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Luke 1. 69.
1 A Song of degrees.
15 I will 3 abundantly bless her proviOUT LE the depths have I cried to thee, licorneho sion: I will satisty her poor with bread.
16 I will also clothe her priests with 2 Lord, hear my voice: let thy ears morning. salvation, and her saints shall shout be attentive to the voice of my supplica
aloud for joy.
1 Heb. tions
17 « There will I make the horn of 3. If thou, Lord, shouldest mark ini
David to bud, I have ordained a 4 lamp quities, O Lord, who shall stand ?
2 Heb. won
for my anointed. 4 But there is forgiveness with thee, derful.
18 His enemies will I clothe with that thou mayest be feared.
shame: but upon himself shall his crown 5 I wait for the Lord, my soul doth 3 Heb. flourish. wait, and in his word do I hope.
PSALM CXXXIII. 6 My soul waiteth for the Lord more
The benefit of the communion of saints. than they that watch for the morning : 1 Heb. from A Song of degrees of David. I say, more than they that watch for the
EHOLD, how good and how pleasmorning.
7 Let Israel hope in the Lord: for 1 Heb. habi. gether in unity! with the Lord there is mercy, and with
tations. 2 It is like ihe precious ointment upon him is plenteous redemption.
the head, that ran down upon the beard, 8 And he shall redeem Israel from all a Num. 10. even Aaron's beard: that went down to his iniquities.
the skirts of his garment;
2 Chr. 6. 41. PSALM CXXXI.
3 As the dew of Hermon, and as the 1 David professing his humility, 3 erhorleth
dew that descended upon tbe mountains
6 2 Sam. Israel to hope in God.
of Zion: for there the Lord commandTA Song of degrees of David.
1 Kings 8. ed the blessing, even life for ever. ORD, my heart is not hanghty, nor 25.
PSALM CXXXIV. my eyes lofty: neither do I i exer 2 Chr. 6. 16.
An erhortation to bless God. cise myself in great matters, or in things Acts 2. 30. T A Song of degrees. too 2 high for me.
EHOLD, bless ye the LORD, all ye 2 Surely I have behaved and quieted 2 Heb. thy 8 myself as a child that is weaned by his belly. stand in the house of the LORD. mother: my soul is even as a weaned
2 Lift up your hands i in the sanctuachild.
ry, and bless the LORD. 3 Let Israel hope in the Lord 4 from
3 The LORD that made heaven and henceforth and for ever.
earth bless thee out of Zion. PSALM CXXXII.
PSALM CXXXV. 1 David in his prayer commendeth to God the 3 or, surely. 1 An exhortation to praise God for his mercy, religious care he had for the ark: His pray.
5 for his power, 8 and for his judgments. er at the removing of the ark, 11 with a rep.
15 The vanity of idols. 19 An exhortation etition of God's promises.
to bless God. I A Song of degrees.
c Luke 1. 69. RAISE ye ihe Lord. Praise ye the afflictions;
ye servants of the Lord. 2 How he swore to the Lord, and vow-4 or, candle. 2 Ye that stand in the house of the ed to the mighty God of Jacob;
LORD, in the courts of the house of our 3 Surely I will not come into the tab
God, ernacle of my house, nor go up into my
3 Praise the Lord; for the LORD is bed;
Heb, even good; sing praises to his name; for it is 4 'I will not give sleep to my eyes, or
pleasant. slumber to my eyelids,
4 For the Lord hath chosen Jacob to 5 Until I find a place for the LORD, 1
himself, and Israel for his peculiar treasa habitation for the mighty God of Jacob.l'or, in
holiness. 6 Lo, we heard of it at Ephratah: we
5 For I know that the Lord is great, found it in the fields of the wood.
and that our Lord is above all gods. 7 We will go into his tabernacles :
6 Whatever the LORD pleased, that
a Jer. 10. 13. we will worship at his foostool.
did he in heaven, and in earth, in the 8 « Arise, O Lord, into thy rest; thou,
seas, and all deep places. and the ark of thy strength.
7 a He causeth the vapors to ascend 9 Let thy priesis be clothed with right-• Ex. 12. 29. from the ends of the earth; he maketh eousness; and let thy saints shout for joy.
lightnings for the rain; he bringeth the 10 For thy servant David's sake turn
wind out of his treasuries. not away the face of thy anointed. 3 Heb. from 8 o Who smote the first-born of Egypt, 11 The Lord hath sworn in truth to
2 both of man and beast.
beast. David; he will not turn from it; o of
9 Who sent tokens and wonders into the fruit of a thy body will I set upon thy
the midst of thee, O Egypt, upon Phathrone.
raoh, and upon all his servants. 12 If thy children will keep my cove 24. 25. 26. 10 - Who smote great nations, and nant and my testimony that I shall teach 34. 35. slew mighty kings; them; their children also shall sit upon
11 Sihon king of the Amorites, and thy throne for ever.
Og king of Bashan, and all the king: 13 For the Lord hath chosen Zion; d Josh. 12. 7. doms of Canaan : he hath desired it for his habitation.
12 d And gave their land for a herit14 This is my rest for ever: here will
age, a heritage to Israel his people. I dwell; for I have desired it.
13 Thy name, O LORD, endureth for
LRPiepremember David and all his
ever; and thy memorial, O LORD, 3
20 m And Og king of Bashan: for his throughout all generations.
3 Heb. to
mercy endureth for ever: 14 For the LORD will judge his people,
21 ~ And gave their land for a heritand he will repent concerning his serv ration, age: for his mercy endureth for ever: ants.
22 Eren a heritage to Israel his serv15 « The idols of the heathen are sille Ps 115. 4. ant: for his mercy endureth for ever. ver and gold, the work of men's hands. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 23 Who remembered us in our low
10. U. 16 They have months, but they speak
estate: for his mercy endureth for ever:
« Ps. 106. 1. not; eyes have they, but they see not.
24 And hath redeemed us from our
107. 1. & 11 They have ears, but they hear not; 118. 1. enemies: for his mercy endureth for ever. neither is there any breath in their
25 Who giveih food to all flesh: for mouths.
b Gen. 1. 1.
his mercy endureth for ever. 18 They that make them are like
c Gen. 1. 9.
26 O give thanks to the God of heavthem: so is every one that trusteth in Jer. 10. 12. en: for his mercy endureth for ever. them.
Gen. 1. 14.
PSALM CXXXVII. 19 Bless the LORD, O house of Israel:1 Heb. for 1 The constancy of the Jews in captivity. 7 bless the LORD, O house of Aaron: the rulings The Prophei curseth Edom and Babel.
20 Bless the LORD, O house of Levi: by day. Y the rivers of Babylon, there we sat ye that fear the LORD, bless the LORD.
e Ex. 12. 29. 21 Blessed be the LORD out of Zion, Ex. 13. 17. membered Žion. who dwelleth at Jerusalem. Praise ye
2 We hung our harps upon the wilthe Lord.
6 Ex. 14. 21. lows in the midst of it.
3 For there they that carried us away PSALM CXXXVI. 1 Ex. 14. 28. captive required of us 1 a song; and they An exhortation to give thanks to God for par. 2 Heb. that a wasted us required of us mirth, ticular mercies.
saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion. « GIVE thanks to the LORD; for he
4 How shall we sing the Lord's song
5 If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let
k 2 O give thanks to the God of gods: Ps. 135. 10. my right hand forget her skill. for his mercy endureth for ever.
6 If I do not remember thee, let my 3 O give thanks to the Lord of lords:
tongue cleave to the roof my mouth; if for his mercy endureth for ever.
I Num. 21. I prefer not Jerusalem above 4 my chief 4 To him who alone doeth great won
23. joy. ders: for his mercy endureth for ever.
7 Remember, O LORD, a the children 5 6 To him that by wisdom made the
of Edom in the day of Jerusalem; who heavens: for his mercy endureth for ever.
said, 5 Raze it, raze it, even to its founda6 « To him that stretched out the earth
m Num. 21. above the waters: for his mercy endureth
8 O danghter of Babylon, who art to for ever.
be 6 destroyed; happy shall he be, 7 that 7 . To him that made great lights: for n Josh. 12. 7. rewardeth thee as thou hast served us. his mercy endureth for ever:
9 Happy shall he be, that taketh and 8 The sun i to rule by day: for his
6 dasheth thy little ones against 8 the
1 Heb. the mercy endureth for ever:
stones. 9 The moon and stars to rule by night: song.
words of a
PSALM CXXXVIII. for his mercy endureth for ever.
1 David praiseth God for the truth of his 10 . To him that smote Egypt in their 2 Heb.
word: 4 He prophesieth that the kings of the
earth shall praise God : 7 He professelh his first-born: for his mercy endureth for laid us on confidence in God. ever:
TA Psalm of David. brought out Israel from 3 Heb. WILL praise thee with my whole
praise to thee. 12 With a strong hand, and with an Heb. 2 I will worship towards thy holy temout-stretched arm: for his mercy endu- the head of ple, and praise thy name for thy lovingreth for ever.
kindness and for thy truth: for thou hast 13 To him who divided the Red seal Obad. 10, magnified thy word above all thy name.
& into parts: for his mercy endureth for
3 In the day when I cried thou didst
5 Heb. mahe ever.
answer me, and strengthen me wilh 14 And made Israel to pass through
strength in my soul. the midst of it: for his mercy endureth
6 Heb. 4 All the kings of the earth shall praise
wasted. for ever:
thee, O Lord, when they hear the words 15 . But 2 overthrew Pharaoh and his 7 Heb. that of thy mouth. army in the Red sea: for his mercy en
recompen. 5 Yes, they shall sing in the ways of
seth to thee dureth for ever.
the LORD: for great is the glory of the 16 i To him who led his people through which thou Lord. the wilderness: for his mercy endureth didst lo us. 6 Though the LORD is high, yet hath for ever.
6 Is. 13. 16. he respect to the lowly: but the proud he 17 To him who smote great kings:
knoweth afar off.
8 Heb. for his mercy endureth for ever:
the rock. 7 Though I walk in the midst of trou18 * And slew famous kings: for his
ble, thou wilt revive me: thou wilt mercy endureth for ever.
a Ps. 119.46. stretch forth thy hand against the wrath 19 i Sihon king of the Amorites : for
of my enemies, and thy right hand will his mercy endureth for ever:
O Lord, thou hast searched me, and
9 Heb. way
8 The LORD will perfect that which
hate thee? and am not I grieved with concerneth me: thy mercy, O Lord, en- 1 or, win. those that rise up against thee? dureth for ever: forsake not the works
22 I hate them with perfect hatred : I thy own hands.
4 Amos 9. 3. count them my enemies. PSALM CXXXIX.
23 Search me, O God, and know my 1 David praiseth God for his all-seeing provi.
heart; try me, and know my thoughts: dence, 17 and for his infinite mercies: 19 He 2 or, the re. 24 And see if there is any 9 wicked
gion of the defieth the wicked: 23 He prayeth for sin.
way in me, and lead me in the way evercerity.
lasting. T To the chief Musician, A Psalm of Job. 26. 6.
Hebr. 4. 13.
1 David prayeth to be delivered from Saul 3 Heb. dark.
and Doeg : 8 He prayeth against them: 12 known me.
He comforteth himself by confidence in God. 2 Thou knowest my down-sitting and
T To the chief Musician, A Psalm of my up rising, thou understandest my 1 Heb. as is
David. thought afar off.
the dark ELIVER me, O LORD, from the 3 Thou i compassest my path and my
ness, so is
the light. lying down, and art acquainted with all
violent man; my ways.
2 Who imagine mischiefs in their
5 Heb. 4 For there is not a word on my tongue, greatly. heart; continually are they assembled but lo, O LORD, thou knowest it alto
6 or, gether,
3 They have sharpened their tongues 5 Thou hast beset me behind and be
like a serpent; - adder's poison is under fore, and laid thy hand upon me.
their lips. Selah. 6 Such knowledge is too wonderful 1 Heb. all 4 Keep me, O Lord, from the hands for me; it is high, I cannot attain to it.
of the wicked; preserve me from the vi7 Whither shall I go from thy spirit?
olent man; who have purposed to overor whither shall I flee from thy pres-sor, what throw my goings. ence?
5 The proud have bid a snare for me,
should be 8 a If I ascend into heaven, thou art fashioned. and cords; they have spread a net by there: if I make my bed in 2 hell, behold,
the way side: they have set gins for me.
« Ps. 40. 5. thou art there.
Selah. 9 If I take the wings of the morning,
6 I said to the LORD, Thou art my and dwell in the uttermost parts of the
God: hear the voice of my supplications, sea;
O Lord. 10 Even there shall thy hand lead me, of pain, or, salvation, thou hast covered my head in
7 O God the Lord, the strength of my and thy right hand shall hold me. 11 If I say, Surely the darkness shall
the day of battle. cover me; even the night shall be light
8 Grant not, O LORD, the desires of the about me.
wicked : further not his wicked device; 12 Yes, b the darkness 3 hideth not
2 lest they exalt themselves. Selah. from thee; but the night shineth as the of violen. 9 As for the head of those that encomday: 4 the darkness and the light are both čes. pass me, let the mischief of their own alike to thee.
lips cover them. 13 For thou hast possessed my reins :
10 Let burning coals fall upon them : thou hast covered me in my mother's
let them be cast into the fire; into deep
a Ps. 58. 4. womb.
Rom. 3.-13. pits, that they rise not again. 14 I will praise thee: for I am fearful
11 Let not 3 4 an evil speaker be estably and wonderfully made: wonderful
lished on the earth : evil shall hunt the are thy works; and that my soul well
violent man to overthrow him. s knoweth.
12 I know that the LORD will maintain 15 6 My substance was not hid from 2 or, let them the cause of the afflicted, and the right of thee when I was made in secret, and cu alted. riously formed in the lowest parts of the
13 Surely the righteous shall give earth.
thanks to thy name: the upright shall 16 Thy eyes saw my substance, yet be- 3 Heb. man
dwell in thy presence. ing imperfect; and in thy book 7 all my of longue.
PSALM CXLI. members were written, 8 which in contin
| David prayeth that his suit may be accepta. uance were fashioned, when as yet there
ble, 3 his conscience sincere, 7 and his life was none of them.
safe from snares.
4 or, an evil 17. How precious also are thy thoughts speaker, a
1 A Psalm of David. to me, O God! how great is the sum of wicked them!
ORD, I cry to thee : make haste to man ie L
me; give ear to my voice, when I 18 If I should count them, they are tablished in cry to thee. more in number than the sand: when I the earth :
2 Let my prayer be i set forth before awake, I am still with thee.
thee as incense; and the lifting up of my 19 Surely thou wilt slay the wicked, O
hands as the evening sacrifice. God: depart from me therefore, ye bloody throu. 3 Set a watch, O Lord, before my
mouth; keep the door of my lips. 20 For they speak against thee wick
4 Incline not my heart to any evil edly, and thy enemies take thy name in 1 Heb. di. thing, to practice wicked works with
rected. men that work iniquity: and let me not 21 Do not I hate them, O LORD, that!
eat of their dainties.
1 Heb. man
let him be hunted to his over
3 Heb. per
5 . Let the righteous smite me; it shall
6 I stretch forth my hands to thee: my be a kindness: and let him reprove me; 2 or, Let'the soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not righteous Selah. break my head: for yet my prayer also smite me 7 Hear me speedily, O LORD: my spir
kindly,and shall be in their calamities.
it faileth : hide not thy face from me, 6 When their judges are overthrown let not their 1 lest I be like them that go down into in slony places, they shall bear my words; precious oil the pit. for they are sweet.
8'Cause me to hear thy loving-kind
head, &c. 7 Our bones are scattered at the
ness in the morning; for in thee do I grave's mouth, as when one culteth and
3 Heb. make
trust : cause me to know the way in cleaveth wood upon the earth.
not my soul which I should walk; for I lift up my 8 But my eyes are to thee, O God the bare. soul to thee. LORD: in thee is my trust; 3 leave not
9 Deliver me, O LORD, from my enemy soul destitute.
4 Heb. pass mies: I 2 flee to thee to hide me. 9 Keep me from the snare which they over. 10 Teach me to do thy will; for thou have laid for me, and the gins of the
art my God: thy spirit is good; lead me workers of iniquity.
1 or, A Psalm into the land of uprightness. 10 Let the wicked fall into their own giving in. 11 Revive me, O LORD, for thy name's nets, whilst I 4 escape.
struction. sake: for thy righteousness' sake bring PSALM CXLII.
my soul out of trouble.
2 or, Look on 12 And of thy mercy cut off my eneDavid showeth that in his trouble all his com
the right fort was in prayer to God.
mies, and destroy all them that afflict my
hand, and Maschil of David; a prayer when he see.
soul: for I am thy servant. was in the cave.
PSALM CXLIV. CRIED to the Lord with my voice; ished from
I David blesseth God for his mercy both to him
and to man : 5 He prayeth that God would supplication.
4 Heb, no
powerfully deliver him from his enemies : 9 2' I poured out my complaint before
man sought He promiseth to praise God. 11 He prayeth him; I showed before him my trouble. after my
for ihe happy state of the kingdom. 3 When my spirit was overwhelmed soul.
A Psalm of David. within mē, then thou knewest my path. a Ex. 34.7. In the way in which I walked have they Rom. 3. 20.
LESSED be the Lord i my strength,
Gal. 2. 16. privily laid a snare for me. 4.2 I looked on my right hand, and be
and my fingers to fight; held, but there was no man' that would 1 or, for I
2 6 3 My goodness, and my fortress; know me: refuge 3 failed me; 4 no man
am become my high tower, and my deliverer; my cared for my soul.
shield, and he in whom I trust; who sub5 I cried to thee, O Lord: I said, Thou
dueth my people under me. art my refuge and my portion in the land » Mehoitide knowledge of him ! or the son of man,
3 LORD, what is man, that thou takest of the living
thee. that thou makest account of him ! 6 Attend to my cry; for I am brought very low: deliver me from my persecu
4 d Man is like to vanity: his days are
i Heb my tors; for they are stronger than I.
as a shadow that passeth away.
rock. 7 Bring my soul out of prison, that I
5 Bow thy heavens, O LORD, and come may praise thy name: the righteous shall
down: touch the mountains, and they
a 2 Sam. 22. shall smoke. encompass me; for thou wilt deal boun- 35. tifully with me.
6 • Cast forth lightning, and scatter
them : shoot thy arrows, and destroy PSALM CXLIII.
2 Heb. to the
them. 1 David prayeth for favor in judgment: 3 He
7 Send thy 4 hand from above; rid me, complaineth of his griefs. 5 He strengthen. eth his faith by meditation and prayer: 1762 Sam. 22. and deliver me out of great waters, from He prayeth for grace, 9 for deliverance, 102, 3, 40. the hand of strange children; for sanctification, 12 and for destruction of
8 Whose mouth speaketh vanity, and
3 or, My their right hand is a right hand of falseIA Psalm of David.
hood. EAR my prayer, O LORD, give ear
9 I will sing a new song to thee, O
God : : upon a psaltery and an instrument fulness answer me, and in thy righteous. Hebr. 2. 6. of ten strings will I sing praises to thee.
10 Il is he that giveth 5 salvation to 2 And enter not into judgment with a Job 2.4 2. kings: who delivereth David his servant
Ps. 39. 5. thy servant: for a in thy sight shall no
from the hurtful sword. man living be justified.
e Ps.18.13,14. 11 Rid me, and deliver me from the 3 For the enemy hath persecuted my 4 Heb, hand of strange children, whose mouth soul; he hath smitten my life down to hands.
speaketh vanily, and their right hand is the ground; he hath made me to dwell 5 or, victory. a right hand of falsehood: in darkness, as those that have been long
12 That our sons may be as plants dead.
6 Heb. cut.
grown up in their youth ; that our daugh4 Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed
ters may be as corner stones, 6 polished within me; my heart within me is deso- 7 Heb. from after the similitude of a palace: late.
kind to 13 That our granaries may be full, af5 I remember the days of old, I medi- kind. fording - all manner of store; that our tate on all thy works; I muse on the
sheep may bring forth thousands and ten work of thy hands.
thousands in our streets :
Le Job 7 17.
Ps. 8. 4.
P RANDE yeu the Lord. Praise the
& 65. 4.
I will Heb
14 That our oxen may be 8 strong to labor ; that there be no breaking in, nor
, O my going out; that there be no complaining Heb. able in our streets.
to bear bur. I will sing praises to my God while I
2 While I live will*I praise the LORD; 15 s Happy is that people, that is in loaden with have any being. such a case: yes, happy is that people, flesh. 3 a Put not your trust in princes, not whose God is the LORD.
Ps. 33. 12.
in the son of man, in whom there is no PSALM CXLV.
2 help. 1 David praiseth God for his fame, 8 for his 1 Heb. and
4 His breath goeth forth, he returneth goodness, 11 for his kingdom, 14 for his of his great to his earth; in that very day his thoughts providence, 17 and for his saving mercy. ness ihere perish. David's Psalm of praise.
5 Happy is he that hath the God of JaWILL extol thee, my God, O king;
cob for his help, whose hope is in the
LORD his God:
Things, or, ever.
6 Who made heaven, and earth, the 2 Every day will I bless thee; and I 3 Heb.de.
sea, and all that is in them: who keepeth will praise thy name for ever and ever.
truth for ever: 3 Great is the LORD, and greatly to be
7 Who executeth judgment for the oppraised; i and his greatness is unsearch-Num. 12.08. pressed: who giveth food 10 the hungry. able.
Ps. 86.5, 15. The Lord looseth the prisoners: 4. One generation shall praise thy & 103. 8. 8 The LORD openeth the eyes of the works to another, and shall declare thy Heb.great bowed down : the LORD loveth the right
blind: the LORD raiseth them that are mighty acts.
in mercy 5 I will speak of the glorious honor of
5 Heb. a thy majesty, and of thy wondrous 2 works. kingdom of
9 The Lord preserveth the strangers; 6 And men shall speak of the might of all ages.
he relieveth the fatherless and widow: thy terrible acts: and I will 3 declare thy 6 or, look to but the way of the wicked he turneth upgreatness.
side down. 7 They shall abundantly utter the
10 6 The LORD will reign for ever, memory of thy great goodness, and shall
even thy God, o Zion, to all generations.
7 or, merci. sing of thy righteousness.
Praise ye the Lord. 8 a The Lord is gracious, and full of bountiful.
PSALM CXLVII. compassion ; slow to anger, and 4 of great
i The Prophet exhorteth to praise God for his mercy.
care of the church, 4 his power, 6 and his
mercy : 7 to praise him for his providence : 9 The Lord is good to all: and his
12 to praise him for his blessings upon the tender mercies are over all his works.
kingdom, 16 for his power over the meteors, 10 All thy works shall praise thee, O
19 and for his ordinances in the church. LORD; and ihy saints shall bless thee.
P 11 They shall speak of the glory of 1 Heb. Hal.
to sing praises to our God; for it is thy kingdom, and talk of thy power;
leluiah. pleasant; and praise is comely. 12 To make known to the sons of men
2 The Lord buildeth up Jerusalem: his mighty acts, and the glorious majes- a Ps. 118.8, 9.
he gathereth together the outcasts of Isty of his kingdom.
rael. 13 Thy kingdom is 5 an everlasting
3 He healeth the broken in heart, and kingdom, and thy dominion endureth
bindeth up their i wounds.
2 or, salvathroughout all generations.
4 He telleth the number of the stars; 14 The Lord upholdeth all that fall,
he calleth them all by their names. and raiseth 'up all those that are bowed
5 Great is our Lord, and of great powdown.
6 Ex. 15. 18. er: 2 his understanding is infinite. 15 The eyes of all 6 wait upon thee;
6 The Lord lifteth up the meek: he and thou givest them their food in due 1 Heb.
casteth the wicked down to the ground.
griefs. 7 Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving; 16 Thou openest thy hand, and satis
sing praise upon the harp to our God : fiest the desire of every living creature.
8 Who covereth the heaven with 17 The Lord is righteous in all his 2 Heb. of his clouds, who prepareth rain for the earth,
under ways, and 7 holy in all his works.
who maketh grass to grow upon the
standing 18 'The Lord is nigh to all them that there is no
mountains. call upon him, to all that call upon him number.
9. He giveth to the beast his food, and in truih.
to the young ravens which cry. 19 He will fulfill the desire of them
10 He delighteth not in the strength of that fear him: he also will hear their a Job 38. 41. the horse: he taketh not pleasure in the cry, and will save them.
Ps. 104. 27, legs of a man. 20 The Lord preserveth all them that
11 The LORD taketh pleasure in them love him: but all the wicked will he de
that fear him, in those that hope in his stroy.
mercy: 21 My mouth shall speak the praise of
12 Praise the LORD, O Jerusalem; the LORD: and let all flesh bless his holy border
maketh thy praise thy God, o Zion. name for ever and ever.
13 For he hath strengthened the bars
peace. PSALM CXLVI.
of thy gates; he hath blessed thy chil
dren within thee. i The Psalmist voweth perpetual praises to Heb. fat of 14 3 He maketh peace in thy borders, God only for his power, justice, mercy, and
and filleth thee with the finest of the kingdom, is worthy to be irusted in.
3 Hcb. who
God: 3 He erhorteth not to trust in man.