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Longing for God's house.

PSALMS.

Hope in God encouraged.

43. 2

o ver. 3. Joel 2. 17. Mic. 7. 10.

D ver. 5. & Pe 49, 5.

+ Heb. evil to me.

peace.

5 Mine enemies speak evil of me, 9 I will say unto God my rock,
When shall he die, and his name Why hast thou forgotten me ? "why P6.88.6. &
perish?

go I mourning because of the oppres6 And if he come to see me, he sion of the enemy? Ps. 12. 2. dspeaketh vanity: his heart gather- 10 As with a li sword in my bones, Or, killing. Prov. 26. 24,

eth iniquity to itself; when he goeth mine enemies reproach me; while
25, 20.
abroad, he telleth it.

they say daily unto me, Where is thy
7 All that hate me whisper together God ?
against me: against me do they de- 11 P Why art thou cast down, O my
vise t my hurt.

soul ? and why art thou disquieted 8 + An evil disease, say they, cleav- within me? hope thou in God: for I Hubeliathing eth fast unto him: and now that he shall yet praise him, who is the health

lieth he shall rise up no more. of my countenance, and my God. † Heb. the 9 Yea, tmine own familiar friend, man of my in whom I trusted, which did eat

PSALM XLIII. + Heb. magni- of my bread, hath + lifted up his heel The psalmist prayeth to be restored to the temple, 5 fied against me.

and upbraideth himself for his desprondency. e 2 Sam. 15.12. Job 19. 19. Ps. 55. 12, 13, unto me, and raise me up, that I may

Or, unnerrequite them.

nation : oh deliver me t from the de- ciftil. i Obad. 7.

+ Heb. from a 11 By this I know that thou favour-ceitful and unjust man.

man of decei est me, because mine enemy doth not 2 For thou art the God of my

and iniquity.

a Ps. 2. 1. & triumph over me.

strength : why dost thou cast me off? 12 And as for me, thou upholdest " why go I mourning because of the b Ps. 85. 1. Job 36. 7. me in mine integrity, and 6 settest me oppression of the enemy?

cPs. 28. 7. Ps. 34. 15. before thy face for ever.

3 • Oh send out thy light and thy

d Ps. 42. 9.

e Ps. 40. 11. & h Ps. 106. 48. 13 h Blessed be the LORD God of truth: let them lead me; let them

Israel from everlasting, and to ever- bring me unto thy holy hill, and to 1 Ps. 3. 4. lasting. Amen, and Amen.

thy tabernacles.

4 Then will I go unto the altar of PSALM XLII. || Or, A Psalm

God, unto God t my exceeding joy : + Heb, the giring in

The psalmist, in exile, longeth to worship in the temstruction of ple. 5 He encourageth himself to trust in God.

yea, upon the harp will I praise thee, gladres of the sons, &c. See 1 Chr. 6. T To the chief Musician, || Maschil, for the sons of

O God my God. 33, 57. & 25.5.

Korah.

5 5 Why art thou cast down, O my 5 Ps. 42. 5, 11. S the hart + panteth after the soul ? and why art thou disquieted

10 But thou, O Lord, be mercifu J my cause against an lungodly 195cm

20. Jer. 20. 10.

John 13. 18.

35. 24.

57. S.

theb. bray. A ? :

84. 2. John 7. 37.

e Ps. 80. 5. & 102. 9.

e Job 30. 16.

(Is. 30. 29.

8 ver. 11. &

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soul after thee, O God.

yet praise him, who is the health of a Ps. 63. 1. & 2 a My soul thirsteth for God, for my countenance, and my God.

b the living God: when shall I come b 1 Thess. 1.9. and appear before God?

PSALM XLIV.
3° My tears have been my meat day The people of God remember his former mercies: 9
and night, while a they continually

but complain of present evils. 17 Their profession d ver. 10. Ps.

of integrity, B and prayer for help. 79.10.& 1 13.2. say unto me, Where is thy God?

[ To the chief Musician for the sons of Korah, 4 When I remember these things,

Maschil.

VE have heard with our ears,
Ps. 62. 8.

had gone with the multitude, 'I went
with them to the house of God, with us, what work thou didst in their

2. Ps. 78.8.
the voice of joy and praise, with a days, in the times of old.
multitude that kept holyday.

2 How bthou didst drive out the DEI. 15. 17. Ps. 43. 5. + Heb. bowed 55 Why art thou + cast down, O my heathen with thy hand, and plantedst

Pe. 78, 55, & soul ? and why art thou disquieted them; how thou didst afflict the peo

in me? hope thou in God: for I ple, and cast them out. 1. Or, give shall yet I praise him for the help of 3 For they got not the land in pos- Deat. 8. 17. his countenance.

Josba. 21. 12

session by their own sword, neither I. Or, his pres

6 O my God, my soul is cast down did their own arm save them: but thy
within me: therefore will I remember right hand, and thine arm, and the

thee from the land of Jordan, and of light of thy countenance, because Deut. 1. 57. || Or, the little the Hermonites, from I the hill Mizar. thou hadst a favour unto them.

& 7. 7, 8. hill, Ps. 133.3.

7 Deep calleth unto deep at the noise 4 • Thou art my King, O God: com- Ps. 74. 12
of thy waterspouts : kall thy waves mand deliverances for Jacob.
and thy billows are gone over me. 5 Through thee' will we push down Dan. 8. 4.

8 Yet the Lord will 'command his our enemies : through thy name will
lovingkindness in the daytime, and we tread them under that rise up

min the night his song shall be with against us. Ps. 82. 7. & me, and my prayer unto the God of 6 For & I will not trust in my bow, Ps. $. 16. 63. 6, & 149.5.

Hos. 1.7. neither shall my sword save me.

80. &.

h Lam, 3. 24.

thanks,

ence is salra. tion.

i Jer. 4. 20.

Ez. 7. 26. k Ps. 88. 7.

Jonah 2. 3.
I Lev. 25. 21.
Deut. 28. 8.
Ps. 133, 3.
m Job 35. 10.

my life.

Israel complaineth to God.

PSALMS.

The glory of the Messiah.

Ps. 40. 14.

Ps. 34. 2 Jer. 9. 24. Roma, 2 17. Ps. 60.1, 10. & 74 1. & 88. 14. & 89. 58.

108. 11. I Lev. 2, 17,

Deat 28. 25. | JOBiL 7.8, 12

bls. 49. 2.

Heb. 4. 12, Rev. 1. 16. & 19. 15. c Is. 9. 6. d Rev. 6. 2.

thou, ride thou.

Heb. 68

+ Heb. teith
s riches.
2 Deut 1.27

e Ps. 93, 2, Heb. 1. 8.

6.1. Is. 52. 3, 4.. Jer. 15. 13.

D-ut 22. 37. Ps. 79. 4. & 30.6. Jer. 24. 9. 12 Kg 19. 21. Joo 16. 1. Ps. 22. 7.

39, 40. i Ps. 21.6.

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Des. 9. 13.

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1 Jab B. 11. Ps. 119. 51,

n See Deut. 21. 13.

157.

7 But thou hast saved us from our 2 Thou art fairer than the children
enemies, and hast "put them to shame of men: «grace is poured into thy a Luke 4. 22.
that hated us.

lips : therefore God hath blessed thee
8 In God we boast all the day long, for ever.
and praise thy name for ever. Selah. 3 Gird thy bsword upon thy thigh,

9 But * thou hast cast off, and put O most mighty, with thy glory and
us to shame; and goest not forth with thy majesty.
our armies.

4 d And in thy majesty + ride pros- Heb. prosper 10 Thou makest us to Iturn back perously, because of truth and meek

from the enemy: and they which ness and righteousness; and thy right = Rom. 8. 36. hate us spoil for themselves.

hand shall teach thee terrible things. 11 - Thou hast given us + like sheep 5 Thine arrows are sharp in the L'ereep of

appointed for meat; and hast "scat- heart of the king's enemies; whereby
tered us among the heathen.

the people fall under thee.
12 Thou sellest thy people t for 6 e Thy throne, O God, is for ever

nought, and dost not increase thy and ever: the sceptre of thy kingdom 3. 61. Ps. wealth by their price.

is a right sceptre. 13 P Thou makest us a reproach to 7 * Thou lovest righteousness, and ? Ps. 33. 5. our neighbours, a scorn and a derision hatest wickedness : therefore 6 God, s Is. 61. 1. to them that are round about us. thy God, bhath anointed thee with b1 Kings 1. 14 Thou makest us a byword among the oil .of gladness above thy felthe heathen, 'a shaking of the head lows. among the people.

8 * All thy garments smell of myrrh, Cant. 1. 3. 15 My confusion is continually be- and aloes, and cassia, out of the ivory fore me, and the shame of my face palaces, whereby they have made thee hath covered me,

glad.
16 For the voice of him that re- 9 'Kings' daughters were among thy 1 Cant. 6. 8.
proacheth and blasphemeth ; "by rea- honourable women : mupon thy right mSee 1 Kings
son of the enemy and avenger. hand did stand the queen in gold of 2. 19.

17 * All this is come upon us; yet Ophir.
have we not forgotten thee, neither 10 Hearken, o daughter, and con-
have we dealt falsely in thy covenant. sider, and incline thine ear ; " forget

18 Our heart is not turned back, also thine own people, and thy fa1 Or, goinga.

neither have our | steps declined ther's house ;
from thy way;

11 So shall the king greatly desire
19 Though thou hast sore broken us thy beauty : •for he is thy Lord;
(15,34
. 13. & in the place of dragons, and covered and worship thou him.
us ' with the shadow of death.

12 And the daughter of Tyre shall p Pe. 22. 29. & 20 If we have forgotten the name of be there with a gift; even P the rich our God, or 2 stretched out our hands among the people shall entreat #thy Heb. thy to a strange god; favour.

face.
21 Shall not God search this out? 13 4 The king's daughter is all glori- 7 Rev. 19. 7,
for he knoweth the secrets of the heart. ous within : her clothing is of wrought

22 Yea, for thy sake are we killed gold.
all the day long; we are counted as 14 'She shall be brought unto the
sheep for the slaughter.

king in raiment of needlework : the
23 Awake, why sleepest thou, o virgins her companions that follow
Lord ? arise, cast us not off for ever. her shall be brought unto thee.

24 • Wherefore hidest thou thy face, 15 With gladness and rejoicing shall
and forgettest our affliction and our they be brought: they shall enter into
oppression ?

the king's palace.
25 For 'our soul is bowed down to 16 Instead of thy fathers shall be
the dust: our belly cleaveth unto the thy children, whom thou mayest • 1 Pet. 2. 9.
earth.

make princes in all the earth. 26 Arise + for our help, and redeem 17 'I will make thy name to be Mal. 1. 11. us for thy mercies' sake.

remembered in all generations : there

fore shall the people praise thee for PSALM XLV.

ever and ever.
The majesty and grace of the Messiah. 10 The du-

PSALM XLVI.
I To the chief Musician * upon Shoshannim, for

Zion's confidence in God. & An exhortation to behold
the works of the Lord.

11 Or, of. the sons of Korah, li Maschil, A Song of loves.

1 To the chief Musician || for the song of Korah, *1 Chr. 15. 20. My heart tis inditing a good mat,

* A Song upon * Alamoth.

OD
I have touching the king: my ba very present help in trouble.
tongue is the pen of a ready writer. 2 Therefore will not we fear, though

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Zion's safety in God.

PSALMS.

His protection of Zion. the earth be removed, and though | shields of the earth belong unto God: + Heb, the the mountains be carried into fthe he is greatly exalted. heart of the

midst of the sea ;
3 ° Though the waters thereof roar

PSALM XLVIII.
and be troubled, though the mount-

A song of thanksgiving to God for his protection of
ains shake with the swelling thereof.

Zion.
Selah.

| A Song and Psalm | for the sons of Korah.

| Or, of.

seals. c Ps. 93, 3, 4. Jer. 5. 22. Matt. 7. 25.

d See Is. 8. 7. e Ps. 48. 1, 8.

IB. 60. 14. f Deut. 23. 14.

4. There is da river, the streams G he be praised - in the city of our

43. 7, 9. Hos. 11. 9. Joel 2.

ness.

2 PR. 46. 4. &

87. 3. bls. 2, 2, 3. Mic. 4.1. Zech. 8.3. c Ps. 50,2 Jer. 3. 19. Lam, P. 15, Dan. 9.9.& 11. 16. d Ez, 20.6.

Is. 14. 13. (Matt. 5.55 62 Sam. 10.6 14, 16, 18, 19,

24, 27. 2 Chr.

5. & 143. 8.

Ps. 9. 9. 3 Ps. 2.1.

i ver. 11. Num. 14. 9.

k Ps. 66. 5.
1 18. 2. 4.
m Ps. 76. 3.
o Ez. 39. 9.

I Jer. 18. 17.

bls. 22

Mic. 4.1. o Ps. 2. 3. & 40. 10

p ver. 7.

Josh. 7.9.
P118 3
Mal 1. 11, 14

whereof shall make glad the city 18. 12. 6. Ez. of God, the holy place of the taber- God, in the mountain of his holi

nacles of the Most High. 27. Zeph. 3. 5 God is in the midst of her; she 2 Beautiful for situation, the joy 10, 11. & 8. 3. shall not be moved: God shall help of the whole earth, is mount Zion, + Heb. when her, tand that right early.

on the sides of the north, 'the city the morning

6 & The heathen raged, the king of the great King. appeareth. See Ex. 14. doms were moved: he uttered his 3 God is known in her palaces for a 20. 20. Ps. 30. voice, the earth melted.

refuge. 7 The Lord of hosts is with us; 4 For, lo, & the kings were assem+ Heb. a high the God of Jacob is tour refuge. bled, they passed by together. place for us, Selah.

5 They saw it, and so they marvel8 * Come, behold the works of the led; they were troubled, and hasted h Josh. 2.9, 24. Lord, what desolations he hath made away. in the earth.

6 Fear 5 took hold upon them there, Ex. 15. 15. 2 Chr. 13. 12. 9 'He maketh wars to cease unto and pain, as of a woman in trav- i Hoa 18. 1S.

the end of the earth; mhe breaketh ail.
the bow, and cutteth the spear in 7 Thou k breakest the ships of Tar- * E2. 27. 2.
sunder; he burneth the chariot in shish with an east wind.
the fire.

8 As we have heard, so have we 10 Be still, and know that I am seen in mthe city of the LORD of a ver. 1, 2 o 18. 2. 11, 17. God: "I will be exalted among the hosts, in the city of our God: God

heathen, I will be exalted in the will o establish it for ever. Selah.
earth.

9 We have thought of • thy loving-
11 - The Lord of hosts is with us; kindness, O God, in the midst of thy
the God of Jacob is our refuge. Se-temple.
lah.

10 According to Pthy name, O God, Deut. 2.5.

so is thy praise unto the ends of the PSALM XLVII.

earth : thy right hand is full of rightThe nations eshorted to praise God. || Or, of. | To the chief Musician, A Psalm || for the sons 11 Let mount Zion rejoice, let the of Korah.

daughters of Judah be glad, because H a clap your hands, all ye peo- of thy judgments.

ple; shout unto God with the 12 Walk about Zion, and go round voice of triumph.

about her : tell the towers thereof. 2 For the Lord most high is terri- 13 + Mark ye well her bulwarks, Heb. Setyoter ble; "he is a great King over all the li consider her palaces; that ye may earth.

tell it to the generation following. 1 Or, raise up 3 He shall subdue the people un- 14 For this God is our God for ever der us, and the nations under our and ever : he will 9 be our guide even 118. 33. 11. feet.

unto death. i Ps. 68, 21, 25. 4 He shall choose our einheritance for us, the excellency of Jacob whom

PSALM XLIX. h 1 Cor. 14.15, he loved. Selah.

The pealmist calleth upon all men to hear. 6 He 5 'God is gone up with a shout, the sheweth the vanity of trusting in wealth. 16 World

ly prosperity is not to be envied. LORD with the sound of a trumpet.

| To the chief Musician, A Psalm | for the sous Or, of. 6 Sing praises to God, sing praises :

of Korah. Rev. 19. 6.

EAR this, praises.

7 5 For God is the King of all the world : | Or, every earth : "sing ye praises with under- 2 Both a low and high, rich and poor, 2 P2.62.9. standing.

together. ing.

8 God reigneth over the heathen: 3 My mouth shall speak of wisdom ; || Or, The rol. God sitteth upon the throne of his and the meditation of my heart shall "untary of the holiness.

be of understanding. gathered un- 9 . The princes of the people are 4.I will incline mine ear to a para- PR 78. 2 of the gathered together, Keven the people ble : I will open my dark saying upon

of the God of Abraham : 'for the the harp.

eousness.

a Is. 55. 12.

heart to her burarks

b Deut. 7. 21.

Neh, 1.5. Ps, 76, 12. c Mal. 1. 14. d Ps. 18. 47.

e 1 Pet. 1. 4.

& Zech, 14.9.

16.

il Chr. 16.31.
Ps. 93. 1. &
96. 10. & 97.
1. & 99. 1.

12. i Ps. 89. 18.

one that hath understand

people are

Matt. 13. 34

Abraham.

Consolation under trials.

PSALMS.

What God requireth of man.

€ Ps. 38.

Num. 16. 35.
Ps. 97. 3.
Dan. 7. 10.

& Job. 31. 21,

62 10 Mark 10. 24. 1 Tiu 6. 17.

e Deut. 4. 26.

& 31. 28. & 32, 1. ls. 1. 2. Mic. 6. 1, 2, Deut. 33. 3. Is. 13. 3. & Ex. 24. 7.

| Job 38. 18, 19

PR. 29. 48, 1 Eec 2 16.

i Prov. 11. 4.

m Is. 1. 11.

Ecc. 2. 18, 21. others.

n Hos. 6. 6.

Acts 17. 25.

cration and generation

Gen. 4. 17. I pep. 20. Ps. 33.5 & 32 7.

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Deut. 10. 14.
Job 41. 11.
Ps. 24. 1.

5 Wherefore should I fear in the keep silence : da fire shall devour a Lev. 10.2.
days of evil, when the iniquity of my before him, and it shall be very tem-
heels shall compass me about? pestuous round about him.

6 They that I trust in their wealth, 4 ° He shall call to the heavens from 3. Pa 52.7. and boast themselves in the multi- above, and to the earth, that he may tude of their riches;

judge his people. 7 None of them can by any means 5 Gather' my saints together unto • Matt. K. 2. redeem his brother, nor é give to God me; 5 those that have made a cova ransom for him :

enant with me by sacrifice. 8 (For the redemption of their 6 And b the heavens shall declare b P8.97. 6. soul is precious, and it ceaseth for his righteousness : for God is judge i Ps. 75. 7. ever :)

himself. Selah. 9 That he should still live for ever, 7 Hear, O my people, and I will * Ps. 81. 8. and 5 not see corruption.

speak; O Israel, and I will testify 10 For he seeth that kwise men die, against thee: 'I am God, even thy Ex. 20. 2. likewise the fool and the brutish per- God. son perish, i and leave their wealth to 8 m I will not reprove thee " for thy sacrifices or thy burnt offerings, to

Jer, 7. 22. 11 Their inward thought is, that have been continually before me. their houses shall continue for ever,

9 °I will take no bullock out of 0 Mic. 6. 6. + Heb. to gea and their dwellingplaces t to all gen- thy house, nor he goats out of thy

erations; they call their lands after folds :
their own names.

10 For every beast of the forest is
12 Nevertheless 'man being in hon- mine, and the cattle upon a thousand
our abideth not: he is like the beasts hills.
that perish.

11 I know all the fowls of the 13 This their way is their m folly : mountains : and the wild beasts of + Heb. delight yet their posterity tapprove their say- the field are † mine.

+ Heb, with ings. Selah.

12 If I were hungry, I would not 14 Like sheep they are laid in the tell thee : P for the world is mine, p Ex. 19.5. grave; death shall feed on them; and and the fulness thereof. the upright shall have dominion over 13 Will I eat the flesh of bulls, or

1 Cor. 10. 26, 107, strength. them in the morning; "and their drink the blood of goats ?

I beauty shall consume ll in the grave 14 9 Offer unto God thanksgiving ; Hos. 14. 2. itativa es ez- from their dwelling.

and "pay thy vows unto the Most Tyme of

r Deut. 23. 21. 15 But God P will redeem my soul High: + from the power of u the grave: for 15 And *call upon me in the day he shall receive me. Selah.

of trouble : I will deliver thee, and 10r, hell. 16 Be not thou afraid when one is thou shalt glorify me.

made rich, when the glory of his 16 But unto the wicked God saith,
house is increased;

What hast thou to do to declare my 17 . For when he dieth he shall statutes, or that thou shouldest take BAT: 23.& carry nothing away: his glory shall my covenant in thy mouth?

u Rom. 2. 21, not descend after him.

17 Seeing thou hatest instruction, 18 Thought while he lived he and 'castest my words behind thee. blessed his soul: and men will praise 18 When thou sawest a thief, then thee, when thou doest well to thyself: thou Y consentedst with him, and thast | Heb. thy

portion was 19 He shall go to the generation been ? partaker with adulterers. Soal shall yo. of his fathers; they shall never see

19 + Thou givest thy mouth to evil,

+ Heb. Thou "light.

and a thy tongue frameth deceit. 20 - Man that is in honour, and un- 20 Thou sittest and speakest against 21 Tim. 5. 22. Det er lederstandeth not, 'is like the beasts thy brother; thou slanderest thine - Ps. 52. 2. that perish.

own mother's son.

21. These things hast thou done, PSALM L.

band I kept silence; thou thought- Ecc. 8. 11,

est that I was altogether such a one
The majesty of God in Zion. 5 His order to gather
his sa ints together. 7 His pleasure is not in ceremo-

as thyself: but d I will reprove thee,
nica, 14 but in sincere obedience.

and set them in order before thine | A Psalm | of Asaph.

eyes. a

22 Now consider this, ye that ® for- Job 8. 13. hath spoken, and called the earth get God, lest I tear you in pieces, and from the rising of the sun unto the there be none to deliver.

Ps. 27. 6. going down thereof.

23 'Whoso offereth praise glorifieth 2 Out of Zion, bthe perfection of me: and 8 to him f that ordereth his Heb. that Part 13.2 beauty, God hath shined.

disposeth his conversation aright will I shew the 3 Our God shall come, and shall not salvation of God.

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Pardon of sin implored.

PSALMS.

Doeg's destruction foretold.

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Ps. 37. 34. &

Mal. 1.5.

. 19. 1 Is. 1. 18.

PSALM LI.

19 Then shalt thou be pleased with

z the sacrifices of righteousness, with ? Ps. 4.5. The psalmist confesseth his sin, and prayeth to be

Mal. 3.S. forgiren, and restored to God's favour. 13 His burnt offering and whole burnt offerpurpose to serve God, 18 and prayer for Zion.

ing: then shall they offer bullocks
* 2 Sam. 12. 1. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, * when
& 11. 2, 4. Nathan the prophet came unto him, after he had upon thine altar.

gone in to Bath-sheba.
AVE mercy upon me, O God,

PSALM LII.
according to thy lovingkind- The psalmist erpostulateth with his enemy; 4 and

foretelleth his destruction. 6 He sherceth the joy of
ness : according unto the multitude

the righteous thereat, 8 and giveth thanks to God. a ver. 9. 18. 43. of thy tender mercies a blot out my 1 To the chief Musician, Maschil, A Psalm of Da:

vid, * when Doeg the Edomite came and * told *1 Sam. 22. 9. Col. 2. 14. transgressions.

Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the * Ez. 22. 9. b Heb. 9. 14. 2 b Wash me thoroughly from mine house of Ahimelech. 1 John 13,7,9. iniquity, and cleanse me from my HY boastest thou thyself in sin.

mischief, O a mighty man? the - 1 Sam 21. 7. c Ps. 32. 5. & 3 For I acknowledge my trans- goodness of God endureth continually.

gressions : and my sin is ever before 2 Thy tongue deviseth mischiefs ; 0 Pg. 50. 19. d Gen. 20.6.& 39. 9. Lev.5. me.

* like a sharp razor, working deceit- Ps. 57. 4. & 19. & 6. 2.

39.7. & 61.& 4 d Against thee, thee only, have I fully. 2 Sam. 12. 13. e Luke 15. 21. sinned, and done this evil in thy 3 Thou lovest evil more than good; i Rom. 3. 4. sight: 'that thou mightest be justific and d lying rather than to speak a Jer. 9. 4, 5. & Job 14. 4. Ps. 58. 3.

ed when thou speakest, and be clear righteousness. Selah.
when thou judgest.

4 Thou lovest all devouring words,
Rom. 5. 12.
Eph. 2. 3.
56 Behold, I was shapen in iniquity; 10 thou deceitful tongue.

1. Or, and the + Heb. warm band in sin did my mother t conceive

deceitful 5 God shall likewise + destroy thee

tongue. me.

for ever, he shall take thee away, + Heb. beat h Job 14. 4. i Job 38. 36.

6 Behold, thou desirest truth 'in and pluck thee out of thy dwelling-Dhee dren.
the inward parts: and in the hidden place, and root thee out of the land e Prov. 2 22.
part thou shalt make me to know of the living Selah.
wisdom.

6 'The righteous also shall see, and 1 Job 22. 19. k Lev. 14. 4, 6, 7 Purge me with hyssop, and I fear, 5 and shall laugh at him:

40. S. & 64.9. 49. Num. 19. shall be clean: wash me, and I shall 7 Lo, this is the man that made be' whiter than snow. not God his strength ; but h trusted Ps. 58. 10.

h Ps. 49.6 8 Make me to hear joy and glad- in the abundance of his riches, and

ness; that the bones which thou hast strengthened himself in his 11 wicked- 10r, subm Matt. 5. 4. broken may rejoice. n Jer. 16. 17. 9. Hide thy face from my sins, and 8 But I am like a green olive tree Jer. 11. 16 • blot out all mine iniquities. in the house of God: I trust in the

Hos. 146. P Acts 15. 9.

10 P Create in me a clean heart, mercy of God for ever and ever. Eph. 2. 10. | Or, a con- 0 God; and renew Il a right spirit 9 I will praise thee for ever, because stant spirit. within me.

thou hast done it: and I will wait on 9 Gen. 4. 14. 11 Cast me not away from thy thy name; k for it is good before thy k P8.54 6. 2 Kings 13. 23.

presence; and take not thy "Holy saints.

Spirit from me. Eph. 4. 30. i2 Restore unto me the joy of thy

PSALM LIII. salvation ; and uphold me with thy The palmist describeth the corruption of men; ! : 2 Cor. 3. 17. *free Spirit.

showeth the workers of iniquity their guilt; 6 and

longeth for the salration of Israel.
13 Then will I teach transgressors I To the chief Musician upon Mahalath, Maschil,
thy ways; and sinners shall be con-

4 Psalm of David.
verted unto thee.

THE a fool hath said in his heart, a P: 10.4.& + Heb, bloods. 14 Deliver me from +bloodguilti

14. 1. &c. ness, O God, thou God of my sal- they, and have done abominable inivation: and my tongue shall sing quity : b there is none that doeth Rom. 5. 10. aloud of thy righteousness.

good. 15 O Lord, open thou my lips ; 2 God looked down from heaven Ps. SS. 18 Num. 15. 27, 30. Ps. 40.6. and my mouth shall shew forth thy upon the children of men, to see if

there were any that did understand, 16 For * thou desirest not sacrifice; that did d seek God.

d 2 Chr. 15. 2 Il else would I give it: thou delight"should give it. est not in burnt offering:

3 Every one of them is gone back :

they are altogether become filthy; y Pe. 34. 18. 17 y The sacrifices of God are a there is none that doeth good, no, not Is. 57, 15. &

broken spirit: a broken and a con- one.
trite heart, O God, thou wilt not 4 Have the workers of iniquity eno

I Lev. 3. 17. despise.

knowledge ? who eat up my people in Prov. 2. 18 Do good in thy good pleasure, as they eat bread: they have not unto Zion : build thou the walls of called upon God.

+ Heb. they Jerusalem.

5 There were they in great fear,

slunce.

ness.

o ver. 1.

r Rom. 8. 9.

t 2 Sam. 11. 17.

& 12.9. u Ps. 35, 28.

& 50.8. Is. 1. praise.

11. Jer. 7. 22. Hos. 6. 6. W Or, that I

& 19. S.

66.2.

e Jer. 4. 22

1.

feared a fear, Ps. 14. 5.

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