thou hast done. ness, O God, thou that art the God

22 v consider this, ye that for- of my health; and my tongue shall get God, lest I pluck you away, sing of thy righteousness. and there be none to deliver you. 15 Thou shalt open my lips, O

23 Whoso offereth me thanks Lord, and my mouth shall show and praise, he honoureth me; and thy praise. to him that ordereth his conversa- 16 For thou desirest no sacrifice, tion right, will I show the salvation else would I give it thee; but thou of God.

delightest not in burnt-offerings. Psalın 51. Miserere mei, Deus. 17 The sacrifice of God is a trou. HAVE mercy upon me, O God, bled spirit: a broken and contrite

after thy great goodness, ac-heart, O God, shalt thou not despise. cording to the multitude of thy 18 O be favourable and gracious mercies do away mine offences. Junto Sion; build thou the walls of

2 Wash me thoroughly from Jerusalem. my wickedness; and cleanse me 19 Then shalt thou be pleased from my sin ;

with the sacrifice of righteousness, 3 For I acknowledge my faults, with the burnt-offerings and oblaand my sin is ever before me. tions; then sball they offer young

4 Against thee only have I sinned, bullocks upon thine altar. and done this evil in thy sight, that Psalm 52. Quill gloriaris? chon mightes, be justified in thy WHY boastest thou thyself, thou naged.

I mischief?

9 Whereas the goodness of God 6 They were afraid, where no endureth yet daily.

fear was; for God hatlı broken the 3 'Thy tongue imagineth wicked-bones of him that besieged thee; ness, and with ties thou cuttest like thou hast put them to confusion, & sharp razor.

because God hath despised them. 4. Thou hast loved unrighteous- 7 Oh that the salvation were ness more than goodness, and to talk given unto Israel out of Sion! Oh of lies more than righteousness. that the Lord would deliver his

5 'Thou hast loved to speak all people out of captivity! words that may do hurt, 0 thou 8 Then should Jacob rejoice, and false tongue.

Israel should be right glal. 6 Therefore shall Got destroy Psalm 54. Deus, in Nomine. the forever; he shall take thee, SAVE me, O God,

for tlay names

, and me in and root thet out of the land of the strength. tiring

2 Near my prayer, O God, and 7 The righteous also shall see this, hearken unto the words of my and fear and shall laugh him to scorn: mouth :

8 Lo, this is the man that took 3 For strangers are risen op not God for his strength ; but trust- against me; and tyrants, which have ed unto the multitude of his riches, not God before their eyes, seek and strengthened himself in his atter my soul. wickedness.

4 Behold, God is my helper; 9 As for me, I am like a green the Lord! is with them that uphold olive-tree in the house of God; my my soul. trust is in the tender mercy of God 5 He shall reward evil unto mine for ever and ever.

enemies: destroy thou them in thy 10 I will always give thanks unto truth. thee for that thou hast done; and 6 An offering of a free heart will I will hope in thy name, for thy I give thee, and praise thỹ náme, 0 saints like it well.

Lord; because it is so comfortable. EVENING PRAYER. 7 For he hath delivered me out Psalm 53. Dixit insipiens. of all my trouble; and miue eye The HE foolish body hath said in his hath - seen his desiré npon mine

heart, There is no God. enemies. 2 Corrupt are they, and become Psalm 55. Exaudi, Deris. abominable in their wickedness;


EAR my prayer, O God, and there is none that doeth good. hide not thyself from my pc.

S God looked down from heaven tition. upon the children of men, to see if 2 Take heed unto me, and hear there were any that would under-me, how I mourn in my prayer, stand, and seek after God. and am vexed.

4 But they are all gone out of 3 The enemy crieth sy, and the the way, they are altogether be- ungodly cometh on so fast ; for they come abominable: there is also fare minded to do me some mis. none that doeth gourl, a. not one. Jebiet, so maliciously are they set

5 Are they not without under- against me. standing that work wickedness, eat- 4 My heart is disquieted within ing up my people as if they would me, and the fear of death is fallen eat bread ? they have not called upon me. upon Goi.

5 Fearfulness and trembling are T

come upon me, mud an horrible, 22 The words of his mouth were dread hath overwhelmed me. softer than butter, having war in

6 And I said, O that I had wings his heart; his words were smoother like a dove; for then would I fee ihan oil and yet they be very swords away, and be at rest.

13 cast thy burthen upon the 7. Lo, then would I get me away Lord, and he shall nourish thce, far off, and remain in the wilderness. and shall not suffer the righteous

8I'would make haste to escape, to fall for ever. because of the stormy wind and 24 And as for them, thou, O teinpest.

God, shalt bring them into the pit 9 Destroy their tongues, O Lord, of destruction. and divide them; for I have spied 25 The blool-thirsty and deceit. uwrighteousness and strife in the city. ful men shall not live (ut half their

10 Day and night they go about days: nevertheless, my trust shall within the walls thereot; mischiet be in thee, O Lord. also and sorrow are in the midst of it. 11 Wickeliness is therein ; deceit

The eleventh Diy. and guile go not out of their streets.

MORNING PRAYER. 12 For it is not an open enemy Psalın 56. Uliserere mei, Dens. that hath done, me this dishonour; BE merciful unto me, o God, for

13 Neither was it mine adversary he is daily fighting and troubling me. that did magnify himself against 2 Mine eneries are daily in hand ne; for then pera:lventure I would to swallow me up; for thes be niany have hil rayself from him: that figlit against me, I thou Must

14 But it was even thou, my ilighest. companion, my guide, aud mine 3 Nevertheless, though I am own familiar friend.

sometimes afraid, yet put


tay 15 We took sweet counsel to-trust in thee. pt ther, and walked in the house of I will praise God because of his Gux as friends.

word : I have put my linist in Gal, 16 Let death come bastily upon and will not fear what flesh can do them, and let them go down quick anto me. into hell; for wickedness is in their 5 They daily mistake my worls; dwellings, and among them. all that they iniagine is to do me evil.

17. As for me, I will call upon 6. They hold all together, and God, and the Lord strall save me. keep themselveselose and mark my

18 In the evening, and morning, steps, when they lay wait for muy soul, and at noon-day, willl pray, and that i Shall they escape for their instantly; and he shall lear my voice. wickedness ? thou, o God, in thy

19 It is he that hath delivered displeasure, shalt cast them down. my soul in peace, from the battle Ś Thou tellest my wandle rings : that was against me; for there were put my tears into thy bottle: are many with me.

prot these things noted in thy book? 20 Yea, even Gol, that endureth y Whensoever I call upon thee, for ever, shall hear me, and bring then shal! mine enemies be put to them down; for they will not turn, Aight: this I know; for God is on por fear God.

21 He laid Iris hands upon such 10 In God's word) will I rejoice; As be at peace with him, and be in the Lord's word will I conitort me. brake his covenant

11 Yea, in Gou have I put my

my sicie.

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