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h flocks and things under his feet:

cks, and LORD abhorreth. 7 5 All sheep and oxen, yea, and the beasts of them. 4 The wicked, through the pride of his coun

a Ps. 139.14. of the field;

tenance, will not seek after God: God is not

b Ps.83.18. 8 The fowl of the air, and the fish of the sea,

e made my ' in all his thoughts. and whatsoever passeth through the paths of fue 5 His ways are always grievous ; thy judg

d in rightthe seas.


ments are far above out of his sight: as for all 9 O Lord our Lord, how excellent is thy name his enemies, he puffeth at them. in all the earth!

for, The 6 He hath said in his heart, I shall not be PSALM IX.'."

moved: for I shall & never be in adversity. David praiseth God for executing of judgment. 11 He inciteth others to praise him. 13 He prayeth that he may have cause to praise him.

7 His mouth is full of cursing and deceit To the chief Musician upon Muth-labben, petual and fraud : under his tongue is mischief and A Psalm of David.

i vanity. I WILL praise thee, O LORD, with my whole

8 He sitteth in the lurking places of the villaI heart; I will show forth all thy marvellous 2Ki. 19.25, ges: in the secret places doth he murder the A works.

innocent: his eyes y are privily set against the

h Ps 102.26. 2 I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I willi Re.20.12, poor. sing praise to thy name, O thou most High.

9 He lieth in wait k secretly as a lion in his 3 When mine enemies are turned back, they places den: he lieth in wait to catch the poor: he shall fall and perish at thy presence.

k Pr. 18.10. doth catch the poor, when he draweth him into + For thou hast maintained my right and

| afflicted. This net. my cause; thou satest in the throne judging "alionet

"tation. | 10 He i croucheth, and humbleth himself, that d right.

n Ps 19.14. the poor may fall mby his strong ones. 5 Thou hast rebuked the heathen, thou hast

o Ps 50.22

| 11 He hath said in his heart, God hath - fordestroyed the wicked, thou hast put out their | p 13.41.17. gotten: he hideth his face; he will never see it. name e for ever and ever.

9 Ps 83.15, 12 Arise, O LORD; O God, lift up thy hand : 6 i 0 thou enemy, destructions are come to a

forget not the • humble. perpetual end : and thou hast destroyed & ci

13 Wherefore doth the wicked contemn God? ties; their memorial is perished with them. oil he doch he hath said in his heart, Thou wilt not re7 But the LORD shall endure for ever : heb quire it.

souls. hath prepared his throne for judgment.

14 Thou hast seen it; for thou beholdest mis8 And i he shall judge the world in right

chief and spite, to requite it with thy hand : eousness, he shall minister judgment to the

d or, the

the poor p committeth himself unto thee; thou people in uprightness.

art the helper of the fatherless. 9 The LORD also will be a refuge for the op

15 Break 9 thou the arm of the wicked and the pressed, a refuge in times of trouble.

LORD. evil man : seek out his wickedness till * thou 10 And they that know thy name I will put eor, all his find none. their trust in thee: for thou, LORD, hast not for are, There 16 The Lord is King for ever and ever:

is no God saken them that seek thee.

the heathen are perished out of his land. 11 Sing praises to the LORD, which dwelleth

f Ep.212

17 LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the in Zion: declare among the people his doings.

humble : thou wilt prepare their heart, thou 12 When he maketh inquisition for blood, he

wilt cause thine ear to hear : remembereth them : he forgetteth not the cryn dereits. 18 To judge the fatherless and the oppressof the 1 humble..

i or, ini ed, that the man of the earth may no more 13 Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider

j hide them

w oppress. my trouble which I suffer of them that hate selves.


k in the me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of

1 David encourageth himself in God against his enemies. 4 The providence ani jiss death :


To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. 14 That I may show forth all thy praise in "hinsels. I IN the LORD put I my trust : how say ye to my the gates of the daughter of Zion: I will re

1 soul, Flee as a bird to your mountain ? joice in thy salvation.

parte. 2 For, lo, the wicked a bend their bow, they 15 The heathen are sunk down in the pit Ec.8.11. make ready their arrow upon the string, tha! that they made: in the net which they hid is let aract they may b privily shoot at the upright in their own foot taken.

heart. 16 The Lord is known by the judgment which

9 Ps 37.17.

3 If the foundations - be destroyed, what can he executeth: the wicked is snared in the work

r 2 Ki. 21.12

the righteous do ? of his own hands. m n Higgaion. Selah.

..15 4 The Lord is in his holy d temple, the LORD's 17 The wicked shall be turned into hell, and 1T1.6.15, throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyeall the nations that forget · God.

lids try, the children of men. 18 For the needy p shall not alway be forgot

5 The LORD trieth the righteous: but the ten: the expectation of the poor shall not pe "btiche wicked and him that loveth violence his soul rish for ever.

v Is.114. hateth. 19 Arise, O Lord; let not man prevail: let


6 Upon the wicked he shall rain snares, fire the heathen be judged in thy sight.

fand brimstone, and a horrible tempest:

a Ps.64.2.4. 20 Put them in a fear, O Lord : that the na

this shall be the portion of their cup.

b in dark. tions may know themselves to be tut men.

7 For the righteous LORD loveth righteousSelah.

ness; his countenance doth behold the upright. PSALM X

d Hab.2.20.

SALM XII. 1 David complaineth to God of the outrage of the wicked. 12 He prayeth for remedy.

1 David, destitute of human comfort, craveth help of God. 3 He comforteth hunael. 16 He professeth his confidence.

e or, quick with God's Judgments on the wicked, and conbidence in God'r tried promises W HY standest thou afar off, O LORD ? why |


To the chief Musician upon * Sheminith, A W_hidest thou thyself in times of trouble ?

r Ge.19.24

Psalm of David. 2The wicked in his pride doth persecute the

DELP, LORD; for the godly man ceaseth; poor: let them be taken in the devices that ling. 11 for the faithful fail from among the child. they have imagined.

a or, the ren of men. 3 For the wicked boasteth of his heart's de- s6 tille 2 They speak vanity every one with his neigh

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David's hope in the resurrection. PSALMS.—XIII..XVII.

He craveth help of God. bour: with flattering lips and with ba double be heart | 5 He that putteth not out his money to heart do they speak.

heart. 1 usury, nor taketh reward against the inno3 The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, greal. cent. He that doeth these things shall never and the tongue that speaketh proud ' things: d 1 Sa. 23. be moved.

Da 7.85. 4 Who have said, With our tongue will we

PSALM XVI. prevail; our lips ure e our own: who is lord over us?

ror, tould

Michtam of David. 5 For the oppression of the poor, for the sigh

PRESERVE me, O God : for in thee do] ing of the needy, now will I arise, saith the 6 P. 119. 1 put my trust. Lord; I will set him in safety from him that

2 O my soul, thou hast said unto the Lord, I puffeth at him.

one | Thou art my Lord : my goodness extendeth

of them. 6 The words of the Lord are & pure words:

not to thee; as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified

of the

3[But to the saints that are in the earth, and seven times.

to the excellent, in whos is all my delight. 7 Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt | a opter 4 Their sorrows shall be multiplied that preserve " them from this generation for ever.

b Ps.88.14.

"hasten after another god : their drink-offer8 The wicked walk on every side, when the

ings of blood will I not offer, nor take up their

e Je 51.9. vilest i men are exalted.

names e into my lips.

a stinking. PSALM XIII.

. 5 The Lord is the portion of mine inherit1 David complaineth of delay in help. 3 He prayeth for preventing grace. 5 He they fear

ad a fear.

ance and of my cup: thou maintainest my lot. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. lc 1253.5. 6 The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant DOW long wilt thou forget me, O LORD ? ld who wil places ; yea, I have a goodly heritage. Les 11 for ever ? how long wilt thou hide thy give. 7 I will bless the LORD, who hath given me face from me ?

e Ro.11.26 counsel: my reins also instruct me in the 2 How long shall I take counsel in my soul, a sojourn. night seasons, ha haring sorrow in my heart daily ? how long bor, receio 8 I have set the LORD always before me: shall mine enemy be exalted over me?

because he is at my right hand, I shall not 3 Consider and hear me, O LORD my God:

be moved. 70.1 lighten mine eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of

9 Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory death;

3. rejoiceth: my flesh also shall rest in hope. sion 4 Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailed... 10.10 For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell in against him ; and those that trouble me re * 17; 22 12 neither wilt thou suffer thy Holy One to see joice when I am moved.

a 2 Pe.1.10. corruption. the hot hy a csille invest i PS. MAX 5 But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart an. A gold 11 Thou wilt show me the path 1 of life: in il is shall rejoice in thy salvation.

A bolom thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right! 6 I will sing unto the LORD, because he hath

hand " there are pleasures • for evermore. dealt bountifully with me.

D Job 35.7,8

ari N, 25. PSALM XVII. .,.*714. . V. PSALM XIV. Samo lá!.

e Mal. 3. 17.

I Davil, in confulence of his integrity, craveth defence of God against his enemies. 10 I Davidsrieth the corruption of a natural an. 4 lle convinceth the wicked lyd or, gire

He showeth their pride, crna, an eagernes 13 He prayeth against them iu condbe light of their conscience. 7 Jle glurieth in the salvation of Gol.

cence of his hope. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

A Prayer of David Heris, so M HE fool hath said in his heart, There is no lo lo.2.17. LEAR the right, O Lord, attend unto my

1 God. They are corrupt, they have done ( La 3 2 I cry, give ear unto my prayer, that goeth abominable works, there is none that doeth

8 my part

not out of feigned lips. good.

h Ac 223,

| 2 Let my sentence come forth from thy pre2 The Lord looked down from heaven upon


sence; let thine eyes behold the things that the children of men, to see if there were any i Ps 73 23 are equal. that did understand, and seek God.

| 3 Thou hast proved my heart; thou hast 3 They are all gone aside, they are all to fidently visited me in the night; thou hast tried me, gether become a filthy : there is none that * Ae.3.15. and shalt find nothing; I am purposed that doeth good, no, not one.

| Mat.7.14

| my mouth shall not transgress.

m Jule 24. 4 Have all the workers of iniquity no know

4 Concerning the works of men, by the word

u Mat. 2133 ledge? who eat up my people as they eat bread, o P.36.8. of thy lips I have kept me from the paths of and call not upon the LORD.

n justice. the destroyer. 5 There were they in great e fear: for God without 5 Hold up my goings in thy paths, that my is in the generation of the righteous.

footsteps ' slip not. 6 Ye have shamed the counsel of the poor, Ps 130.23 | 6 I have called upon thee, for thou wilt hear because the Lord is his refuge.

"Pt.13.3.2 me, O God: incline thine ear unto me, and 7 4 Oh that the salvation of Israel were come ePt.2.10..15 hear my speech. e out of Zion! when the LORD bringeth back | 7 Show thy marvellous loving-kindness, O

moved. the captivity of his people, Jacob shall rejoice, le or, then thou that 6 savest by thy right hand them and Israel shall be glad.


which put their trust in thee from those that PSALM XV.

three from rise up against them. Davul describeth a citizen of Zion

riser. | 8 Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me A Psalm of David.

thy righe under the shadow of thy wings, T ORD, who shall - abide in thy tabernacle?

9 From the wicked that hoppress me, from

h taste. U who shall dwell in thy holy hill ?

my i deadly enemies, who compass me about. 2 He that walketh uprightly, and worketh


| 10 They are enclosed in their own fat : with righteousness, and speaketh the truth in his || The lite their mouth they speak proudly. heart.

| 11 They have now compassed us in our 3 He that backbiteth not with his tongue, nor | mery one steps: they have set their eyes bowing down doeth evil to his neighbour, nor taketh up a

to the earth. reproach against his neighbour.

derrota 12 Like j as a lion that is greedy of his prey, 4 In whose eyes a vile person is contemned ; to muen. and as it were a young lion lurking in secret

knitting. but he honoureth them that fear the Lord. He

places. thal sweareth to his own hurt, and changeth not. l' his face. | 13 Arise, O LORD, 'disappoint him, cast him

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his marvellous blessings. down: deliver my soul from the wicked, 1 mor hy thy. I 22 For all his judgments were before me, and m which is thy n sword:

o le 10.5. I did not put away his statutes from me. 14 From men · which are thy hand, O LORD, or, by 23 I was also upright before him, and I kep:

thy from men of the world, which have their por

myself from mine iniquity.

p Lu. 16.5 tion in this p life, and whose belly thou fillest

24 Therefore hath the Lord recompensed me with thy hid treasure: 4 they are full of child-1 Children according to my righteousness, according to

are full. ren, and leave the rest of their substance to

the cleanness of my hands u in his eyesight.

F1 Jn.3.2 their babes.

25 With the merciful thou wilt show thysell 15 As for me, I will behold thy r face in right

a Px 36.title

| merciful; with an upright man thou wilt show eousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, 62 82.22 thyself upright; with thy likeness.

c1Jn4.19 26 With the pure thou wilt show thyself pure, PSALM XVIII.

d rock and with the froward thou wilt w show thy David praineth God for his manifold and marvellous blessings. e Re.5.11.. self froward. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David,

27 For thou wilt save the afflicted people;

(Ps 50.15. the servant * of the LORD, who spake unto

but wilt bring down high * looks.

g Belial. the Lord the words of this song in the

28 For thou wilt light my ya candle: the LORD day that the LORD delivered him from the bor,cords.

my God will enlighten my darkness. hand of all his enemies, and from the hand 12 Ch.30.27. 29 For by thee I have a run through a troop; of Saul: And he said,

I by. and by my God have I leaped over a wall. TWILL love thee, O LORD, my strength.

| 30 As for God, his way is perfect: the word 1 2 The Lord is my rock, and my fortress, and

of the Lord is b'e tried : he is a buckler a to all my deliverer; my God, my d strength, in whom

those that trust in him. I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my

31 For who is God save the LORD ? or who

n 1 Sa.7.10. salvation, and my high tower.

is a rock save our Gou?

o Ps. 106.9. 3 I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to

32 It is God e that girdeth me with strength, be praised : so shall I be saved from mine por, great and maketh my way perfect. enemies.

33 He maketh my feet like hinds' feet, and

Ps 3.1..5 4 The sorrows of death compassed me, and

setteth me upon my high places. the floods of rungodly men made me afraid.

34 He teacheth my hands to war, so that a 5 The h sorrows of hell compassed me about:

bow of steel is broken by mine arms. the snares of death prevented me.

35 Thou hast also given me the shield of thy 6 In my distress I called upon the LORD, and

salvation : and thy right hand hath holden me cried unto my God: he heard my voice out of

up, and 'thy gentleness hath made me great. his temple, and my cry came before i him,

36 Thou hast enlarged my steps under me, even into his ears.

that my feet did not "slip.

t Pa.37.27. 7 Then the earth shook and trembled ; the

37 I have pursued mine enemies, and overfoundations also of the hills moved and were

taken them: neither did I turn again till they shaken, because he was wroth.

Pr.3.34. were consumed. 8 There went up a smoke i out of his nostrils,

38 I have wounded them that they were not and fire out of his mouth devoured: coals

able to i rise: they are fallen under my feet. were kindled by it.

x Pr.6.16,17| 39 For thou hast girded me with strength un9 He bowed the heavens also, and came or, lamp to the battle: thou hast v subdued under me down: and darkness was under his feet.

those that rose up against me.

2 Pr.20.27 10 And he rode upon a cherub, and did fly :

40 Thou hast also given me the necks of

a or broken yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind.

mine enemies; that I might destroy them that 11 He made darkness his secret place; his frience hate me. pavilion round about him were dark waters


41 They cried, but there was none to save and thick clouds mof the skies.

d Pr.30.5.

them: even unto the LORD, but he answered 12 At the brightness that was before him his l.

e 2 C0.3.6

them not. thick clouds passed, hail stones and coals of fire.

42 Then did I beat them small as the dust be

for, with 13 The Lord also thundered in the heavens, thy meek fore the wind: I did cast them out as the dirt and the Highest gave his voice; hail stones

in the streets. and coals of fire."

43 Thou hast delivered me from the strivings 14 Yea, he sent out his arrows, and scattered

of the people; and thou hast made me the them; and he shot out lightnings, and discom 12 head of the heathen: a I people whom I have fited them.

i 2 Sa.5.20.

not known shall serve me. 15 Then the channels of waters were seen, I caused to 44 m As soon as they hear of me, they shall and the foundations of the world were disco

obey me: the strangers shall • submit them

k Je. 11.11. vered at thy rebuke, O LORD, at the blast of

selves unto me.

I 18.55.5. the breath of thy nostrils.

45 The strangers shall fade away, and be 16 He sent from above, he took me, he drew hearing | afraid out of their close places. me out of p many waters.

46 The LORD liveth, and blessed be my rock; 17 He delivered me from my strong enemy, Sons of land let the God of my salvation be exalted. and from them which hated me: for they were


| 47 It is God that Pavengeth me, and 9 subdutoo strong for me.

o lie, or, eth the people unto me. 18 They prevented me in the day of my ca Seigned 48 He delivereth me from mine enemies: yea,

obedience lamity : but a the LORD was my stay.

thou liftest me up above those that rise up 19 He brought me forth also into a large avenge against me: thou hast delivered me from the

ments for place; he delivered me, because he delighted

violent man. in me.

| 49 Therefore will I give thanks unto thee, 20 The Lord rewarded 'me according to my stroyeth O Lord, among the heathen, and sing praises righteousness; according to the cleanness of man of unto thy name. my hands hath he recompensed me.

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The excellency of God's laws. PSALMS.-XIX.. XXII. David prays in great distress.

| a Ro. 1.19,20 3 For thou preventest him with the blessings the cravtares show God's glory. 7 The word his grace. 12 David prayeth for b without of goodness: thou settest a crown of pure To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

gold on his head. THE heavens - declare the glory of God; | | 4 He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it 1 and the firmament showeth his handy

him, even length of days for ever and ever. work.

5 His glory is great in thy salvation : honour 2 Day unto day uttereth speech, and nightcor, rule, and majesty hast thou laid upon him. unto night showeth knowledge.

| 6 For thou hast made a him most blessed for W3 There is no speech nor language, where ever : thou hast made him exceeding glad

d or, doc their voice is not heard.

| with thy countenance. 4. Their line is gone out through all the car, ma | 7 For the king trusteth in the LORD, and

storing earth, and their words to the end of the world.

through the mercy of the Most High he shall

f truth. In them hath he set a tabernacle for the sun,

not be moved. 5 Which is as a bridegroom coming out of

8 Thy hand shall find e out all thine enemies: his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to comes thy right hand shall find out those that hate run a race.

h Ro.6.12. thee. 6 His going forth is from the end of the hea- 14.

9 Thou shalt make them as a ' fiery oven in ven, and his circuit unto the ends of it: and i or, much. the time of thine anger : the LORD shall swalthere is nothing hid from the heat thereof. j rock. low them up in his wrath, and the fire shall 7 The a law of the LORD is perfect, convert a set thee on devour them.

a high ing the soul : the testimony of the LORD is sure,

10 Their fruit shalt thou destroy from the making wise the simple.

b thy help. I earth, and their seed from among the children 8 The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing c support. of men. the heart: the commandment of the LORD is d barn eo | 11 For they intended evil against thee: they

pure, enlightening the eyes. i. s. hasprisiting ashes to imagined a mischievous device, which i they Honza 9 The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for

are not able to perform. cver: the judgments of the LORD are true heaven of 12 Therefore shalt thou make them turn and righteous altogether.

their k back, when thou shalt make ready 10 More to be desired are they than gold, yea, r by the thine arrows upon thy strings against the face than much fine gold : sweeter also than honey of the sal of them.

Bation of and & the honeycomb.

13 Be thou exalted, LORD, in thine own 11 Moreover by them is thy servant warned:

I strength : 80 will we sing and praise thy and in keeping of them there is great reward. a set him to power..

12 Who can understand his errors ? cleanse inne thou me from secret faults.

b gladded 13 Keep back thy servant also from presump

To the chief Musician upon * Aijeleth Shahar,

joy. tuous sins ; let them not have dominion hover . Ps.4.6,7.

A Psalm of David. me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be in

M Y God, my God, why hast thou forsaken nocent from the great transgression.

I me? why art thou so far from helping 14 Let the words of my mouth, and the medi e Am.9.2,3. me, and from the words of my d roaring ?

Mal 4.1. tation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight,

2 O my God, I cry in the day-time, but thou

gls. 3.11. O Lord, my strength, and my redeemer.

hearest not; and in the night season, and

h Ps.37.28 PSALM XX.

i Ps21,4.

e am not silent.
1 The church bleeseth the king in his exploits. 7 Her confidence in God's nocour. or, set 3 But thou art holy, O thou that inhabitest the

To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. I bertenagas praises ' of Israel.
THE LORD hear thee in the day of trouble ; k shoulder. 14 Our fathers trusted in thee: they trusted,
1 the name of the God of Jacob defend thee. Job 9.19. and thou didst deliver them.
2 Send thee help from the sanctuary, and hind of

| 5 They cried unto thee, and were delivered: · strengthen thee out of Zion.

they trusted in thee, and were not confounded. 3 Remember all thy offerings, and d accept Mat.77.46 6 But I am a 8 worm, and no man; a rethy burnt-sacrifice. Selah.

i proach of men, and despised of the people. 4 Grant thee according to thine own heart, 17 All they that see me laugh me to scorn: and fulfil all thy counsel.

they i shoot out the lip, they shake the head, 5 We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the in eilence saying, name of our God we will set up our banners : | 8 He i trusted on the LORD that he would de

P: 65.1. the LORD fulfil all thy petitions.

& IX41.14.

| liver him : let him deliver m him, "seeing he 6 Now know I that the LORD saveth his anoint- b 18.53.3. delighted in him. ed; he will hear him from e his holy heaven Ma. 15.29, 9 But thou art he that took me out of the I with the saving strength of his right hand. Lu.235, womb: thou • didst make me hope when I was 7 Some trust in chariots, and some in horses:

| open.

| upon my mother's breasts. but we will remember the name of the LORD KR 100.26. | 10 I was cast upon thee from the womb: thou our God.

I rolled part my God from my mother's belly.

himself. 8 They are brought down and fallen : but... | 11 Be not far from me; for trouble is near; we are risen, and stand upright.

nar, i he for there is a none to help. 9 Save, LORD: let the king hear us when we delight in 12 Many bulls have compassed me: strong call.

o or, keptest bulls of Bashan have beset me round. PSALM XXI.

13 They gaped upon me with their mouths, 1 A thanksgiving for victory. 7 Confidence of farther eccese. p Is 46. & as a ravening and a roaring lion. To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

14 I am poured out like water, and all my THE king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD ; | helper. bones are out of joint: my heart is like wax, 1. and in thy salvation how greatly shall he

it is melted in the midst of my bowels. rejoice!

15 My strength is dried up like a potsherd. 2 Thou hast given him his heart's desire, and

and my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; and thou hast not withholden the request of his lips. dered. hast brought me into the dust of death. Selah.

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His confidence in prayer. sembly of the wicked have inclosed me: they "2013. | 6 This is the generation of them that seek a pierced my hands and my feet.

him, that seek thy face, Jacob. Selah. 17 I may tell all my bones: they look and | 7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye stare upon me.

w only one lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of 18 They part my garments among them, and hand Iglory shall come in. cast lots upon my vesture.

y 2 T1.4.17.

18 Who is this King of glory? The LORD 19 But be not thou far from me, O LORD: O

z la 34.7.

strong and mighty, the LORD mighty in battle. my strength, haste thee to help me.

| 9 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift 20 Deliver my soul from the sword; my

He 211, them up, ye everlasting doors ; and the King w darling from the power of the dog.

of glory shall come in. 21 Save me from the lion's ' mouth: for thou Pa 115.11, 10 Who is this King of glory ? The LORD of hast heard me from the horns of the 2 unicorns. hosts, he is the King of glory. Selah. 22 I will declare thy name unto my bre-1

PSALM XXV. thren: in the midst of the congregation will I a Pa.66.13,

gregation will Pa.66.13, 1 David's confidence in prayer. 7 He prayeth for remission of sins, 16 and for help praise thee.

A Psalm of David. 23 Ye that fear the Lord, praise him; all ye / Ec..4,5. TINTO thee, O LORD, do I lift up my soul. the seed of Jacob, glorify him; and fear him, I MAL5.5.

U 2 O my God, I trust in thee: let me not be all ye the seed of Israel.

a ashamed, let not mine enemies triumph 24 For he hath not despised nor abhorred the S..

over me. affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid

3 Yea, let none that wait on thee be ashamed: his face from him ; but when he cried unto

let them be ashamed which transgress withhim, he heard.

out cause.

b Ps.84.11. 25 My praise shall be of thee in the great

4 Show me thy ways, O LORD ; teach me a congregation: I will pay my vows before prender thy paths. them that fear him.


5 Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for 26 The meek shall eat and be satisfied: they d waters of thou art the God of my salvation ; on thee shall praise the LORD that seek him: your heart

do I wait all the day.

e Is. 43.2 shall live for ever.

6 Remember, O LORD, thy « tender mercies 27 All the ends of the world shall remember makes! and thy loving-kindnesses; for they have been

fast. and turn unto the LORD: and all the kindreds

ever of old.

g to length of the nations shall worship before thee.

of days.

7 Remember not the sins of my d youth, nor 28 For the kingdom is the LORD's: and he is

a Ps 15.

my transgressions : according = to thy mercy the governor among the nations.

remember thou me for thy goodness' sake, O

The clean 29 All they that be fat upon earth shall eat of hards. LORD. and worship: all they that go down to the

8 Good and upright is the LORD : therefore dust shall bow before him: and none can keep

will he teach sinners in the way. alive his own soul.

9 The meek will he guide in judgment: and 30 A seed shall serve him ; it shall be account

the meek will he teach his way. ed to the Lord for a generation.

| 10 All the paths of the LORD are mercy and 31 They shall come, and shall declare his of Jacob truth unto such fas keep his covenant and his righteousness & unto a people that shall be born, a P.22.4,5 hat he hath done this.

11 For & thy name's sake, O LORD, pardon PSALM XXIII.

Je 50.5.

mine iniquity ; for it is " great. David's confilence in God's grace.

12 What man is he that feareth the LORD? him A Psalm of David.

Ti shall he teach in the way that he shall choose. THE LORD is my a shepherd; I shall not want. I a Job 13.26. 13 His soul shall idwell at ease; and his seed T 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pas

shall inherit k the earth.

e P&51.1. tures : he leadeth me beside the still waters.

14 The secret of the LORD is with them that

| 3 He restoreth my soul : he leadeth me in the

Ho 14.9.

fear him; and mhe will show them his covenant. paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

15 Mine eyes are ever toward the Lord; for 4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the 90'] he shall " pluck my feet out of the net. the shadow of death, I will fear no evil : for

16 Turn P thee unto me, and have mercy thou e art with me; thy rod and thy staff they R0.5.15.. upon me; for I am desolate and afflicted. comfort me.

17 The troubles of my heart are enlarged : ! 5 Thou preparest a table before me in the l' 37.3.*

O bring thou me out of my distresses. presence of mine enemies: thou 'anointesty lodge in 18 Look upon mine affliction and my pain; my head with oil; my cup runneth over.

and forgive all my sins. 6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me P337.11, 19 Consider mine enemies; for they are all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the

many; and they hate me with 'cruel hatred. house of the LORD & for ever.

20 o keep my soul, and deliver me: let me


not be ashamed; for I put my trust in thee. to to receive him."

21 Let integrity and uprightness preserve A Psalm of David.

me; for I wait on thee. THE earth is the Lord's, and the fulness | 22 Redeem Israel, O God, out of all his

1 thereof; the world, and they that dwell n bring troubles. therein.


PSALM XXVI. 2 For he hath founded it upon the seas, and Ps 124.7,8

David resorteth goto God in confidence of his integrity. established it upon the floods.

p Mi.7.19.

A Psalm of David. 3 Who a shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? ne ml OT the LORD! Hab.3.17

JUDGE me, O LORD ; for I have walked in or who shall stand in his holy place?

Jmine integrity : I have trusted also in the 4. b He that hath clean hands, and a pure r hatred of Lord; therefore I shall not slide. heart; who hath not listed up his soul unto

2 Examine · me, O LORD, and prove me; try vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.

. Ps. 130.8.

my reins and my heart. 5 Ile « shall receive the blessing from the LORD, Ps-139.22. 3 For thy loving-kindness is before mine eyes: and righteousness from the God of his salvation. b Zec.13.8. I and I have walked in thy truth.

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