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2 For mercy shall be built, said I,
for ever to endure :
thou wilt establish sure.
a coy'nant graciously ;
to David sworn have I:
for ever to remain ; • And will to generations all
thy throne build and maintain. 5 The praises of thy wonders, Lord,
the heavens shall express : And in the congregation
of saints, thy faithfulness. 6 For who in heaven with the Lord
may once himself compare ? Who is like God among the sons.
of those that mighty are ?
is due unto the Lord :
with rev'rence be ador’d.
what Lord in mightiness Is like to thee, who compass'd round : art with thy faithfulness? 9 Ev’n in the raging of the sea
thou over it dost reign : And when the waves thereof do swell,
thou stillest them again. 10 Rahab in pieces thou didst break,
like one that slaughter'd is ;
And with thy mighty arm thou hast
dispers’d thine enemies. 11 The heavens are thine, thou for thine own
the earth dost also take :
thy pow'r did found and make.
their first beginning had :
shall in thy name be glad.
thy hand is great in might : And thy right hand exceedingly
exalted is in height. 14 Justice and judgment of thy throne
are made the dwelling-place : Mercy, accompany'd with truth.
shall go before thy face.
the joyful sound that know :
they ever on shall go.
rejoice exceedingly :
exalted be on high.
doth only stand in thee :
and pow'r exalted be.
to us doth safety bring : The holy One of Israel
is our almighty King.
19 In vision to thy holy One,
thou saidst, I help upon
I rais'd a chosen one.
a servait unto me :
anointed him to be. 21 With whom my hand shall 'stablish'd be
mine arm shall make him strong. 22 On him the foe shall not exact,
nor son of mischief wrong, 23 I will beat down before his face
all his malicious foes;
I will them greatly plague, who do
with him yet still shall be ;
men shall exalted see. '
I'll set it in the sea ;
shall in the rivers be.
..thou art my God alone ;
of my salvation.
than kings of any land. 28 My love I'll ever keep for him,
my cov’nant fast shall stand. 29 His seed I by my pow'r will make
for ever to endure;
And, as the days of heav'n, his throne
shall stable be and sure.
my laws, and go astray,
but wander from my way ; ;
keep my commandements; 32 I'll visit then their faults with rods,
their sins with chastisements. 33 Yet I'll not take my love from him,
nor false my promise make. 34 My cov’nant I'll not break, nor change,
what with my mouth I spake. 35 Once by my-holiness I sware,
to David I'll not lie : 86 His seed and throne shall as the sun,
before me last for aye. 37 It, like the moon, shall ever be
establish'd stedfastly; . And like to that which in the heav'n.
doth witness faithfully. 38 But thou, displeased, hast cast off,
thou didst abhor and lothe; With him that thine anointed iş,
thou hast been very wroth. 39 Thou hast thy servant's covenant
made void, and quite cast by; Thou hast profan'd his crown, while it
cast on the ground doth lie. 40 Thou all his hedges hast broke down,
his strong holds down hast torn. 41 He to all passers-by a spoil,
to neighbours is a scorn.
46 How to shame thons of youth, an
42 Thou hast set up his foes' right hand,
mad'st all his en’mies glad : 43 Turn’d his sword's edge, and him to stand
in battle hast not made. 41 His glory thou hast made to cease,
his throne to ground down cast: - 43 Shorten’d his days of youth, and him
with shame thou cover'd hast, 46 How long, Lord, wilt thou hide thyself
for ever in thine ire ? And shall thine indignation
burn like unto a fire ?
I shall on earth remain :
hast made all men in vain ?
and death shall never see ? Or from the power of the grave
what man his soul shall free ? 49 Thy former loving-kindnesses,
O Lord, where be they now ?
to David sworn hast thou. 50 Mind, Lord, thy servant's sad reproach ;
how I in bosom bear
wlio strong and mighty are. 51 Wherewith thy raging enemies
reproach’d, O Lord, think on ; Wherewith they have reproach'd the steps
of thine anointed One. 32. All blessings to the Lord our God
let be ascribed then ;