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JOB.-CHAP. XXXVII., XXXVIII. God challenges Job to answer. 9 Then he showeth them their work, and A.M. 299I earth; " likewise to the small rain, and to the their transgressions that they have exceeded. | great rain of his strength.

10 He openeth also their ear to discipline, and away. 17 He sealeth up the hand of every man; that commandeth that they return from iniquity.

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i all men may know his work. 11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend

dicth 8 Then the beasts go vinto dens, and remain their days in prosperity, and their years in P255.B. in their places. pleasures.

kor, So | 9 Out of the k south cometh the whirlwind : 12 But if they obey not, they shall 6 perish De.23.17. and cold out of the 1 north. by the sword, and they shall die without know- 1or muflicted 10 By the breath of God frost mis ledge.

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and the breadth of the waters is straitened.

n the rest of 13 But the hypocrites in hearth heap upl" thy table. 11 Also by watering he wearieth the thick wrath: they cry not when he bindeth them. o Pu.B.5. | cloud: he scattereth o his bright cloud :

14 1 They die in i youth, and their life is Pobould 12 And it is turned round about by his counamong the kunclean.

sels: that they may do · whatsoever he com15 He delivereth the poor in his affliction,


mandeth them upon the face of the world in and openeth their ears in oppression.

r P.11.4. the earth. 16 Even so would he have removed thee out # Da 4.35,39 13 He causeth it to come, whether for p corof the strait into a broad m place where there

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rection, ? or for his land, or for mercy.

Ps.111.2. is no straitness; and "that which should be

14 Hearken unto this, O Job : stand still, and set on thy table should be full of fatness. Pa 102.24. consider the wondrous works of God. 17 But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the w Po.147.8,9 15 Dost thou know when God disposed them,

» Lu 17.24. wicked : judgment and justice P take hold on

and caused the light of his cloud to shine ?

y roots. thee.

De8215.16 Dost thou know the balancings of the 18 Because there is wrath, beware lest hea Ps 13:55. clouds, the wondrous works of him which is take thee away with his stroke: then a great

Ac. 14.17.

perfect in knowledge ? ransom cannot a deliver thee.

17 How thy garments are warm, when he 19 Will he esteem thy ' riches ? no, not gold, that rohich quieteth the earth by the south wind ? nor all the forces of strength.

18 Hast thou with him spread out the sky, 20 Desire not the night, when people are cut

which is strong, and as a molten looking glass ? off in their place.

Ac. 16.26. 19 Teach us what we shall say unto him ; for 21 Take heed, regard not iniquity : for this b Hent in we cannot order our speech by reason of hast thou chosen rather than affliction.



c light 22 Behold, God .exalteth by his power: who

20 Shall it be told him that I speak ? if a

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man speak, surely he shall be swallowed up. 23 Who hath enjoined him his way? or who + P23.3. 21 And now men see not the bright light can say thou hast wrought iniquity ?

| which is in the clouds : but the wind passeth, 24 Remember that thou magnify his work,

and cleanseth them. which men behold.

22 · Fair weather cometh out of the north:

h and to the 25 Every man may see it; man may behold shower of with God is terrible majesty. it afar off.

23 Touching the Almighty, we cannot find 26 Behold, God is great, and we know him

him out: he is excellent in w power, and in not, neither can the number of his years be


* judgment, and in plenty of y justice: he will searched out.

i Px 109.27. not : afflict. 27 For he maketh small the drops of water: 1) Px. 101.22 24 Men do therefore a fear him: he respectthey pour down rain w according to the va

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CHAPTER XXXVIII. 28 Which the clouds do drop and distil upon m Pal17.

17,18. man abundantly.

THEN the LORD answered Job out of the 29 Also can any understand the spread

1 whirlwind, and said,

Eght ings of the clouds, or the noise of his taberna o Ps 148 & | 2 Who is this that darkeneth counsel by cle?

pa rod. words a without knowledge ? 30 Behold, he spreadeth - his light upon it,


3 Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I and covereth the y bottom of the sea.

will demand of thee, and b answer thou me. 31 For by them : judgeth he the people; he Joe1223. 4 Where wast thou when I laid the foundaa giveth meat in abundance.

1 1.x, 49,22tions of the earth ? declare, if thou hast un32 With clouds he covereth the light; and

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derstanding. commandeth it not to shine by the cloud that - 174.6.16 5 Who hath laid the measures thereof, if thou cometh betwixt.

w Ps 6211. knowest? or who hath stretched the line 33 The noise - thereof showeth concerning it,

11, P5.98.4. upon it ? the cattle also concerning the vapour.

| 6 Whereupon are the foundations thereof CHAPTER XXXVII.

z La. 3.33 | fastened ? or who laid the corner stone there1 Gol is to be feared because of his great works. 15 His wisdom is ansearchable in Mat. 103 lof. AT this also my heart e trembleth, and is

7 When the morning stars & sang together, A moved out of his place.

a c.34 35. and all the sons of God shouted for joy? 2 Hear attentively the noise of his voice, | 8 Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it and the sound that goeth out of his mouth.

brake forth, as if it had issued out of the 3 He directeth it under the whole heaven,


d knorpest. and his lightning unto the d ends of the earth.

9 When I made the cloud the garment there. 4 After it a voice eroareth: he thundereth

of, and thick darkness a swaddling-band ' with the voice of his excellency; and hele R6228. for it, will not stay them when his voice is heard.

10 And brake up for it my decreed place, 5 God thundereth marvellously with his

and set bars and doors, voice; great things doeth he, & which we can-liche pride | 11 And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but not comprehend.

of thy no farther: and here shall thy proud waves 6 For he saith to the snow, Be thou on the l, P.89.8. I be stayed ?

rain, and to the ahmeers of min

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CHAPTER XXXIX thy days; and caused the day-spring to know trong his place;

V NOWEST thou the time when the wild 13 That it might take hold of the kends of1 P10. 15. A goats of the rock bring forth? or canst the earth, that the wicked might be shaken out thou mark when the hinds do calve?

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2 Canst thou number the months that they 14 It is turned as clay to the seal; and they fulfil ? or knowest thou the time when they stand as a garment.

bring forth? 15 And from the wicked their light is with-1 • Ex.9.18, 3 They bow themselves, they bring forth their holden, and the high arm I shall be broken. Jox 10.11. young ones, they cast out their sorrows. 16 Hast thou entered into the springs of the

4 Their young ones are in good liking, they sea ? or hast thou walked in the search of the

grow up with corn; they go forth, and return

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not unto them. 17 Have the gates mof death been opened

5 Who hath sent out the wild ass free? or unto thee? or hast thou seen the doors of the CM who hath loosed the bands of the wild ass ? shadow of death ?

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6 Whose < house I have made the wilderness, 18 Hast thou perceived the breadth of the

and the d barren land his dwellings.

taken earth? declare if thou knowest it all.

7 He scorneth the multitude of the city, nei. 19 Where is the way where light dwelleth ? Cimah,or, ther regardeth he the crying of the driver. and us for darkness, where is the place thereof,

9 The range of the mountains is his pasture, 20 That thou shouldest take it " to the bound

and he searcheth after every green thing. thereof, and that thou shouldest know the paths " Am.5.8. 9 Will the unicorn' be willing to serve thee, to the house thereof?


or abide by thy crib ? 21 Knowest thou it, because thou wast then

10 Canst thou bind the unicorn with his band born? or because the number of thy days is where love in the furrow? or will he harrow the valleys great?


after thee? 22 Hast thou entered into the treasures of a guide 11 Wilt thou trust him, because his strength the snow? or hast thou seen the treasures of

is great ? or wilt thou leave thy labour to him? the hail,

y Je 31.35, 12 Wilt thou believe him, that he will bring 23 Which I have reserved against the time

home thy seed, and gather it into thy barn? of trouble, against the day of battle and war ? 2 Behold us 13 Garest thou the goodly wings unto the 24 By what way is the light parted, which

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peacocks? or & wings and feathers unto the 'scattereth the east wind upon the earth ?

ostrich ? 25 Who hath divided a watercourse for the

14 Which leaveth her eggs in the earth, and overflowing of waters, or a way for the light

warmeth them in dust,

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| 15 And forgetteth that the foot may crush 26 To cause it to rain p on the earth, where

them, or that the wild beast may break them. no man is; on the wilderness wherein there is

16 She is hardened against her young ones,

d P. 101-21 no man;

as though they were not her's: her labour is 27 To satisfy the desolate and waste ground;

in vain without fear; and to cause the bud of the tender herb to

17 Because God hath deprived her of wisdom, spring forth ?

neither i hath heimparted to her understanding 28 Hath the rain a father ? or who hath be

18 What time she lifteth up herself on high, gotten the drops of dew?

she scorneth the horse and his rider. 29 Out of whose womb came the ice ? and

19 Hast thou given the horse strength ? hast the hoary frost " of heaven, who hath gender

thou clothed his neck with thunder ? ed it?

20 Canst thou make him afraid as a grass30 The waters are hid as with a stone, and Je24 hopper ? the glory of his nostrils jis terrible. the face of the deep is frozen.

21 He paweth in the valley, and rejoiceth 31 Canst thou bind the sweet influences of . c.24.6. in his strength : he I goeth on to meet the tu Pleiades, or loose the bands of Orion ?

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daal places. 32 Canst thou bring forth » Mazzaroth in his

22 He mocketh at fear, and is not affrighted; season? or canst thou * guide Arcturus with eraetor. neither turneth he back from the sword. his sons ?

23 The quiver rattleth against him, the glit. 33 Knowest thou the ordinances y of heaven? | De.33.17. Itering spear and the shield. canst thou set the dominion thereof in the

24 He swalloweth the ground with fierceness earth ?

and rage: neither believeth he that it is the 34 Canst thou lift up thy voice to the clouds,

sound of the trumpet. that abundance of waters may cover thee?


25 He saith among the trum tets, Ha, ha; and 35 Canst thou send lightnings, that they may

he smelleth the battle afar off, the thunder of go, and say unto thee, ? Here we are?

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the captains, and the shouting. 36 Who hath put wisdom in the inward

i 6.35.11. 26 Doth thé hawk fly by thy wisdom, and a parts? or who hath given understanding to

stretch her wings toward the south ? the heart?

27 Doth the eagle mount upat thy com37 Who can number the clouds in wisdom?

mand, and make her nest on high? or who can stay the bottles of heaven,

feet dig 28 She dwelleth and abideth on the rock,upon 38 When the dust o groweth into hardness, luese. the crag of the rock, and the strong place. and the clods cleave fast together?

29 From thence she seeketh the prey, and her 39 Wilt thou hunt the prey for the d lion? or

eyes behold afar off. fill the e appetite of the young lions,

30 Her young ones also suck up blood: and 40 When they couch in their dens, and abide mouth. where p the slain are, there is she. in the covert to lie in wait ? 41 W ho provideth for the raven his food ? 1°OL 1

1 Job humbleth himor CHAPTER XL.

1 Job humbleth himself to God. 6 God stirreth hin up to show his righteousness, when his young ones cry unto God, they wan-1

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Job humbles himself to God. JOB.-CHAP. XLI., XLII. Of the behemoth and leviathan

2 Shall he that contendeth e with the Almighty 1 A. M. 2481. | 10 None is so fierce that dare stir him up. instruct him ? he that reproveth God, let him – who then is able to stand before me? answer it.

11 Who hath prevented me, that I should 3 || Then Job answered the LORD, and said,

DORD, and said, b Ezr.9.6.

repay him ? whatsoever is under the whole 4 Behold, I am b vile; what shall I answer 2.42.6. heaven is mine. thee ? I will lay my hand upon my mouth.

12 I will not conceal his parts, nor his power, 5 Once have I spoken; but I will not answer: Pa.9.5,7. nor his comely proportion. yea, twice ; but I will proceed no farther.

13 Who can discover the face of his garment ? 61 Then 4 answered the LORD unto Job out.c.29.9. or who can come to him & with his double briof the whirlwind, and said,

2.93 dle ? 7 Gird up thy loins now like a man: I will 1. 14 Who can open the doors of his face? his demand of thee, and declare thou unto me.

teeth are terrible round about. 8 Wilt thou also disannul my judgment ? wilt

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15 His scales bure his pride, shut up togethou condemn me, that thou mayest be right

ther as with a close seal. eous ?

| 16 One is so near to another, that no air can 2 Hast thou an arm like God ? or canst thou

come between them. nunder with a voice e like him ? **** 17 They are joined one to another, they stick 10 Deck thyself now with majesty and ex

together, that they cannot be sundered. cellency; and array thyself with glory and

18 By his neesings a light doth shine, and his beauty.

ethane, eyes are like the eylids of the morning. 11 Cast abroad the rage of thy wrath : and

19 Out of his mouth go burning lamps, and behold every one that is proud, and abase

sparks of fire leap out. bim.

20 Out of his nostrils goeth smoke, as out of 12 Look on every one that is & proud, and

a seething pot or caldron.

Ps. 101.14. bring him low; and tread down the wicked

21 His breath kindleth coals, and a flame in their place.

| goeth out of his mouth. 13 Hide them in the dust together; and bind

22 In his neck remaineth strength, and sortheir faces in secret.

row i is turned into joy before him. 14 Then will I also confess unto thee that

23 The flakes of his flesh are joined togethine own right hand can save thee.

ther : they are firm in themselves; they can15 | Behold now h behemoth, which I made

not be moved. with thee; he eateth grass as an ox.

24 His heart is as firm as a stone; yea, as 16 Lo now, bis strength is in his loins, and his in hard as a piece of the nether millstone. force is in the navel of his belly.

25 When he raiseth up himself, the mighty

pool. 17 He i moveth his tail like a cedar: the | are afraid: by reason of breakings they purisinews of his stones are wrapped together.

fy themselves. 18 His bones are as strong pieces of brass;

26 The sword of him that layeth at him canbis bones are like bars of iron.

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not hold : the spear, the dart, nor the ha19 He is the chief of the ways of God: hela la 37.29. | bergeon. that made him can make his sword to approach

27 He esteemeth iron as straw, and brass as unto him.

Trotten wood. 20 Surely the mountains bring him forth

28 The arrow cannot make him flee: slingi food, where all the beasts of the field play. e Ro.11.35 stones are turned with him into stubble. 21 He lieth under the shady trees, in the co

| 29 Darts are counted as stubble : he laugheth

(Ex.19.5. vert of the reed, and fens.

at the shaking of a spear. 22 The shady trees cover him with their sha

30 Sharp I stones are under him : he spreaddow; the willows of the brook compass him

eth sharp pointed things upon the mire. about.

31 He maketh the deep to boil like a pot: he

gor, ritkin. 23 Behold, hek drinketh up a river, and hast

maketh the sea like a pot of ointment. eth not: he trusteth that he can draw up Jor

32 He maketh a path to shine after him ; one dan into his mouth.

would think the deep to be hoary. 24 lle i taketh it with his eyes: his nose pier- i rejoiceth. 33 Upon earth there is not his like, who mis ceth through snares.

i fallings.

made without fear. CHAPTER XLI..

34 He beholdeth all high things : he is a king Of Goul's great power in the leviathan

kor, breast over all the children of pride. MANST thou draw out - leviathan with a U hook ? or his tongue with a cord which prietence

CHAPTER XLII. thou lettest down?

2 Canst thou put a hook d into his nose? or m ore age and death. bore his jaw through with a thorn ?

THEN Job answered the Lord, and said, 3 Will he make many supplications unto Ge 18.14

12 I know that thou « canst do every thing, thee? will he speak soft words unto thee ?

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and that no thought can be withholden from 4 Will he make a covenant with thee? wilt


bor, of thou take him for a servant for ever ?

chine can 3 Who eis he that hideth counsel without 5 Wilt thou play with him as with a bird ? or

knowledge ? therefore have I uttered that I wilt thou bind bin for thy maidens ?

understood not; things too wonderful 4 for

e c.322,3 6 Shall thy companions make a banquet of

me, which I knew not. him ? shall they part him among the mer

d PR 1311 | 4 Hear, I beseech thee, and I will speak: I chants ?

e will demand of thee, and declare thou unto 7 Canst thou fill his skin with barbed irons ? e 0.107. me, or his head with fish spears?

5 I have heard of thee by the hearing of the my hana upon him, remember the P8.51.17. ear: but now mine eye seeth thee. battle, do no more.

Ja 4.10 6 Wherefore 'I abhor myself, and repent in 9 Behold, the hope of him is in vain: shall not

| dust and 6 ashes. one be cast down even at the sight of him ? Mat JL.21 7. And it was so, that after the LORD had

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Job's age and death. spoken these words anto Job, the LORD said to 1 4 ** I been of his acquaintance before, and did eat Eliphaz the Temanite, My wrath is kindled

bread with him in his house : and they beagainst thee, and against thy two friends: for

moaned him, and comforted him over all the

i N2L ye have not spoken of me the thing that is

evil that the LORD had brought upon him: right, as my servant Job hath.

DJA 5. 16. every man also gave him a piece of money, 8 Therefore take unto you now i seven bulk die face and every one an ear-ring of gold. locks and seven rams, and go to my servant

12 So the LORD blessed the latter end of Job, and offer up for yourselves a burnt-offer- Mal 1.8 | Job more than his beginning: for he had ing; and my servant Job shall pray for you: Pr.3.11,12 - fourteen thousand sheep, and six thousand for him will I accept : lest I deal with you in the face camels, and a thousand yoke of oxen, and a after your folly, in that ye have not spoken ofl. thousand she-asses.

Ge.2017. me the thing which is right, like my servant fa 147." 13 | He had also seven sons and three Job.

daughters. 9 So Eliphaz the Temanite and Bildad the determinal? 14 And he called the name of the first, JerniShuhite and Zophar the Naamathite went,

ma; and the name of the second, Kezia; and and did according as the LORD commanded

the name of the third, Keren-happuch. them : the LORD I also accepted – Job.


15 And in all the land were no women found 10 And the LORD turned the captivity of

so fair as the daughters of Job: and their father Job, when he prayed for his friends: also the

gave them inheritance among their brethren. LORD gave Job twice as much as he had. Des 18. 16 | After this lived Job a hundred and forty before.

years, and saw his sons, and his sons sons, 11 Then there came unto him all p his bre-rol.3. eren four generations. thren, and all his sisters, and all they that had 25.26. 17 So Job died, being old and full of days.

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I The happiness of the godly. The anhappiness of the ungodly.

bor ericked perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled DLESSED is the man that walketh not in. Je 15.12. but a little. Blessed are all they that put their

D the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth a Job 312 trust in him.
in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat

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PSALM III. of the scornful.

The rourity of God's protection.

(Je. 17.& 2 But his delight dis in the law of the Lord;

A Psalm of David, when he fled from Absaand in his law • doth he meditate day and night.

lom his son. 3 And he shall be like a tree' planted by the

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IT ORD, how are they increased that trouble rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in

U me? many are they that rise up against his season; his leaf also shall not & wither; Job 2. 10. me.

n and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.

k Pr. 15.9. 2 Many there be which say of my soul, There 4 The ungodly are not so: but are like the .4.25,

105. Dis no help for him in God. Selah. chaff - which the wind driveth away.

3 But thou, O LORD, art a shield - for me; 5 Therefore the ungodly shall not stand iin bor,lumul my glory, and the lifter up of my head. the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation assemble. | 4 I cried unto the LORD with my voice, and of the righteous.

Ps 46.6. he heard me out of his holy hill. Selalı. 6 For the Lord knoweth the way of the d meditate. 5 I laid me down and d slept; I awaked; for righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall le Pa 457. | the LORD sustained me. perish.

í Lu.19.14 6 I will not be afraid of ten thousands of PSALM II.

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people, that have set themselves against me 1 The kingdom of Christ. 10 Kings are exhorted to accept it

h or trouble.

round about. W HY do the heathen berage, and the

| 7 Arise, O LORD; save me, O my God : for

i anointed. V people dimagine a vain thing?

thou hast smitten all mine enemies upon the

| Ac.5.31. 2 The kings of the earth set themselves, and

cheek bone; thou hast broken the teeth of the rulers take counsel together, against the

the ungodly. LORD, and against his anointed, saying,


8 Salvation belongeth unto the LORD: thy 3 Let'us break their bands asunder, and cast

I or, for a

blessing is upon thy people. Selah. away their cords from us.

m Mat 3.17.

PSALM IV. 4 le that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh ;

I David prayeth for andience. He reproveth and exhorteth his enemies Maat

n Re2.27. the Lord shall have them in & derision.

To the a chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm

o He.12.28. 5 Then shall he speak unto them in his wrath,

of David. and "vex them in his sore displeasure.

LEAR me when I call, O God of my right

p Jn.52 6 Yet have I set my king ) upon « my holy

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was in distress; have mercy upon me, and 7 I will declare the decree: the LORD hath / 28. c. 15.. hear my prayer. said unto me, Thou - art my son ; this day b P271.11. 20 ye sons of men, how long will ye turn have I begotten thee.

c or, about. my glory into shame? how long will ye love 118 Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen a Ps.127.2 vanity, and seek after leasing? Selah. for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts els 27.1,

3 But know that the Lord hath set apart him of the earth for thy possession.

| that is godly for himself: the LORD will hear

(1s 13.11. 9 Thou shalt break them with a" rod cf iron;

when I call unto him. thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter's

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4 Stand in awe, and sin not: commune with vessel.' .

your own heart upon your bed, and be still. 10 Be wise now therefore, Oye kings: be Hab. 3. 19. Selah. instructed, ye judges of the earth.

5 Offer the sacrifices of righteousness, and 11 Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice unto. | put your trust in the LORD. with trembling.

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a Hab.1.18. suddenly. 7 Thou hast put gladness in my heart, more before


thine eyes. than in the time that their corn and their wine

1 David praveth against the malice of his enemies, profeswing his innocency. 10 By

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8 I will d both lay me down in peace, and deceit. Shiggaion 4 of David, which he sang unto I
sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell the temple the LORD, concerning the words of Cush
in safety.

Koliness. the Benjamite.

LORD, my God, in thee do I put my trust:

which David prayeth, and professeth his stady in prayer. 4 God favoureth not the wicked.

save me from all them that persecute me, 7 David, professing his faith, prayeth unto God to guide him, 10 to destroy his enemies, ll and to preserve the godly.

and deliver me:

To the chief Musician upon Nehiloth, A Psalm

| 2 Lest he tear my soul like a lion, rending it ?

for, stead of David.

featness. in pieces, while there is a none to deliver. MIVE ear to my words, O LORD, consider my his, i.e. in 3 O LORD my God, if I have done this; if U meditation.

there be iniquity in my hands; 2 Hearken unto the voice of my cry, my them | 4 If I have rewarded evil unto him that was King, and my God: for unto thee will I pray. h wicked | at peace with me; (yea, I have delivered him 3 My voice shalt thou hear in the morning,

that without cause is mine enemy:) O LORD; in the morning will I direct my pruyerhem 5 Let the enemy persecute my soul, and take fra

guilty. unto thee, and will look up.

it; yea, let him tread down my life upon the 4 For a thou art not a God that hath pleasure jor, from earth, and lay my honour in the dust. Selah. in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with counsels. 6 Arise, O LORD, in thine arger, lift up thy

k Is.65.13, self because of the rage of mine enemies: and 5 The foolish shall not stand bin thy sight:

awake i for me to the judgment that thou hast thou hatest all workers of iniquity.

commanded. 6 Thou shalt destroy them that speak leasing: | 7 So shall the congregation of the people het the LORD will abhor the bloody and deceitful a or, the compass thee about: for their sakes therefore man.

return thou on high. iced the love u 7 But as for me, I will come into thy house Ps 12 title 8 The Lord shall judge the people: judge me, in the multitude of thy mercy: and in thy | Je. 10.24. O LORD, 8 according to my righteousness, and fear will I worship toward d thy holy temple. Laps according to mine integrity that is in me. 8 Lead me, O Lord, in thy righteousness be

| 9 Oh let the wickedness of the wicked come

e Ps.51.8. cause of mine enemies ; make thy way

to an end ; but establish the just: for the right

ayr Ep.2.7,8. straight before my face.

eous God trieth the b hearts and reins. 9 For there is no faithfulness in their Is. 10 My i defence sis of God, which saveth the mouth; their inward part is h very wicked-h P88.11. upright in heart. ness; their throat is an open sepulchre; they i or, every. il God k judgeth the righteous, and God is flatter with their tongue.

angry with the wicked every day. 10 1 Destroy thou them, O God; let them fall k Ps 119. | 12 If i he turn not, he will whet his sword; he by their own counsels; cast them out in the 195.19. hath bent his bow, and made it ready. multitude of their transgressions; for they

1 Ps.145.18.

13 He hath also prepared for him the instruhave rebelled against thee.

ments of death; he ordaineth his arrows 11 But k let all those that put their trust in thee

magainst the persecutors. rejoice: let them ever shout for joy, because

14 Behold, he travaileth with iniquity, and thou i defendest them: let them also that love

hath conceived mischief, and brought forth thy name be joyful in thee.

a Hab.3.1. falsehood.

Callá vont' a 12 For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; bor, busi 15 He n made a pit, and digged' it, and is with favour wilt thou compass him as with a nes o fallen into the ditch which he made. shield.

c 2 Sa. 16. | 16 His mischief shall return upon his own PSALM VI.

head, and his violent dealing shall come down 1 David's complaint in his sickness. 8 By faith he triumpheth over his enemies.

upon his own pate.

e Ps 94.1,2 To the chief Musician on Neginoth upon

17. I will praise the LORD according to his

f Ps.44.23 Sophet shing ab Sheminith, A Psalm of David.

righteousness: and will sing praise to the en oplore O LORD, rebuke me not in thine e anger, nei

name of the LORD most high. U ther chasten me in thy hot d displeasure.

PSALM VIII. 2 Have mercy upon me, o LORD; for I am h Re 223

God's glory is magnified by his worke, and by his love to mau. weak: 0 LORD, heal me ; for my bones e are i buckler is To the chief Musician upon a Gittith, A vexed.

Psalm of David.

Ps.89.18. 3 My soul is also sore vexed : but thou, o

ou, k or, is a

LORD our Lord, how excellent bis thy LORD, how long?

name in all the earth! who hast set thy 4 Return, O Lord, deliver my soul : oh save


glory above the heavens. me for thy mercies' i sake.

2 Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings 5 For & in death there is no remembrance of m De 322 hast thou d ordained strength because of thine thee: in the grave - who shall give thee thanks?

enemies, that thou mightest still the enemy

n hath dig 6 I am weary with my i groaning; all theged a pil. e and the avenger. night i make I my bed to swim; I water my • Es.9.25. 3 When I consider thy heavens, the work of couch with my tears.

thy fingers, the moon and the stars, which
7 Mine eye is consumed because of grief; it dide... thou hast ordained ;
waxeth old because of all mine enemies. b Ps. 143.13. 4 What is man, that thou art mindful of

8 Depart from me, all ye workers of ini- Mal. 11. him ? and the son of man, that thou visitest
quity; for the Lord hath I heard the voice of Pi 31.24. him?
my weeping.

5 For thou hast made him a little lower than

d founded. 9 The Lord hath heard my supplication ; the

e Ps 14.16.

the angels, and hast crowned him with glory LORD will receive my prayer.

and honour. 10 Let all mine enemies be ashamed and He.26.:.. 6 Thou madest him to have dominion over

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