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as nothing in respect of thee, and verily

every man living is altogether vanity. 7.

For man walketh in a vain shadow, and disquieteth himself in vain: he heapeth up riches, and cannot tell who shall gather

them. 8. And now, LORD, what is my hope ? tru

ly my hope is even in thee. 12. When thou with rebukes doth chasten

man for fin, thou makeft his beauty to consume away, like as it were a moth fretting a garment : every man therefore

is but vanity 13. Hear my prayer, O LORD, and with

thine ears consider my calling; hold not

thy peace at my tears. 14. For I am a stranger with thee, and a

fojourner : as all my fathers were. 15. O spare me a little, that I may recover

my strength : before I go hence, and be no more feen.

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By Mr. PELHAM HUMPHREYS, Master

of the Children, and one of the Gent, of the Chapel to K. Charles II. and K. James II.

Three
Voices.

Bass,

1.

Tenor, Contra. tenor.

PSAL. XLII.

IKE as the hart desireth the L

water-brooks: so longeth my 37 foul after thee, O God.

2. My soul is a thirst for God, yea, even for the living God: when shall I come to appear before the

presence of God? 3. My tears have been my meat day and

night : while they daily say unto me;

Where is now thy God? 4. Now when I think thereupon, I pour

out my heart by my felf: for I went with the multitude, and brought them

forth into the house of God. 5. In the voice of praise and thanksgiving :

among such as keep holy-day. 6. Why art thou so full of heaviness, O my

soul : and why art thou fo disquieted within me ?

7. O put

7.

O put thy trust in God: for I will yet give him thanks for the help of his countenance.

Four
Voices,

5.

T

Two Tenors, Contra.

tenor.

PSAL. XLIV.
HOU art my King, O GOD, Bass,

send help unto Jacob.
6. Through thee will we overthrow our

enemies : and in thy name will we tread

them under that rise up against us.
7. For I will not trust in my bow : it is not

my sword that shall help me.
8. But it is thou that fav’st us from our

enemies : and puttest them to confusion

that hate us.
5. Thou art my King, O GOD, &c.
9. We make our boast of God all day long :

and will praise thy name for ever.

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By Mr. WILLIAM TUCKER, one of the

Gentlemen of the Chapel to King Charles
II. & C.

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Three Voices. Bass, Contratenor, Treble.

I

PsAL, CXLV.
Will magnify thee, O GOD,
my King: and I will praise
thy Name for ever and ever.

2. Every day will I give thanks unto thee : and praise thy Name

for ever and ever. 3. Great is the LORD and marvellous, wor

thy to be praised; there is no end of his

greatness. 4. One generation shall praise thy works

unto another : and declare thy power. 5. As for me, I will be talking of thy wor

ship: thy glory, thy praise and wondrous

works. 6. So that men shall speak of the might

of thy marvellous acts: and I will also tell

of thy greatness. 7. And men shall sing of thy righteousness.

PSAL,

1.

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The second part of the CXIXth PsALM. Two

Voices, Herewithal shall a young man Two

cleanse his way? even by ruling Trebles: himself after thy word. With

my

whole heart have I sought thee: · O let me not go wrong out of thy com

mandments. 3. Thy words have I hid within

my

heart: that I should not sin against thee. 4: Blessed art thou, O LORD: O teach me

thy statutes. 5. With my lips have I been telling : of

all the judgments of thy mouth. 6. I have had as great delight in the way

of thy testimonies : as in all manner of

riches, 7: I will talk of thy commandments : and

have respect unto thy ways. 8. My delight shall be in thy statutes : and

I will not forget thy word.

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